Another year another recap! 2017 was the best reading year I've had yet and, embarrassingly, the first year I actually read for all 12 months and avoided a 6 month reading slump yikes *backs away in shame* No, but for real, this year was really great book-wise. Not just reading but being in the book … Continue reading 2017 Recap: The Good, The Not-So-Good, and the Random
I am SO happy with how many amazing books I've read so far in 2017. It's safe to say that this has been the best year for YA for me yet! Continuing along with amazing 2017 releases: WARCROSS!
Synopsis: Despite sending him letters ever since she was thirteen, Taliah Abdallat never thought she'd ever really meet Julian Oliver. But one day, while her mother is out of the country, the famed rock star from Staring Into the Abyss shows up on her doorstep. This makes sense - kinda - because Julian Oliver is … Continue reading ARC Review: Here We Are Now by Jasmine Warga | WhatWrenReads
Eliza and Her Monsters By Francesca Zappia Publication Date: May 30, 2017 (HarperCollins) Pages: 385 Started Reading: September 5, 2017 Finished Reading: September 5, 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Synopsis: Her story is a phenomenon. Her life is a disaster. In the real world, Eliza Mirk is shy, weird, and friendless. Online, she’s LadyConstellation, the anonymous creator of the wildly popular … Continue reading Review: Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia | WhatWrenReads
Synopsis "The battle for the Crown has begun, but which of the three sisters will prevail? With the unforgettable events of the Quickening behind them and the Ascension Year underway, all bets are off. Katharine, once the weak and feeble sister, is stronger than ever before. Arsinoe, after discovering the truth about her powers, must … Continue reading ARC Review: One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake
"On September 5, a little after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: They're going to die today. Mateo and Rufus are total strangers, but, for different reasons, they're both looking to make a new friend on their End Day. The good news: There's an app for that. … Continue reading ARC Review: They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee Published: June 27, 2017 (Harper Collins) Started Reading: July 19, 2017 Finished Reading: July 20, 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Historical My Rating: 5/5 Stars Synopsis: Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding schools in England and … Continue reading REVIEW: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee (Spoiler Free)
Do you ever read a book that you connect to so much that you feel like it was written specifically for you?
Dividing Eden by Joelle Charbonneau Published: June 6th, 2017 (HarperTeen) Started Reading: June 9th, 2017 Finished Reading: June 12, 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy My Rating: 3/5 Stars Synopsis: Twins Carys and Andreus were never destined to rule Eden. With their older brother next in line to inherit the throne, the future of the kingdom was secure. But appearances—and rivals—can … Continue reading REVIEW: DIVIDING EDEN by JOELLE CHARBONNEAU
History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera Also pictured in the photo is More Happy Than Not, also by Adam Silvera. To see my review on MHTN, click here! Published: January 17, 2017 (Soho Teen) 294 Pages Finished Reading: June 5, 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQ+ My Rating: 5/5 Stars Synopsis: When Griffin’s first … Continue reading REVIEW: HISTORY IS ALL YOU LEFT ME by ADAM SILVERA