Category: 2 stars

Lisette’s Paris Notebook Review: Cute Cover but Little Substance

Lisette’s Paris Notebook Review: Cute Cover but Little Substance

I love fluffy contemporary romance novels and Lisette’s Paris Notebook looked extremely promising. It has an extremely cute cover and was screaming Anna and the French Kiss at me. However, I found this novel to be a pretty big disappointment and did not enjoy the reading experience at all. There isn’t really any other word to describe the plot […]

February 1, 2017 | 17 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in 2 stars, Books, Reviews
Contemporary YA Reviews: One Would Think the Deep & My Heart and Other Black Holes

Contemporary YA Reviews: One Would Think the Deep & My Heart and Other Black Holes

I’m so disappointed that I didn’t enjoy One Would Think The Deep. I have given 5 stars to Claire Zorn’s other novels, but this one just felt so different to her other novels. Set in a small surfing town, the characters talk like “ridin’ waves brah” or “epic ay!”. It was difficult to get into because of […]

Glass Sword Review: I’m Kind of a Big Deal

Glass Sword Review: I’m Kind of a Big Deal

I’m not entirely sure what happened here, but Glass Sword felt very different to Red Queen. Don’t get me wrong, there’s still a lot of angst in the romance and it still feels like it’s based off Xmen, Hunger Games and Red Rising. While Red Queen built up to it’s peak and had some great twists in the end, Glass Sword was just long-winded and […]

June 18, 2016 | 35 Comments