Category: 4 stars

The Gentleman’s Guide To Vice And Virtue Review: Hilarious Historical Romp With Refreshing Characters

The Gentleman’s Guide To Vice And Virtue Review: Hilarious Historical Romp With Refreshing Characters

Getting attacked by highwaymen, held as hostage by pirates, and set on an alchemical journey with his best friend and snarky sister – what else would Monty want for his Grand Tour? The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue is a delicious blend of wit and research, showcasing how aspects such as a biracial romance, […]

June 20, 2017 | 8 Comments
Rich People Problems Review: Ridiculous, Excessive & Completely Addicting

Rich People Problems Review: Ridiculous, Excessive & Completely Addicting

What do you do when you’re outrageously rich and you’re part of the most powerful, influential families in Asia? You spend it of course, in the wildest and craziest ways. From plastering oneself with the next season’s designer labels, to being named a Countess and having everyone bow to them, to getting plastic surgery for […]

How To Make A Wish Review: This Book Granted My Wish For A Stunning Contemporary

How To Make A Wish Review: This Book Granted My Wish For A Stunning Contemporary

Easily one of the most memorable contemporary reads of the first half of 2017, How To Make A Wish captured my heart, squeezed it, hugged it, and never let go throughout the entire read. We have a rather bittersweet exploration of a mother and daughter relationship, the fresh, sweet new feelings of a newly-discovered relationship […]

May 1, 2017 | 14 Comments
Girl Out Of Water Review: Skateboarding and Surfing in the Summer

Girl Out Of Water Review: Skateboarding and Surfing in the Summer

This book, which delves into the life of Anise during the summer between her junior and senior year of high school, was an amazingly refreshing read featuring a main character that goes through incredible character growth, all the while learning what home really means to her. Silverman writes Anise’s teen voice with a gripping tone […]

April 25, 2017 | 15 Comments
The Upside of Unrequited Review: Fun, Adorable and Diverse

The Upside of Unrequited Review: Fun, Adorable and Diverse

The Upside of Unrequited is a companion to Becky Albertalli’s Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda. It focuses on Abby’s cousin, Molly, and her journey to finding love and having her first ever romance. Simon vs for me was a standout book and The Upside of Unrequited didn’t quite live up to my extremely high expectations but I still really enjoyed […]

April 13, 2017 | 24 Comments