Genre: Contemporary

This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales Review: For anyone who ever felt out of place

This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales Review: For anyone who ever felt out of place

High school was an awkward experience for me. I got good grades and won awards for being top of the class. If this wasn’t social suicide then, I don’t know what was. My friends at school weren’t exactly the popular ones, we just never quite fit in anywhere else. Luckily, I found my place at social activities […]

December 16, 2013 | 58 Comments
Something Like Normal by Trish Doller Review – Teen Soldier Returns from War

Something Like Normal by Trish Doller Review – Teen Soldier Returns from War

Something Like Normal is about a teenage soldier who returns home to visit after serving as a Marine in Afghanistan. After living life constantly on the look out for threats, defending himself against the Taliban, and losing his best friend, Travis finds being at home to be completely surreal. He’s still on edge and gets […]

December 10, 2013 | 35 Comments
Giveaway & Review: Sia by Josh Grayson – Redemption for a mean girl

Giveaway & Review: Sia by Josh Grayson – Redemption for a mean girl

Reviews for SIA “A compelling read full of intrigue, romance, and lots of surprises. I couldn’t wait to see what happened next!” – Jennifer Read Hawthorne, #1 New York Times bestselling author “There have been very few books that made me think they made to someday become a movie (i.e. Warm Bodies, The Host). And I […]

Arabelle’s Shadows by Fleur Gaskin Review: A depressed fashion model’s life

Arabelle’s Shadows by Fleur Gaskin Review: A depressed fashion model’s life

Australia’s Next Top Model is one of my guilty pleasures, filled with bitching, backstabbing and all these wannabe young models fighting for a place in the glamourous modelling industry. Perhaps that’s why I chose to review Arabelle’s Shadows, which is about modelling, written by a previous fashion model. The book is based on a true […]

November 13, 2013 | 23 Comments
Severed Heads, Broken Hearts by Robyn Schneider Review: aka The Beginning of Everything

Severed Heads, Broken Hearts by Robyn Schneider Review: aka The Beginning of Everything

It starts with a severed head and ends with a broken heart. I’m not sure why they renamed the book to The Beginning of Everything, because the previous title captures this charming story perfectly. I just loved the charming, quirky nature of this novel, it was entertaining and hilarious, completely random and it just worked. […]

October 30, 2013 | 36 Comments