Tag: contemporary

Serious Moonlight Review: A Seriously Good Book

Serious Moonlight Review: A Seriously Good Book

Serious Moonlight is by far my favourite contemporary YA novel that I’ve read so far this year. Granted, there hasn’t been a single Jenn Bennett book that I haven’t loved, but Serious Moonlight is my absolute favourite of everything that she has ever written. I loved the setting, the characters, the issues discussed, the mystery and just the […]

June 7, 2019 | 3 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in 4 stars, Books, Reviews
5 Things I Liked About What I Like About Me

5 Things I Liked About What I Like About Me

I wasn’t sure what to expect from What I Like About Me because the synopsis reminded me so much of Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy, with the beauty pageant and body positivity aspects. But What I Like About Me is definitely a vastly different book to Dumplin’. It is very quintessentially Australian and I related to it much more than I related to Dumplin’ because […]

May 28, 2019 | 2 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in 4 stars, Books, Reviews
Field Notes on Love Review: Love is like Pizza

Field Notes on Love Review: Love is like Pizza

Jennifer E. Smith’s books are always short and sweet, and right up my alley. Except I kinda didn’t really like Field Notes on Love very much. Which is a big deal because I am Jennifer E. Smith trash. Field Notes on Love had a really great concept and definitely inspired a wanderlust in me. It follows Hugo, from […]

April 9, 2019 | 1 Comment
By Jenna
Posted in 3 stars, Books, Reviews
Starry Eyes Review: Cute, Outdoorsy Contemporary Romance

Starry Eyes Review: Cute, Outdoorsy Contemporary Romance

Jenn Bennett is someone who I know I can always count on for a quick and cute contemporary YA romance that is well-written. While Starry Eyes was probably my least favourite of her novels so far, it was still a really great read. For me, the setting and the plot didn’t really grab me because it’s all […]

January 29, 2019 | 4 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in Books