Tag: contemporary

When Dimple Met Rishi Review: Ready For Some Bollywood Dancing?

When Dimple Met Rishi Review: Ready For Some Bollywood Dancing?

If you could only read one contemporary book for the first half of 2017, this definitely has to be one of the top contenders. When Dimple Met Rishi showcases diverse characters in the sunny setting of California with extremely realistic situations and a wonderful exploration of family, friendship, and romantic relationships. Suffice it to say, I […]

May 15, 2017 | 29 Comments
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
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
Queens of Geek Review: Relatable, Realistic, and Inspiring Adventure Between Friends

Queens of Geek Review: Relatable, Realistic, and Inspiring Adventure Between Friends

I absolutely adored this book and all the characters that came with it. Queens of Geek follows three Australian friends as they travel together to a geeky convention over the weekend, creating a story of self-discovery while dealing with societal issues relevant to the current time. Readers get to read through the first person POV’s of […]

April 7, 2017 | 16 Comments