Book Review: What If It’s Us by by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

What If It's Us by by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera Synopsis: Arthur is only in New York for the summer, but if Broadway has taught him anything, it’s that the universe can deliver a showstopping romance when you least expect it. Ben thinks the universe needs to mind its business. If the universe had … Continue reading Book Review: What If It’s Us by by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

Two Truths and a Lie Tag

I was tagged by Sara to do this tag. HOW TO PARTICIPATE Create a post with your two bookish truths and one bookish lie – but be sure to keep it a secret so your readers can guess! Reveal the lie in a spoiler at the bottom of your post (you can use this HTML code! … Continue reading Two Truths and a Lie Tag

Book Review: It’s Not Like It’s a Secret by Misa Sugiura

It's Not Like It's a Secret by Misa Sugiura Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Sana Kiyohara has too many secrets. Some are small, like how it bothers her when her friends don’t invite her to parties. Some are big, like that fact that she’s pretty sure her father’s having an affair. And then there’s the one that she … Continue reading Book Review: It’s Not Like It’s a Secret by Misa Sugiura

Book Review: Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams

Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams Synopsis: This deeply sensitive and powerful debut novel tells the story of a thirteen-year-old who is filled with self-loathing and must overcome internalized racism and a verbally abusive family to finally learn to love herself. There are ninety-six things Genesis hates about herself. She knows the exact number … Continue reading Book Review: Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams

Book Review: Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen Synopsis: Jane Austen's first novel—published posthumously in 1818—tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion. Though Austen's fallible heroine is repeatedly drawn into scrapes while vacationing at Bath and during her subsequent visit to Northanger Abbey, Catherine eventually triumphs, blossoming into a discerning … Continue reading Book Review: Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen