History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund: Book Review

History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars   Book synopsis: For Linda, isolation and loneliness are all she knows during her adolescent years. She finds an outlet with Mr Grierson, the new history teacher, and the scandal that breaks out when child pornography is found in his possession. And when…

Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican (Book Review)

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican My rating: 4 of 5 stars What this book is about: St. Michael’s working-class Catholic school has, over the years, been falling apart in the hands of the indifferent, ignorant and clueless faculty while maintaining its place as an educational institution for children who have…

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell (Book Review)

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars What this book is about: Cath and Wren are twins – the looking alike kind. They’ve always been very close to each other, sharing everything. Happy moments, like writing Simon Snow fanfiction together, but also sad moments, like being abandoned by their mother. Now Cath…

New Book Releases (October 2016)

Hello friends, happy October! While we may have a new exciting month ahead of us, this has not been such an interesting release time for me. With a couple of appealing new book coming out in various genres, this is mainly a month with great Middle Grade books and a big adult fiction name, Jodi Picoult,…

Book Haul (September 2016)

Since I didn’t do a book haul for August beware: This is going to be a huge one! I’ll start of in the chronological order in which I acquired the books and we’ll go on from there. So let’s do this: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton The Miniaturist has been on my radar for quite…

New Book Releases (September 2016)

How is summer over already? September means back to school or back to work for most of us. But September should also be fun and to make this month less stressful and more carefree we can always turn to books. Here are the new book titles coming out during the month of September: Fiction Jerusalem…

New Book Releases (August 2016)

It’s this time of the month again for us to check out some of the new book releases for the month of August! 🙂 Fiction All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood (release date: 9th of August) To start this month’s new releases and suggestions, we have a debut novel that sounds like a…

Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan (Book Review)

Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan My rating: 4 of 5 stars What this book is about: Neil and Peter have been together for a year and have found in each other a person to love and share their lives. Neil’s parents are still quite confused about him being gay while Peter’s parents have accepted…

The Art of Being Normal by Lisa Williamson (Book Review)

The Art of Being Normal by Lisa Williamson My rating: 3 of 5 stars What this book is about: David Piper is a high school student with a big secret. His parents think he is gay, but Piper and his two best friends know that he is actually a girl. Leo on the other hand,…

The Dust of 100 Dogs by A. S. King (Book Review)

The Dust of 100 Dogs by A.S. King My rating: 3 of 5 stars What this book is about: Emer, an infamous captain pirate, is watching her one true love Seanie die in the hands of her archenemy. This is the day that Emer is cursed with the dust of 100 dogs right before she…

Where She Went by Gayle Forman (Book Review)

Where She Went by Gayle Forman My rating: 2 of 5 stars What this book is about (If you are planning on reading If I Stay first, be warned there are spoilers ahead): It’s been three years since the horrible accident that killed Mia’s family. Adam is now a very famous rock star (his band…