Warcross, Marie Lu

I would love to claim that I am an avid reader of all genres, but that would be a lie. I don’t know what it is; maybe I’m picking the wrong books, or there is just something fundamentally wrong with me (pretty sure there is), but science fiction and me don’t mesh well. I’ve never... Continue Reading →


The Female of the Species, Mindy McGinnis

** Trigger Warnings: The following review discusses rape, violence, and murder.** In the YA genre, especially in recent years, the boundaries regarding what is acceptable for teens to read has been stretched and pulled. As a bookseller, this becomes difficult, as many books have such important themes and messages that young adults should have access... Continue Reading →

Star-Crossed, Barbara Dee

I very rarely read books that I’m prepared to dislike. For the most part, I choose books based off recommendations from people I know, discussions that I see online, or things that are gathering a lot of hype or buzz. Therefore, it’s unusual for me to pick a random author—one I’ve never seen before—and read... Continue Reading →

The Thing About Jellyfish, Ali Benjamin

Hello, and welcome to my  very first review! Don't let that scare you; I've reviewed many, many books on Goodreads, but this is my first official review for my new blog! (Too cheesy? Okay, moving on.) Today's book is The Thing About Jellyfish, written by Ali Benjamin and published in 2015. "Whatever was about to happen next... Continue Reading →

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