Book Review

Hey, Stranger


“You can’t re-create the first time you promise to love someone or the first time you feel loved by another. You cannot relive the sensation of fear, admiration, self-consciousness, passion, and desire all mixed into one because it never happens twice.”

This is the first time I’ve read a book by Renée Carlino and—gosh darn, I love it! Continue reading “Hey, Stranger”

Book Review

Every Piece of My Heart Loves A Thousand Pieces of You


Okay, so first off, let me tell you that this is the first Claudia Gray book that I’ve read so, I’m not familiar with her writing style or the voice of her characters. But it turns out that it’s not hard to read. I am now considering reading her other books. Continue reading “Every Piece of My Heart Loves A Thousand Pieces of You”

Book Review

The Impossible Beauty of this Book


I saw him. I think he was the first person I’d ever truly seen and I couldn’t help it—I wanted him to see me, too.”

It’s been years since I read my very first Samantha Young novel, which was On Dublin Street. But as the years went by and I read more from her, I knew my love for how she spins her stories will be forever. The Impossible Vastness of Us is the latest proof of that. Continue reading “The Impossible Beauty of this Book”

Book Review

Will Love Ember Forever


“There are two kinds of guilt,” I say softly. “The kind that’s a burden and the kind that gives you purpose. Let your guilt be your fuel. Let it remind you of who you want to be.”

To say that I was awed by An Ember In The Ashes is a great understatement. I don’t even know how or where to begin with this review because there were so many points in this book that floored me and left me reeling, making it impossible to form coherent thoughts. Continue reading “Will Love Ember Forever”

Book Review

1,001 Reasons To Love The Wrath and Dawn


“For love, people consider the unthinkable…and often achieve the impossible.”


That was the only word I could think of when I reached the last page of this book—wow. Wow, the characters were awesome. Wow, the narration was one-of-a-kind. Wow, the world presented was very rich. Wow, the plot was flawless. Wow, it got me feeling like I just went on a roller coaster ride. 10 times. Wow, I’m left speechless aside from the tears and incomprehensible babble in my head. Holy Hera it was wow.
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