Violet Grenade by Victoria Scott {ARC Review}

I received this ARC from Entangled Teen via Netgalley in exchange for a fair review. DOMINO: A girl with blue hair and a demon in her mind. CAIN: A stone giant on the brink of exploding. MADAM KARINA: A woman who demands obedience. WILSON: The one who will destroy them all. When Madam Karina discovers Domino … Continue reading Violet Grenade by Victoria Scott {ARC Review}

Why You Should Be Following Teens in the YA Community (+List of Teens You Should Be Following)

Recently, there's been talk about teens in the online YA community and their safety. Even in a community based on books geared towards teenagers, teens are still feeling unwelcomed. Taryn from novelparadise recently held a poll on Twitter asking the age of members of the YA Twitter community. The results are, well, a bit surprising. As you … Continue reading Why You Should Be Following Teens in the YA Community (+List of Teens You Should Be Following)

Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books to Buy Your Mom This Mother’s Day

Hey everyone! I haven't done a Top Ten Tuesday in quite some time. Since Mother's Day was last weekend, I thought I'd participate in this one! My mom doesn't read too much because she is so busy. She, however, is such a champ when it comes to taking me to book events and carrying my books! If … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books to Buy Your Mom This Mother’s Day

Love, and You by Gretchen Gomez {Book Review}

one day i met a guy who stole my heart, we created a world for ourselves. and another day he broke my heart and shattered my soul. i took the tattered pieces of this broken soul and became anew. - here lies the hurting, the healing, and the learning If you liked poetry books like Milk … Continue reading Love, and You by Gretchen Gomez {Book Review}

April Wrap-Up

Hey guys! I can't believe we are already four months into 2017. It feels like 2016 just ended. Anyway, April was quite an eventful month! I read quite a bit but not as much as i would have liked to though. Although, I had so many different things take place in April so I forgive … Continue reading April Wrap-Up

You’re Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner {ARC Review}

I received this ARC from Penguin Random House in exchange for an honest review. This in no way influences my opinion. When Julia finds a slur about her best friend scrawled across the back of the Kingston School for the Deaf, she covers it up with a beautiful (albeit illegal) graffiti mural. Her supposed best … Continue reading You’re Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner {ARC Review}

SST: Interview with Laura Silverman (Author of Girl Out of Water)

Hello everyone! As a part of the Sunday Street Team, I'm one of the stops for a blog tour featuring Girl Out of Water by Laura Silverman. I am BEYOND excited about this. Without too much delay, let's get to the interview with Laura! 1) Hi Laura! Before we begin, can you talk about Girl Out of Water and … Continue reading SST: Interview with Laura Silverman (Author of Girl Out of Water)

I Will Not Be Watching 13 Reasons Why and Here’s Why…{Discussion Post}

Trigger Warning: In the post, there is talk about self harm, suicide, and rape. Please use precaution before continuing. Right now, it seems like I can't go ten minutes without seeing something about 13 Reasons Why. Even boys in my journalism class were raving about it. However, I felt quite uneasy about the show from … Continue reading I Will Not Be Watching 13 Reasons Why and Here’s Why…{Discussion Post}

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli {ARC Review}

I received this book from Harper Collins in exchange for an honest review. This in no way influences my opinion. Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls always … Continue reading The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli {ARC Review}

March Wrap-Up

Another month of 2017 has come and gone! Man, I feel like this year is kind of flying by. At the same time, it feels like it's never ending. Either way, I read five books this month. I had a very busy month, and I'm excited to see what April has in store for me. Let's get … Continue reading March Wrap-Up

Hear The Wolves by Victoria Scott {ARC Review}

I received this book from Scholastic in exchange for an honest review.  Sloan is a hunter. So she shouldn’t be afraid of anything. But ever since her mom left the family and she lost hearing in one ear in a blizzard, it’s been hard to talk to people, and near-impossible to go anywhere or do … Continue reading Hear The Wolves by Victoria Scott {ARC Review}

A Very ARC-ish Readathon: Sign-up and TBR

One thing with ARCs: I either read them right when I get them, or I'll forget about them for months and never end up reading them. Either way, I seriously need help with my ARCs. Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks has created A Very ARC-ish Readathon. The goal for #AVAReadathon is to read as many ARCs as … Continue reading A Very ARC-ish Readathon: Sign-up and TBR