Genre: YA Contemporary


Book Review : Fine Young Gentlemen

Book Review : Fine Young Gentlemen

December 11, 2013 Book review 4 ★★★

Don’t be misled by the title!  The only part that is true is that they are young!  I’d prefer to label them Vile Young Brats.  But brats is a bit misleading as that implies mischievous and that is not the case, they are obnoxious.  If you are easily offended, just… Read more »

Book Review : The Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Book Review : The Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

November 5, 2013 Book review 15 ★★★½

The Naturals is where YA fiction meets CSI.  Once you suspend reality and the impossibility of such a program existing, then it’s a fascinating look into the psychology of profiling.   My Recap of The Naturals: Seventeen-year-old Cassie is recruited to an FBI teen program called ‘The Naturals’.  This program… Read more »

Book Review : Wating on the Sidelines by Ginger Scott

Book Review : Wating on the Sidelines by Ginger Scott

August 29, 2013 Book review 0 ★★★★

Waiting on the Sidelines is a captivating, coming of age journey following Nolan from High School to starting college.  For everyone who ever felt unsure, lacking confidence and just pure awkward, then this is a book where you will recognise bits of yourself. My thoughts My favourite part of this… Read more »

Book Review : All In by Marta Brown

Book Review : All In by Marta Brown

August 8, 2013 Book review 0 ★★★

All In is what I would classify as a beach read.  It’s a quick read, doesn’t really challenge you but it’s an entertaining escapade. My Recap: Set in Martha’s Vineyard, we meet Lane who is a local.  Hard working, confident and dependable, he has just qualified for Yale and plans… Read more »

Book Review: Golden by Jessi Kirby

Book Review: Golden by Jessi Kirby

May 23, 2013 Book review 0 ★★★★★

Do you ever feel like a book came in to your life at the right time and for a reason? Well Golden is that book for me. Book Title : Golden Author : Jessi Kirby My Rating : 5 Golden Stars Golden is a powerful, intense and beautiful book about… Read more »

Book Review : Screwed by Laurie Pissner

Book Review : Screwed by Laurie Pissner

May 13, 2013 Book review 0 ★★

Screwed was a book that allured me in with the promise of dealing with hard issues but then failed to deliver. Book Title : Screwed Author : Laurie Pissner My Rating : 2 out of 5 stars Meet Grace, the good-student, perfect-daughter who does everything her parents wanted her to… Read more »