The Way You Make Me Feel, Maurene Goo. Farrar Straus Giroux Books. ISBN: 9780374304089 Summary From the author of I Believe in a Thing Called Love, a laugh-out-loud story of love, new friendships, and one unique food truck. Clara Shin lives for pranks and disruption. When she takes one joke too far, her dad sentences her to … Continue reading The Way You Make Me Feel
Things Jolie Needs to Do Before She Bites It, Kerry Winfrey. Feiwel Friends. ISBN: 9781250119544. Book published July 10, 2018 Summary Jolie's a lot of things, but she knows that pretty isn't one of them. She has mandibular prognathism, which is the medical term for underbite. Chewing is a pain, headaches are a common occurrence, … Continue reading Things Jolie Needs to Do Before She Bites It
This month I have read a lot of YA contemporary romance. I began my summer with Save the Date by Morgan Matson and Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett. Immediately after finishing these, I got on my library's website and placed holds on the rest of their books, and now I've finished Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett, and Since You've Been Gone by Morgan … Continue reading A Summer of Romance!
Onyx & Ivory, Mindee Arnett. Balzer + Bray. ISBN: 9780062652669. Summary They call her Traitor Kate. It’s a title Kate Brighton inherited from her father after he tried to assassinate the high king years ago. Now Kate lives as an outcast, clinging to the fringes of society as a member of the Relay, the … Continue reading Onyx & Ivory
Not the Girls You're Looking For, Aminah Mae Safi. Feiwel & Friends. ISBN: 9781250151810. Summary Lulu Saad doesn't need your advice, thank you very much. She's got her three best friends and nothing can stop her from conquering the known world. Sure, for half a minute she thought she’d nearly drowned a cute guy at a … Continue reading Not the Girls You’re Looking For
Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett. Simon Pulse. ISBN: 9781481478809. Summary Ever since last year’s homecoming dance, best friends-turned-best enemies Zorie and Lennon have made an art of avoiding each other. It doesn’t hurt that their families are the modern day, Californian version of the Montagues and Capulets. But when a group camping trip goes south, … Continue reading Starry Eyes
The Nowhere Girls, Amy Reed. Simon Pulse. ISBN: 9781481481731. From Goodreads Three misfits come together to avenge the rape of a fellow classmate and in the process trigger a change in the misogynist culture at their high school transforming the lives of everyone around them in this searing and timely story. Who are the … Continue reading The Nowhere Girls