Posts Tagged: Young Adult

ARC Review: Crimson Bound by Rosamund Hodge

ARC Review: Crimson Bound by Rosamund Hodge

April 26, 2015 Review 56 ★★★★½

Just like Hodge’s other book, CRUEL BEAUTY, CRIMSON BOUND tells a fantastic story, both figuratively and literally. As you might know by now, fantasy is my favorite genre, and after being disappointed by my latest fantasy reads, this book reminded me just how awesome the genre can be. Read more »

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Waiting on Wednesday [50]

Waiting on Wednesday [50]

April 15, 2015 Meme 38

Reality, it turns out, is often not what you perceive it to be—sometimes, there really is someone out to get you. Made You Up tells the story of Alex, a high school senior unable to tell the difference between real life and delusion. Read more »

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Review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

Review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

April 13, 2015 Review 30 ★★

The Jewel means wealth. The Jewel means beauty. The Jewel means royalty. But for girls like Violet, the Jewel means servitude. Not just any kind of servitude. Violet, born and raised in the Marsh, has been trained as a surrogate for the royalty—because in the Jewel the only thing more important than opulence is offspring. Read more »

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ARC Review: Things We Know by Heart

ARC Review: Things We Know by Heart

March 26, 2015 Review 34 ★★★★

THINGS WE KNOW BY HEART was sweet, heartbreaking, and humorous all at the same time. Most of all though, it was uplifting. It made me feel so many different emotions and the takeaway was perfect. One of my favorite things about this book was the importance placed on familial relationships. I absolutely love when this happens because the focus is […]

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Review: Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

Review: Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

March 22, 2015 Review 31 ★★★★

Persepolis is a memoir of author Marjane Satrapi’s coming of age story while living in Iran during the 1979 revolution. In addition all of that, it is told in a graphic novel format. I usually read books that have at least some element of the fantastical, which, as a memoir, Persepolis has none of. Read more »

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