What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera
This is a teen gay romance. The book is told from both of their perspectives and is split into three sections. The first part of the book is spent with them trying to find each other after a chance encounter. Then the rest of the book is all about their relationship. Continue reading “(7) What If It’s Us // Bookish Blurb”
I Have Lost My Way by Gayle Forman
I really enjoyed this book.
In this book we follow three characters who are all lost in some way and are drawn together by a random accident. We then follow them throughout the course of one day as they each start to become less lost. I know that’s not a very good description of this book but it really was very good. Continue reading “(6) I Have Lost My Way // Bookish Blurb”
Wildwood Dancing by Juliet Marillier
This is the story of five sisters who go to a magic fairy land every full moon where they dance the night away. It is also the story of three children who are granted their wishes by a powerful witch. And it is the story of how love takes many different forms. Continue reading “(3) Wildwood Dancing // Bookish Blub”
If You Come Softly by Jacqueline Woodson
This is a teen romance story telling the story of Ellie and Jeremiah. She’s Jewish and he’s Black but they know they are meant to be together. Continue reading “(85) If You Come Softly // Bookish Blurb”
Pride by Ibi Zoboi
This is a teen romance based off of Pride and Prejudice set in Brooklyn. Continue reading “(84) Pride // Bookish Blurb”
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
This is a teen fantasy novel where the magical people have all lost their magic and the nonmagical people oppress them. However magic can come back if only Zeile and her friends are able to collect magical items and do this magical ceremony on a magical island. Continue reading “(83) Children of Blood and Bone // Bookish Blurb”
Damsel by Elana K Arnold
This is a Teen retelling of this typical prince rescues damsel from a castle guarded by a dragon story and *spoiler* I hated it. Continue reading “(82) Damsel // Bookish Blurb”
My Plain Jane by Cynthia hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows
I think this was on the CPL top books of 2018 list so I decided to read it.
Basically this is a teen retelling of Jane Eyre… if Jane could see ghosts and Charlotte Bronte was her best friend…. Continue reading “(80) My Plain Jane // Bookish Blurb”
Leap Day by Wendy Mass
My friend recommended this to me when I went and visited her at Thanksgiving. I needed another book to read and it was available as a ebook from the library so I thought I would give it a shot.
this book follows one day in the life of Josie who is a “leaper”(not to be confused with a leper) which means she was born on Feb 29th. Thus we follow her on her 16th birthday and all that ensues. Continue reading “(76) Leap Day // Bookish Blurb”
I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
I think this book just got reprinted (it was first published in 1948) and I saw it in a bookstore with a cute cover (not the one pictured above) so I wanted to read it. Also this is the author who wrote 101 Dalmations. And JK Rowling has a quote on the cover. So I picked it up. Continue reading “(50) I Capture the Castle // Bookish Blurb”