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Saving Francesca
Francesca's world is turned upside down when her mother forces her to attend a school that was previously an all-boys school. She's one of 30 girls wh...more
Aug 28, 2011
Aug 25, 2011
Jellicoe Road
I wanted to ponder my review of Jellicoe Road after finishing it. The beginning was chaotic and confusing - so many characters to learn and two major...more
Aug 25, 2011
Jul 23, 2011
Divergent (Divergent, #1)

Apparently, I am a huge geek when it comes to distopian books. They excite me and completely captivate me. This book was awesome.

I was excited about t...more
Apr 24, 2012
May 19, 2011
I was intrigued by the situation created by Chapman - two best friends falling for the same guy. I thought there would be a "fight" per se, between th...more
Jul 21, 2011
Jul 20, 2011
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
This book was highly recommended to me by a friend. She raved about it, so I immediately picked up my kindle and downloaded it. I am so glad that I ha...more
Jul 09, 2011
Jun 13, 2011
The Carrie Diaries (The Carrie Diaries, #1)

I should probably begin this review with a disclaimer... I am not a Sex and the City know-it-all. I was too young to be addicted to the show during it...more
Jul 26, 2011
Jul 26, 2011
The Boys Next Door (The Boys Next Door, #1)
I tried to keep up with how I felt about this book as I was reading it...

Very simplified writing.
Very short book, in general.
Not much character build...more
Sep 05, 2011
Sep 05, 2011
Between the Lines (Between the Lines, #1)
I began this book with the understanding that it was going to be a light-hearted, fun read. Emma is about to get her big acting break. She is cast as...more
Jun 29, 2011
Jun 27, 2011
Everything I Was

Overall, this book was really sweet and innocent. Irene is a thirteen year old girl, whose whole life changes when her dad loses his Vice-President jo...more
Jul 26, 2011
Jul 24, 2011
Along for the Ride
This was my very first Sarah Dessen book to read. I've seen her books everywhere and had to finally give into my curiosity. Was her writing as good as...more
Aug 10, 2011
Aug 08, 2011
Anna is a junior in high school. For nine years, she has been living with the memories of her mother's death. Her mother drowned in the ocean. Anna ha...more
Aug 05, 2011
Aug 03, 2011
Possession (Possession, #1)
In reality, I would probably give this book 3.5 stars. I consider 4 stars to be books that I REALLY enjoyed and couldn't put down. 5 stars go to books...more
Jun 09, 2011
Jun 07, 2011
The Anti-Prom
Anti-Prom was a book I thought would just be a light read. I loved that it was told from each of the three very different girls' perspectives. From ea...more
Jul 24, 2011
Jul 21, 2011
This was one of my least favorite books I've ever read. I was intrigued by the story of a teenage photographer, as I am a professional photographer. I...more
Jul 18, 2011
Jul 16, 2011
Where She Went (If I Stay, #2)
**spoiler alert** If I Stay and Where She Went were on my To-Be-Read list and I was extremely excited about them. I really enjoy books that tackle ser...more
Jul 13, 2011
Jul 09, 2011
Fixing Delilah
Things that intrigued me about this book: it was declared to be a self-discovery tale about a girl who has a lot of growing up to do. It was about a g...more
Sep 26, 2011
Sep 22, 2011
Hourglass (Hourglass, #1)
At first I felt this book might be a bit out of my comfort zone. It seemed a bit reminiscent of some Sci-fi shows the husband watches on TV... But for...more
Jun 20, 2011
Jun 14, 2011
Love Story
This was my first book by Jennifer Echols, and I'm thrilled to have finally picked one of her books up. I chose to begin with Love Story because I was...more
Jul 29, 2011
Jul 23, 2011
North of Beautiful
The best piece of advice I can give to a future reader would be that this isn't a book to be read and forgotten. I don't think it's possible to forget...more
Sep 13, 2011
Sep 08, 2011
Boy Proof
Boy Proof was a very easy, quick read. I purchased it thanks to the Amazon deals for new summer reads on my kindle. I hadn't heard anything about it,...more
Jun 03, 2011
Jun 02, 2011
Oh my.
Where to begin?

Cat Patrick, you are a literary genius. There have been several books as of late that I've been eager to read because of GoodRea...more
Jul 07, 2011
Jun 28, 2011
If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
**spoiler alert** I'm having a difficult time gathering my thoughts to formulate a review for If I Stay. I ultimately think I made a mistake. I read o...more
Jul 11, 2011
Jun 29, 2011
Like Mandarin
I really wanted to LOVE Like Mandarin. I'm a fan of the blog author Kirsten Hubbard co-writes on, YA Highway. I really thought when I picked up this b...more
Jul 19, 2011
Jul 06, 2011
A Need So Beautiful (A Need So Beautiful, #1)
To be completely honest, I'm not even sure where to start with a review of this book. To say that the story is captivating and completely different th...more
Jun 27, 2011
Jun 13, 2011
Small Town Sinners
Lacey Anne Byer lives in a small, Christian town known for their yearly production of Hell House her evangelical church puts on. Hell House is a play...more
Aug 15, 2011
Jul 31, 2011
The Piper's Son
I picked up The Piper's Son simply because I am in love with Melina Marchetta's writing. I've never loved a lot of description, back-stories, or tange...more
Sep 30, 2011
Sep 15, 2011
Don't Stop Now
Don't Stop Now was a bit of a buzz word book that I'd read about on several of the Young Adult book blogs I follow. It was difficult for me to track d...more
Jul 03, 2011
Jun 13, 2011
What Happened to Goodbye
I understood Mclean's need to reinvent herself. I liked the parallels of her reinventing herself in each new place to be someone different as compared...more
Sep 12, 2011
Aug 17, 2011
Fine Art Wedding Photography: How to Capture Images with Style for the Modern Bride
I hadn't really considered this book until a photog friend told me about some fun tips she had leaned from it. I was a little apprehensive, even thoug...more
May 13, 2011
May 13, 2011
Wither (The Chemical Garden, #1)
*This contains spoilers.*

Preface: if you do not enjoy reading about uncomfortable situations, tough topics, or you're looking for an easy read, this i...more
Jun 23, 2011
May 21, 2011
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