Famous in a Small Town
Then August moves in next door. A quiet guy with a ...more
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Availability: 5 copies available, 20 people requesting
Giveaway dates: Nov 16 - Nov 23, 2018
Countries available: U.S.
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Though, seriously Famous in a Small Town is another gut in the punch (in a good way.) I cried so much but I also laughed at all the joyous moments. This book made me feel kilig. It's a Filipino word which I don't want to give any English translation because it's kilig on its own. It's that feeling when you're reading a really good book and you get these flutter kicks in your heart - like there's butterfly swirling in your stomach. That' ...more
I'm tempted to give this a 5 Star rating but then I remember I'm not one of those people that rate books before it's published...
If you are already an Emma Mills fanatic, and even if you are not, this book will warm its way into your heart like ...more
I'm partially rewriting this review for a third time after reading it again; it's taken me that long to really put into words how much I love this book. I've quickly fallen in love with all of Emma Mills's works. All of her books are just so good and evocative and heartfelt. Each new book just gets better and better, and Famous in a Small Town is no exception: this is my new favorite Emma Mills book, which I didn't think possible.
Now that being said, I don't want to completely com ...more
As always with Emma Mills books, I really enjoyed it, but it did fall a little flat for me. Coming after Foolish Heart, which was probably one of my favorite books last year and which did so many things in a small book, this just didn't live up to that. It wasn't hard to get into the book, but I did find myself bored during the first half. The one things that I had the hardest time getting into was August. ...more
Sophie and her friends live in a Acadia, a small town in Illinois. They love hanging out, inside jokes, and (marching) band. This summer, everything seems to be going as expected except they've added a new guy, August, to their grou ...more
This is the first book I have read by Emma Mills and I will definitely be reading the rest.
Each character has their own story and you want to get to know each one of them. You find out where August comes fr ...more