Month: May 2015

I’ll Give You The Sun by Jandy Nelson – REVIEW

  I listened to I’ll Give You The Sun on Audible.  Published: September 16th, 2014 Publisher: Dial Books  Pages: 371 (hardback) Audiobook length: 12 hrs, 57 min           Synopsis by the publisher: Jude and her twin brother, Noah, are incredibly close. At thirteen, isolated Noah draws constantly and is falling in love with the charismatic boy…

Body Loving by Christina de Vries – POEM

When was the last time You looked in the mirror and said  I love this body of mine? * When there was nothing you’d like to change Nothing to improve or work with When you didn’t compare yourself to strangers? * Ask me. The honest answer is  I can’t even remember  And scary enough, I’m not alone in this *…

Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll – REVIEW

Luckiest Girl Alive was sent to my by the publisher via Netgalley to read and give an honest review.  Published: May 12th, 2015 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 352     Synopsis by the the publisher: As a teenager at the prestigious Bradley School, Ani FaNelli endured a shocking, public humiliation that left her desperate to reinvent herself. Now, with a…

The Far End of Happy by Kathryn Craft – REVIEW

The Far End of Happy was sent to my by the publisher via Netgalley to read and give an honest review.  Published: May 5th, 2015 Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark Pages: 368 Trigger warning: suicide, mental illness, depression.                                            *** Twelve tense…

I Was Thinking… Let’s Explore!

In April I went on a vacation with my mom’s side of the family. Our trip started out in San Fransisco, then LA and Las Vegas. This trip was a huge reminder of just how much I love to travel and explore the world. To see new places, get to know new people and watch the beauty of diversity. This…

I Was Thinking….. Never Assume!

Lately I’ve been having a lot of stuff on my mind and it feels about time to get them out there. So the “I Was Thinking..” posts will appear from now on and whenever I feel like getting something off my chest. Never ASSUME! Then you make an ASS out of U and ME! I’m so tired! The past nine…

The Murder Complex by Lindsay Cummings – REVIEW

The Murder Complex was sent to me by the author for an honest review. I was hoping to post a video review of this during the book tour, but the wifi on my trip was not sufficient to upload such a video. So here’s the written review a little late, but better late than never, right? The Murder Complex is…

A Magic Dark and Bright by Jenny Adams Perinovic – REVIEW

A Magic Dark and Bright was sent to my by Patchwork Press via Netgalley for an honest review.  This is the first book in The Asylum Saga. Published: April 28, 2015 Publisher: Bookish Group Press Pages: 330 *** A Magic Dark and Bright is the story of Amelia Dupree who lives in the city Asylum, Pennsylvania. She’s been seeing a…