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  • 2018 / 08 / 25

    I have not completely given up on trying to read books…but I’m not actively pursuing it anymore.

    See, I know, you know (maybe not, but in case you’re old timer here, you already knew) but for clarification for the stumble uponers, I’m saying it again, I used to be a book blogger…reviewer…or whatever fancy term I called myself before. Point is my focus was book. My blog was about books. Anything bookish things, actually. But mostly book reviews. Still, it was books. Then this happened. And I try. And I try and try to look back and—

  • 2017 / 09 / 25

    Singing, here’s to never growing up!

    Back when I was in my bookish persona, I tend to skip anime channels to my late father’s surprise. He got used to me flipping between music or anime shows. But I didn’t watch anime or read manga back then, I solely focused on reading book (which makes me think that it’ll come back eventually it’s just no wow book has ever captured me right now. And yes, not without lack of trying.) Well, fast forward today I’m still this—

  • 2015 / 09 / 04

    Sweet Temptation

    Author:  Wendy Higgins Series: The Sweet Trilogy #4 Published: September 8th 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen Categories: Paranormal, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: Bad boy Kaidan Rowe has never wanted for anything—money, popularity, musical talent…hot girls—but seducing them is part of his duty as a Nephilim, slave to the demon Dukes. As the son of the Duke of Lust, Kaidan has learned his father’s ways, becoming a master of passion, a manipulator of chemistry. Disobeying his father—

  • 2015 / 07 / 11

    Vendetta

    Author:  Catherine Doyle Series: Blood for Blood #1 Published: February 24th 2015 Publisher: Chicken House Ltd Categories: Contemporary, Mystery, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: When it comes to revenge, love is a dangerous complication. With a fierce rivalry raging between two warring families, falling in love is the deadliest thing Sophie could do. An epic debut set outside modern-day Chicago. When five brothers move into the abandoned mansion in her neighbourhood, Sophie Gracewell’s life changes forever.—

  • 2015 / 06 / 13

    Immaculate

    Author: Katelyn Detweiler Published: May 26th 2015 Publisher: Viking Children’s Categories: Contemporary, Magical Realism, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: Mina is seventeen. A virgin. And pregnant. Mina is top of her class, girlfriend to the most ambitious guy in school, able to reason and study her way through anything. But when she suddenly finds herself pregnant—despite having never had sex—her orderly world collapses. Almost nobody believes Mina’s claims of virginity. Her father assumes that her boyfriend—

  • 2015 / 06 / 09

    The Wrath and the Dawn

    Author: Renee Ahdieh Series: The Wrath and the Dawn #1 Published: May 12th 2015 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Categories: Retelling, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: A sumptuous and epically told love story inspired by A Thousand and One Nights Every dawn brings horror to a different family in a land ruled by a killer. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, takes a new bride each night only to have her executed at—

  • 2015 / 05 / 30

    P.S. I Still Love You

    Author: Jenny Han Series: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before #2 Published: May 26th 2015 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Categories: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: Lara Jean didn’t expect to really fall for Peter. She and Peter were just pretending. Except suddenly they weren’t. Now Lara Jean is more confused than ever.When another boy from her past returns to her life, Lara Jean’s feelings for him return too. Can—

  • 2015 / 05 / 21

    Extraordinary Means

    Author: Robyn Schneider Published: May 26th 2015 Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Categories: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: From the author of The Beginning of Everything: two teens with a deadly disease fall in love on the brink of a cure.At seventeen, overachieving Lane finds himself at Latham House, a sanatorium for teens suffering from an incurable strain of tuberculosis. Part hospital and part boarding school, Latham is a place of endless rules and confusing—

  • 2015 / 05 / 08

    The Fill-In Boyfriend

    Author: Kasie West Published: May 5th 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen Categories: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: When Gia Montgomery’s boyfriend, Bradley, dumps her in the parking lot of her high school prom, she has to think fast. After all, she’d been telling her friends about him for months now. This was supposed to be the night she proved he existed. So when she sees a cute guy waiting to pick up his sister, she enlists—

  • 2015 / 05 / 06

    Hello, I Love You

    Author: Katie M. Stout Published: June 9th 2015 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Categories: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: A teen escapes to a boarding school abroad and falls for a Korean pop star in this fun and fresh romantic novel in the vein of Anna and the French Kiss.Grace Wilde is running—from the multi-million dollar mansion her record producer father bought, the famous older brother who’s topped the country music charts five years in—

  • 2015 / 04 / 18

    Heir of Fire

    Author: Sarah J. Maas Published: September 2nd 2014 by Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens Categories: Fantasy, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: Lost and broken, Celaena Sardothien’s only thought is to avenge the savage death of her dearest friend: as the King of Adarlan’s Assassin, she is bound to serve this tyrant, but he will pay for what he did. Any hope Celaena has of destroying the king lies in answers to be found in Wendlyn. Sacrificing his—

  • 2015 / 04 / 09

    99 Days

    Author: Katie Cotugno Published: April 21st 2015 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Categories: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: Day 1: Julia Donnelly eggs my house my first night back in Star Lake, and that’s how I know everyone still remembers everything—how I destroyed my relationship with Patrick the night everything happened with his brother, Gabe. How I wrecked their whole family. Now I’m serving out my summer like a jail sentence: Just ninety-nine days till—

  • 2015 / 03 / 29

    Trouble from the Start

    Author: Rachel Hawthorne Published: April 28th 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen Categories: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: Perfect for fans of Stephanie Perkins, Lauren Barnholdt, and Susane Colasanti, Trouble from the Start is a sweet and romantic read about a good girl who falls for a bad boy. Avery knows better than to fall for Fletcher, the local bad boy who can’t seem to outrun his reputation. Fletcher knows he shouldn’t bother with college-bound, daughter-of-a-cop Avery.—

  • 2015 / 03 / 17

    Emmy & Oliver

    Author: Robin Benway Published: June 23rd 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen Categories: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: Emmy’s best friend, Oliver, reappears after being kidnapped by his father ten years ago. Emmy hopes to pick up their relationship right where it left off. Are they destined to be together? Or has fate irreparably driven them apart?Emmy just wants to be in charge of her own life. She wants to stay out late, surf her favorite beach—go—

  • 2015 / 02 / 18

    Things We Know by Heart

    Author: Jessi Kirby Published: April 21st 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen Categories: Contemporary, Social Issue, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Summary: When Quinn Sullivan meets the recipient of her boyfriend’s donated heart, the two form an unexpected connection. After Quinn loses her boyfriend, Trent, in an accident their junior year, she reaches out to the recipients of his donated organs in hopes of picking up the pieces of her now-unrecognizable life. She hears back from some of them, but—

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