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Happy Blogiversary to Me!

Hello my lovely followers. One year ago today, I created this little blog in hopes that it would motivate me to read more. I'm the kind of girl who has a million hobbies. I'm also the kind of girl who can easily get side-tracked by things like Netflix, video games, and tumblr. Literature is a huge part…

The One Thing | book review

Title: The One Thing Author: Marci Lyn Curtis Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Publication Date: September 2015 Rating: 4 stars Opening Line: "I'm not a fan of the bouquet." *I received an ARC of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Seventeen-year-old Maggie Sanders is blind. She lost her sight after battling an extreme bout of Meningitis…

Plagued: The Midamerica Zombie Half-Breed Experiment | book review

Title: Plagued: The Midamerica Zombie Half-Breed Experiment Author: Better Hero Army (AKA Evan Ramspott) Series: Plagued States of America Publisher: Storyteller Press, LLC Publication Date: July 2013 Rating: 3.5 stars Opening Line: "It took an insane kind of bravery to hunt zombies." *I received a free copy of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Tom grew up…

The Girl on the Train | book review

Title: The Girl on the Train Author: Paula Hawkins Publisher: Riverhead books Publication Date: January 2015 Rating: 4.5 stars Warning: This review contains slight spoilers. I reveal a little more information about the plot and the characters than the summary on the back of the book. Today was the absolute perfect day to read: gray skies,…

What Are You Reading Wednesdays #2

What Are You Reading Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Its A Reading Thing. To participate, open the book you are currently reading to page 34 (or 34% in your e-book) and answer these three questions. Feel free to leave your answers or a link to your blog post in the comments. - -…

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl | book review

Title: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl Author: Jesse Andrews Publisher: Amulet Books Publication Date: March 2012 Rating: 3.5 stars High school senior Greg Gaines has mastered the art of high school - well, socially, that is. To make it through high school, his plan is to remain almost invisible, skirting around the edges of each…

Everything, Everything | book review

Title: Everything, Everything Author: Nicola Yoon Publisher: Delacorte Press Publication Date: September 2015 Rating: 4.5 stars I received an ARC of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Madeline is allergic to everything - like, everything everything (ha). Okay, not really. She has a disorder called SCID (Severe Combined Immunodeficiency), "the result of an immune system…

Two Across | book review

Title: Two Across Author: Jeff Bartsch Publisher: Grand Central Publishing Publication Date: August 2015 Rating: 4.5 stars I received an ARC of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. The year is 1960. At the age of 15, both Stanley Owens and Vera Baxter tie for first place in the annual National Spelling Bee.…

The Dogs | book review

Title: The Dogs Author: Allan Stratton Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Publication Date: September 2015 Rating: 3 stars I received an ARC of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Cameron and his mother are on the run – again­. From Cameron’s own father. They’ve packed their bags and moved out to the middle of nowhere in…