52 Likes | book review

52 Likes | book review

Title: 52 Likes Author: Medeia Sharif Publisher: Evernight Teen Publication Date: January 2015 Rating: 2 stars Opening Line: "No!" *I received an ARC of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. 52 Likes is the first novel from Medeia Sharif that I've read, and I'm glad I received a copy through NetGalley so I didn't have [...]

The Girl on the Train | book review

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, [...]

The Dogs | book review

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 [...]

Night Beach | book review

Night Beach | book review

Title: Night Beach Author: Kirsty Eagar Publisher: Penguin Books Publication Date: April 2012 Rating: 5 stars There are not many books that leave me draw-droppingly speechless. There are not many books that make me yell at them when they're over. There are not many books that cause me to re-read the last few pages over and [...]

Dark Places | book review

Dark Places | book review

Title: Dark Places Author: Gillian Flynn Publisher: Shaye Areheart Books Publication Date: May 2009 Rating: 5 stars Wow. Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl left me speechless. It had me flipping page after page, only to reach the end, throw the book across the room (gently, but angrily), and curl up in a ball to ponder life. Well, I can honestly [...]

Sharp Objects | book review

Sharp Objects | book review

Title: Sharp Objects Author: Gillian Flynn Publisher: Shaye Areheart Books Publication Date: September 2006 Rating: 4 stars I apologize for my lack of reviews - being in college has severely limited my time for reading. Trust me, I am not happy about it. I've missed reading for fun. I started Sharp Objects towards the beginning of the month, got about [...]

Panic | book review

Panic | book review

Title: Panic Author: Lauren Oliver Publisher: HarperCollins Publication Date: March 2014 Rating: 3 stars Unfortunately, I started reading this book right before I moved to college, hence why it took me so long to finish this. Not only have I been busy with schoolwork, but I've also been busy with Netflix. Anyway, onto my review. Panic [...]

Gone Girl | book review

Gone Girl | book review

Title: Gone Girl Author: Gillian Flynn Publisher: Crown Publication Date: January 2012 Rating: 5 stars Honestly, this book deserves more than 5 stars. Absolutely astounding. I decided to take a break from my infinite string of YA fiction to read this thriller/mystery/suspense gem of a novel, and thank God I did - I was blown away.Gone Girl [...]