Month: September 2015

Book Review: Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson

Book Review: Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson

Morgan Matson is one of those SERIOUS BIG NAME YA authors that I’ve been terrified of reading but also actually really tempted by. I’m soooo glad I finally fessed up and did it. Since You’ve Been Gone is just like… perfection. What can I even say? I love this book to pieces and it made my whole heart happy. So Since You’ve Been Gone gets all the props in the world for actually showing the “best friend’s story”. You know how in YA, often the side characters are seriously one-dimensional side characters just fulfilling a role to help the sparkly main character fulfill their destiny? […]

Posted September 12, 2015 by Debby in Reviews / 6 Comments
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Book Review: All Played Out by Cora Carmack

Book Review: All Played Out by Cora Carmack

As soon as I heard that All Played Out would be about the studious Nell and hilarious goofball Torres, I was absolutely desperate for this book. I want more humor and hilarity to accompany my sexy NA – and with Cora Carmack, you know she’s bringing the sexy. All Played Out was a fun, romantic read, but one that still left me a tiny bit disappointed. There’s no question that my expectations for this book were rather high. And on a lot of counts, Carmack delivered. Torres is a funny, fun guy, for sure, and him falling for the sweet, studious girl was pretty adorable. […]

Posted September 10, 2015 by Debby in Reviews / 3 Comments
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Monthly Wrap-Up: August 2015

Monthly Wrap-Up: August 2015

August 2015: Vacation time!! August was a month of social calls and general happiness. I may not have been online as much, but I spent a lot of time with family, celebrating my birthday, and finally going on my long awaited vacation 🙂 I am back now and it was wonderful. But more on that later. August Reads Books Read: Uprooted by Naomi Novik Mechanica by Betsy Cornwell Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson The Wrath and the Dawn by Renée Ahdieh Vicarious by Paula Stokes (beta) Angelfall by Susan Ee (reread) Book of the Month: August […]

Posted September 8, 2015 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups / 5 Comments
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