Tag: new adult

ARC Book Review: Just One Year by Gayle Forman

ARC Book Review: Just One Year by Gayle Forman

How do I even start this review? I was ecstatic when Judith told me she would send me her ARC of Just One Year, because it was honestly one of my most anticipated books of this year, after I read Just One Day. I honestly thought there’d be no way in hell that I wouldn’t like this book. When Judith didn’t give it 5 stars, I thought she must be crazy. I take back my unspoken thought, Judith. You’re not crazy. WHAT was this book? WHY did it go like this? HOW did Gayle Forman think this was a good idea, that this was the book we wanted?First […]

Posted October 9, 2013 by Debby in Reviews / 15 Comments
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Book Review: Wait for You by J. Lynn

Book Review: Wait for You by J. Lynn

When this book first came out in February, it had an amazing amount of hype. Praise was thrown around everywhere, this book was apparently just amazing, and one of the best things the New Adult genre had to offer. Soon afterwards it was picked up by HarperCollins to be published for real. All that buzz, all that hype, and the fact that I love Jennifer’s Lux series, meant I had to read this one at some point. Ultimately, however, I’m not too impressed. It was good but not great, and I’ll probably forget about it before too long. This was my first foray into the New […]

Posted July 13, 2013 by Debby in Reviews / 14 Comments
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Book Review: Just One Day by Gayle Forman

Book Review: Just One Day by Gayle Forman

This is my first adventure with Gayle Forman but I absolutely loved it and will be checking out her other books really, really soon. It’s just a beautiful literal and figurative story of finding yourself and finding love. It pulled at my heartstrings constantly, made me laugh, giggle, flail, and produce some tears. And this from one who usually doesn’t really do contemporary. Part 1: One Day The book starts off with Allyson and Willem’s one glorious and beautiful day in Paris. Now, being Dutch, but having lived in the US for 10 years (and just getting back from a visit this week) this book […]

Posted January 16, 2013 by Debby in Reviews / 22 Comments
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