Month: December 2016

T5W: Character’s I’d Invite to a NYE Party | Dec. 28, 2016

T5W: Character’s I’d Invite to a NYE Party | Dec. 28, 2016

Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme officiated in November 2013 and is still going strong! Join the group to become a T5W-er and check out the topics for the current month! It's been a couple of weeks since I participated in one of these. I almost decided to skip over this one, too, … Continue reading T5W: Character’s I’d Invite to a NYE Party | Dec. 28, 2016

Review: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood

Review: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood

As the daughter of a meth dealer, Wavy knows not to trust people, not even her own parents. Struggling to raise her little brother, eight-year-old Wavy is the only responsible "adult" around. She finds peace in the starry Midwestern night sky above the fields behind her house. One night everything changes when she witnesses one … Continue reading Review: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood

Review: Catacomb by Madeleine Roux

Review: Catacomb by Madeleine Roux

Sometimes the past is better off buried. Senior year is finally over. After all they’ve been through, Dan, Abby, and Jordan are excited to take one last road trip together, and they’re just not going to think about what will happen when the summer ends. But on their way to visit Jordan’s uncle in New … Continue reading Review: Catacomb by Madeleine Roux

T5W: Books I Want to Finally Read in 2017 | Dec. 7, 2016

Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme officiated in November 2013 and is still going strong! Join the group to become a T5W-er and check out the topics for the current month! It's that time of the week again, folks! It's also a brand new month, which means brand new Top 5 Wednesday themes. … Continue reading T5W: Books I Want to Finally Read in 2017 | Dec. 7, 2016

Review: What Light by Jay Asher

Review: What Light by Jay Asher

Sierra's family runs a Christmas tree farm in Oregon—it's a bucolic setting for a girl to grow up in, except that every year, they pack up and move to California to set up their Christmas tree lot for the season. So Sierra lives two lives: her life in Oregon and her life at Christmas. And … Continue reading Review: What Light by Jay Asher

Life Update #2 | Not Your Usual Reading Slump

Hello, fellow book nerds! Remember when I said I was in a reading slump? Technically, I still am, but now I'm pretty sure that mine isn't the same as most everyone else's reading slumps. Or maybe it is. Maybe reading slumps are another one of those things that affects each individual differently. In any case, … Continue reading Life Update #2 | Not Your Usual Reading Slump