Have you ever known that a book is a phenomenal work of literature, but you can't seem to really enjoy it? That sums up my experience with Hag-Seed.
Viviana is your ultimate high-achiever-- attending an elite school to prep her for college, striving to get into Stanford, working towards absolute perfection. But when her ex-boyfriend sends out nude photos of her, her family and social life begin to fall apart.
In Wonder Women, Sam Maggs introduces readers to under-recognized feminist icons from world history.
It's Friday, and you know what that means-- it's time for a run-down of what I'll be reading this weekend! TGIF!
In Unblemished, what starts out as a tumultuous teenage story turns into a dark and twisty adventure into another realm, filled with self-discovery, the battle between darkness and the light, and learning that beauty is more than skin deep.
In Every Day by David Levithan, readers are introduced to A, who does not have their own body, but instead wakes up each morning in the body of a different 16-year-old.
#DiverseaThon is a read-a-thon put on by Christina, Monica, Joce, and Whitney in order to spread awareness and discussion about how important it is to have diversity in books. This is something I feel so incredibly passionate about-- books saved my life when I was being raised in a very traumatic environment because I saw myself in the characters. Everyone deserves to feel that way and have their voices represented in books!
I had a good month in terms of the number of books I've read but a pretty mediocre month in terms of the quality of those books. I really enjoyed a few of them, but there wasn't anything I was absolutely obsessed with. Oh, well-- onwards!
I absolutely adored Gayle Forman's If I Stay series, so I was naturally thrilled to get my hands on a copy of her debut adult novel Leave Me. I had high hopes for this book and thoroughly enjoyed getting a chance to read it!
Hello, good people of the internet! I put up my version of the Mid-Year Book Freakout Tag on my Youtube channel yesterday and figured I'd give you a run-down of my answers here. For in-depth explanations of my choices, don't forget to watch the video! 1. Best book you’ve read so far in 2016 Furiously Happy … Continue reading Mid-Year Book Freakout Tag