TITLE: There’s Someone Inside Your House
AUTHOR: Stephanie Perkins
ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY: Makani Young is exiled to live with her grandmother in a small rural Nebraskan town when suddenly people from school are being killed one by one by a mysterious killer on the loose.
GENRE: Young Adult | Contemporary | Horror |
AUTHORS: Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY: Asha and Rhys are exes who find each other on opposite sides of a war, meanwhile Kady and company are on their way to help Kerenza against Bei-Tech.
GENRE: Young Adult | Science Fiction
NOTE: This is the third and final book of the Illuminae Files series.
So what if ‘m a month late in reading and reviewing this book. Better late than never, and more importantly, I FINALLY read it! Continue reading
TITLE: Everything, Everything
AUTHOR: Nicola Yoon
ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY: Madeline F. Whittier is confined to her home because of an illness she’s had her whole life, but that doesn’t stop her from falling for the boy next door, Olly.
GENRE: Contemporary | Young Adult | Romance |
RATING: 4.5 / 5
Lately, I feel like I start my reviews by saying “Finally I read it” or something along those lines, but it’s also true, and this review is no exception. I’ve finally read Everything Everything and considering how much I liked it, I cannot believe it took me this long to read it. Continue reading
TITLE: Finding Audrey
AUTHOR: Sophie Kinsella
ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY: Audrey has social anxiety disorder and is trying to get better with the help of family and her friend, Linus.
GENRE: Contemporary | Young Adult | Mental Health
TITLE: Almost Midnight
AUTHOR: Rainbow Rowell
ILLUSTRATOR: Simini Blocker
GENRE: Contemporary | Romance | Young Adult
NOTE: This is a short story collection comprising of “Midnights” and “Kindred Spirits”.
TITLE: The Breathless
AUTHOR: Tara Goedjen
ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY: Mae is coping with her sister’s loss when she finds a mysterious green book and Cage reappears after a year long absence claiming he doesn’t remember Ro’s death (he was her boyfriend)
GENRE: Gothic | Young Adult | Mystery | Supernatural
RATING: DNF (Did Not Finish)
NOTE: I received this book from Blogging for Books in exchange for an honest review.
TITLE: Without Merit
AUTHOR: Colleen Hoover
ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY: Merit lives in one of the most dysfunctional households in her small Texas town until she has an escape plan, but when the plan fails, she has to face the consequences of her actions.
GENRE: Fiction | Contemporary | New Adult
NOTE: It has some mild explicit scenes.
Let’s start by saying that this book has a very different feel than Hoover’s other books. It’s weirdly dark and funny at the same time, and it reads like a dramedy. The story is not what I was expecting and I loved it. Continue reading