To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before Best. Adaptation. Ever. When I heard that this was being made into a movie and by Netflix I was a little scared since they have never done one before. I am always weary when it comes to book to movie adaptations because usually there are major plot lines…

BookExpo and BookCon Haul

BookExpo and BookCon Haul I am a bit late on the bandwagon, but I wanted to share some of the books that I got when I attended BookExpo and BookCon. I got to BookExpo and was absolutely overwhelmed with all of the books that were being given out. Though I am proud to say that…

Stalking Jack the Ripper

Stalking Jack the Ripper Author: Kerri Maniscalco Genre: Mystery, Historical, Young Adult Goodreads Summary: Presented by James Patterson’s new children’s imprint, this deliciously creepy horror novel has a storyline inspired by the Ripper murders and an unexpected, blood-chilling conclusion… Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord’s daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege…

The Thought Readers

The Thought Readers Author: Dima Zalen Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Goodreads Summary: Everyone thinks I’m a genius. Everyone is wrong. Sure, I finished Harvard at eighteen and now make crazy money at a hedge fund. But that’s not because I’m unusually smart or hard-working. It’s because I cheat. You see, I have a unique ability….

Attachments

Attachments Author: Rainbow Rowell Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult Goodreads Summary: “Hi, I’m the guy who reads your e-mail, and also, I love you…” Beth Fremont and Jennifer Scribner-Snyder know that somebody is monitoring their work e-mail. (Everybody in the newsroom knows. It’s company policy.) But they can’t quite bring themselves to take it seriously. They…

Alex, Approximately 

Alex, Approximately Author: Jenn Bennett Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult Goodreads Summary: The one guy Bailey Rydell can’t stand is actually the boy of her dreams—she just doesn’t know it yet. Classic movie fan Bailey “Mink” Rydell has spent months crushing on a witty film geek she only knows online as Alex. Two coasts separate the…

Reign the Earth

Reign the Earth Author: A.C. Gaughen Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Goodreads Summary: Shalia is a proud daughter of the desert, but after years of devastating war with the adjoining kingdom, her people are desperate for peace. Willing to trade her freedom to ensure the safety of her family, Shalia becomes Queen of the Bonelands. But…

Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Goodreads Summary: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now Simon is actually being…

Shiver

Shiver Author: Maggie Stiefvater Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Goodreads Summary: For years, Grace has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house. One yellow-eyed wolf—her wolf—is a chilling presence she can’t seem to live without. Meanwhile, Sam has lived two lives: In winter, the frozen woods, the protection of the pack, and the silent…

The Cruel Prince

The Cruel Prince Author: Holly Black Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Goodreads Summary: Of course I want to be like them. They’re beautiful as blades forged in some divine fire. They will live forever. And Cardan is even more beautiful than the rest. I hate him more than all the others. I hate him so much…