Here are some book recommendations if you're a fan of the Bachelor!
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Fangirl is a fun, contemporary read with a character that you will fall in love with if you are a part of any fandom. Cath immerses herself in the stories and world of Simon Snow, a magician and hero that she has spent her whole… Continue reading Fangirl – Rainbow Rowell
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli My rating: 4 of 5 stars I had read a few chapters earlier in the day before I jumped in bed to read – fast forward a few hours and it was way past my normal bedtime... and the book was done. Simon vs. the Homo… Continue reading Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda – Becky Albertalli
The King's Locket by Jacob Stull My rating: 4 of 5 stars The author reached out to me and asked if I would review this book. It sounded interesting so I agreed and was provided a copy of this book although that does not influence my opinion. As I babysit for my cousin sometimes I… Continue reading The King’s Locket – Jacob Stull
Love is in the air this week so I thought I'd give some recommendations to get you in the Valentine's Day spirit (or Galentine's or whatever you're celebrating). So whether you're into romances that are historical, fantastical or just contemporary - I hope you find something here that you can fall in love with. (I… Continue reading Top 10 – Valentine’s Reads
The Wrath & the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars As a fan of fairytale re-tellings, the concept that this book is based upon Arabian Nights was greatly intriguing. Shahrzad must weave her tales each night so that she may survive to see another dawn, whilst plotting the demise of her… Continue reading The Wrath and the Dawn – Renee Ahdieh
An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars An Ember in the Ashes follows Laia's attempt to rescue her brother after he has been taken in the middle of the night and her grandparents murdered. She stumbles into some rebels and manages to convince their leader to promise to… Continue reading An Ember in the Ashes – Sabaa Tahir
Firsts by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Firsts is a novel about high school, friendships and growing up. Mercy hears a guy lament about making his first time with the girl he loves perfect. But all of the pressure is completely freaking him out, so Mercy steps in. She offers to… Continue reading Firsts – Laurie Elizabeth Flynn
Wonderfully well-written novel that I highly recommend to young adult/teen readers even if they don't normally read dystopian style novels. There are only one or two instances of a curse word being used and no inappropriate scenes detailed. This is a very enjoyable read that will keep you up into the wee hours of the morning.
Smash & Grab by Amy Christine Parker My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Smash & Grab isn't a unique premise - "Uptown girl - She's been living in her uptown world". It's a theme that runs through many books. Clearly, Lexi is bored, rich and looking or an adrenaline rush. The moment the book switched… Continue reading Smash & Grab – Amy Christine Parker