Tag Archives: young adult

Book Review: The Mystery of Alice by Lee Bacon

Book Rating 4/5 Book Review The Mystery of Alice is an Audible exclusive. It’s written in “vlog” style, and is narrated just perfectly. I absolutely loved it, and got to enjoy it while going the long way to see my friend. Featured image: some views along the non-flooded road on my detour. I thought this…

Book Review: Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett

Planning can’t save you from everything. Change is inevitable and uncertainty is a given. And if you plan so much that you can’t function without one, life’s no fun. All the calendars, journals, and lists in the world won’t save you when the sky falls. Book Review 4/5 Book Rating Starry Eyes was exactly what I…

Book Review: Happy Doomsday by David Sosnowski

“So you want to make up a whole new religion just so a kid will stop asking questions,” Lucy said. Dev nodded. “That’s what religion was for, wasn’t it? That, and tax exemptions.” Book Rating 2.5/5 Book Review Happy Doomsday had redeeming qualities, for sure. It was well-written, and the characters were awesome, especially Dev.…

Book Review: To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

When someone’s been gone a long time, at first you save up all the things you want to tell them. You try to keep track of everything in your head. But it’s like trying to hold on to a fistful of sand: all the little bits slip out of your hands, and then you’re just…

Book Review: Children of Eden by Joey Graceffa

Book Rating 3.5/5 Book Review I listened to Children of Eden on Audible. Full disclosure, I have no idea who Joey Graceffa is and have never watched a video by him, I only knew he was a YouTuber after I rated the book on Goodreads and read a couple reviews to see what other people…

Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

It avoids rather than hurts, it hurts rather than maims, it maims rather than kills–the staff does not destroy. Book Rating 5/5 Book Review SKIES!! The Children of Blood and Bone is soooo good. Adeyemi builds a world that sucked me in from the first page. I highly recommend this novel to anyone. I feel…

Book Review: When by Victoria Laurie

Book Rating 4.5/5 Book Review When is another book I got as a young adult novel that I wanted to listen to while walking Walter. Except for, with this one, I found my walks getting longer and longer… I couldn’t quite let go of it when I got home, so poor Walter was in tow…