Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Classic · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery

    Title: Anne of the Island Series: Anne of Green Gables, #3 Author: L.M. Montgomery Pages: 243 Genre: Young Adult, Classic Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Romance, Friendship, Relationship, Loss Publication Date: First published in 1915     Anne of Green Gables is ready to go to Redmond College and start her next four…… Continue reading Book Review: Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi

  Title: Children of Virtue and Vengeance Series: Legacy of Orïsha, #2 Author: Tomi Adeyemi Pages: 448 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Trust, Honesty, Intentions, Friendships, Romance, Grief, Loss, Family Publication Date: December 3, 2019 Publisher: Henry Holt Company     After returning magic to their land, Zelie and Amari…… Continue reading Book Review: Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi

ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · NetGalley · Romance

ARC Review: The Book of Two Ways by Jodi Picoult

  Title: The Book of Two Ways Author: Jodi Picoult Pages: 448 Genre: Romance, Contemporary Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Infidelity, Marriage, Relationships, Honesty, Trust, Death, Loss, Grief, Second Chances Publication Date: September 22, 2020 Publisher: Ballantine Books       Thank you to the NetGalley and Ballantine Books for giving me the opportunity to read and…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Book of Two Ways by Jodi Picoult

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Contemporary · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

  Title: All the Bright Places Author: Jennifer Niven Pages: 400 Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Contemporary Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Mental Health, Suicide, Relationship, Trust, Honesty Publication Date: January 6th 2015 Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers       Young Violet struggles with the unexpected death of her sister while Finch thinks about…… Continue reading Book Review: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

Adventure · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Coming-of-Age · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · In-Person Book Club · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

  Title: Children of Blood and Bone Series: Legacy of Orïsha, #1 Author: Tomi Adeyemi Pages: 544 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Good vs. Evil, Trust, Honesty, Coming-of-Age, Magic, Romance Publication Date: March 6, 2018 Publisher: Henry Holt Company     Zelie has been training since the day her mother was…… Continue reading Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Book Bucket List · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Coming-of-Age · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror

Book Review: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

This is the ninth book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post to vote for my next book in the coming weeks!   Title: Where the Crawdads Sing Author: Delia Owens Pages: 370 Genre: Fiction, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Coming-of-Age Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Family, Love, Isolation, Education, Trust, Abandonment,…… Continue reading Book Review: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Contemporary · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott

  Title: Five Feet Apart Author: Rachael Lippincott Pages: 288 Genre: Fiction, Young Adult, Romance, Contemporary Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Friendship, Love, Death, Self-Control, Loss, Grief, Forgiveness Publication Date: November 20, 2018 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers     Teenage Stella has been fighting cystic fibrosis since she was six. She…… Continue reading Book Review: Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott

Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: The Deepest Blue by Sarah Beth Durst

  Title: The Deepest Blue Author: Sarah Beth Durst Pages: 368 Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Relationships, Family, Courage, Trust, Risk, Love, Team Work Publication Date: March 19th, 2019 Publisher: Harper Voyager     Mayara has a secret that she must not reveal otherwise her life could be on the line. However, that all changes when, on her wedding…… Continue reading Book Review: The Deepest Blue by Sarah Beth Durst

Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Historical Fiction

Book Review: The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner

  Title: The Last Year of the War Author: Susan Meissner Pages: 389 Genre: Historical Fiction Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Identity, Friendship, Relationships, Family, Trust, Memory, Acceptance Publication Date: March 19th, 2019 Publisher: Berkley     Young Elise only wanted to get through school and her teenage-hood, but when her father is accused of sympathizing with the Nazis during World War II, her world…… Continue reading Book Review: The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner

Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · In-Person Book Club · LGBT · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black

Title: The Darkest Part of the Forest  Author: Holly Black Pages: 336 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, LGBT, Romance Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Love, Relationships, Trust, Family, Sacrifice Publication Date: January 13th, 2015 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers     In the small and quaint town of Fairfold, where people and fae live together, lies a sleeping horned boy in a…… Continue reading Book Review: The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black