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 · Children · Fairy Tale · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · NetGalley · Young Adult

ARC Review: Broken Wish by Julie C. Dao

  Title: Broken Wish Series: The Mirror, #1 Author: Julie C. Dao Pages: 320 Genre: Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Young Adult, Middle Grade, Children Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Acceptance, Friendship, Trust, Differences Publication Date: October 6, 2020 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion     Thank you to the NetGalley and Disney-Hyperion for giving me the opportunity to read and…… Continue reading ARC Review: Broken Wish by Julie C. Dao

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

Book Review: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery

    Title: Anne of Avonlea Series: Anne of Green Gables, #2 Author: L.M. Montgomery Pages: 304 Genre: Young Adult, Classic Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Imagination, Friendship, Responsibility, Loyalty Publication Date: First published in 1909     Instead of being a student, now Anne of Green Gables is a teacher herself. Entering this new…… Continue reading Book Review: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery

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

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Classic · Coming-of-Age · Young Adult

Book Review: Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

  Title: Anne of Green Gables Series: Anne of Green Gables, #1 Author: L.M. Montgomery Pages: 308 Genre: Young Adult, Classic, Coming-of-Age Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Coming-of-Age, Adoption, Adapting, Imagination Publication Date: First published in 1908       Young, red-haired Anne Shirley enters the Cuthberts’ lives with excitement and hope. Siblings Marilla and…… Continue reading Book Review: Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

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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 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 - 2020 · Book Review · Book series · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · LGBT · Young Adult

Book Review: Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire

  Title: Come Tumbling Down Series: Wayward Children, #5 Author: Seanan McGuire Pages: 206 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, LGBTQ, Novella Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Determination, Friendship, Love, Balance Publication Date:  January 7, 2020 Publisher: Tor.com     Jack is back in Eleanor West’s School for Wayward Children and needs the assistance of her friends…… Continue reading Book Review: Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire

Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · LGBT · Young Adult

Book Review: Birthday by Meredith Russo

  Title: Birthday Author: Meredith Russo Pages: 288 Genre: Young Adult, LGBTQ Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Relationships, Family, Friendship, Love, Grief, Loss, Identity, Suicide, Truth, Secrets, Self-Acceptance Publication Date: May 21, 2019 Publisher: Flatiron Books   Morgan and Eric are best friends and have spent almost every birthday together since birth as they were born on the same day. As the years…… Continue reading Book Review: Birthday by Meredith Russo