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Review: Borrowed Boy by Gene Gant

Rating: 3.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Gene Gant is one of my go to authors for really well crafted young adult stories. I find that this author tends to tackle tough issues and rarely gives his characters a pass on dealing with the fallout of whatever life...
3.5 Star Rating

Review: In the Pines by Laura Lascarso

Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Charlie Schiffer has been his mother’s shadow since his father’s death a few years back. Raised to see both sides of an argument and to understand police work better than most teenagers should, Charlie is a somewhat...
4 Star Rating

Review: What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera

Rating: 5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel I’m going to begin this review with a big dose of truth: I am sobbing as I try to compose an objective commentary on what I think might be one of the best young adult novels I have ever read. You should know there is no...
Five Star Rating

Review: That Feeling When by S.M. James

Rating: 4.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Archie Corrigan is rich, privileged, resentful, and now, very confused. He is sent off to a summer camp because he has lost a bet with his distant and famous father. Archie loves to dance and when he is turned down by...
4.5 Star Rating

Review: The Weekend Bucket List by Mia Kerrick

Rating: 5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel A bucket list, as Mia Kerrick allows her characters to remind us, is something one makes before they die. Often we hear about terminally ill patients creating a bucket list of things they want to achieve before they...
Five Star Rating