Contemporary

Review: Ghosting – A Love Story by Tash Skilton

Lately, I find myself drifting towards contemporary novels. I crave that cute romance and the heartfelt characters. Luckily, I was approved for this ARC, written by dual authors, which is always a treat for me (more perspectives to read from)! My Review: Overall… Meh The Pros: What worked for me The premise of ghostwriting/copywriting was so unique! Now, I’m familiar…

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Contemporary, Literary Fiction

Review: Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi

I first heard about this book from fellow blogger Evelina from Avalinah’s Books. She had a raving review for this book and since our tastes are similar, I was eager to try this one out! You can check out her review here, but these are my thoughts: My Review I’m going to start off by giving a trigger warning for…

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Contemporary, YA Fiction

Tradition by Brendan Kiely [BLOG TOUR + GIVEAWAY (US Only)]

Once again, I’m participating in an awesome blog tour, this time hosted by the Fantastic Flying Book Club! I’m so excited to be working with them to bring this awesome book out to everyone! Book Title: Tradition Author: Brendan Kiely Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Release Date: May 1, 2018 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Synopsis: Prestigious. Powerful. Privileged. This is…

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Contemporary

Faithful by Alice Hoffman

Over the years, I have become a big fan of Alice Hoffman. Regardless of the genre, she manages to produce a story that will leave a mark on the reader. Of the 4 books I’ve read in the past, every single one has been absolutely stunning. I approached this novel excited to see how she would tackle the contemporary genre.…

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Contemporary, YA Fiction

The Nowhere Girls by Amy Reed

I started reading this book with no real expectations about it. And then IT BLEW MY MIND. Synopsis (Goodreads): Who are the Nowhere Girls? They’re every girl. But they start with just three: Grace Salter is the new girl in town, whose family was run out of their former community after her southern Baptist preacher mom turned into a radical liberal…

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Contemporary, Drama, Mystery/Thriller

Odd Child Out by Gilly MacMillan

I was a little hesitant to read this novel because I hadn’t enjoyed The Perfect Girl. However, let it never be said that I am prejudiced against an author or their work; I always try to read at least one more book by that author to see whether I can gel with the author’s storytelling style. I was also intrigued because this…

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