Being Amani by Annabelle Steele – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads It's been over a year since that night and Amani hopes that starting all over again will help her move on from the past. So, when she moves to a new city, Amani wants to focus on her new life, her best friends and the boy she's been crushing on but everything … Continue reading Being Amani by Annabelle Steele – eARC Book Review

Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Izumi Tanaka has never really felt like she fit in—it isn’t easy being Japanese American in her small, mostly white, northern California town. Raised by a single mother, it’s always been Izumi—or Izzy, because “It’s easier this way”—and her mom against the world. But then Izzy discovers a clue to her previously … Continue reading Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean – eARC Book Review

Lycanthropy and Other Chronic Illnesses: Choosing not to read an ARC approval

NetGalley: A site where readers can request to read e-copies of books in exchange for honest feedback I became a member of NetGalley in January 2017. Since then I have consistently had a high review ratio and have always provided prompt feedback for the titles I have been granted approval for. As of today (11/5/2021) … Continue reading Lycanthropy and Other Chronic Illnesses: Choosing not to read an ARC approval

When You Were Everything by Ashley Woodfolk – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads You can't rewrite the past, but you can always choose to start again.It’s been twenty-seven days since Cleo and Layla’s friendship imploded.Nearly a month since Cleo realised they’ll never be besties again.Now, Cleo wants to erase every memory, good or bad, that tethers her to her ex–best friend. But pretending Layla doesn’t … Continue reading When You Were Everything by Ashley Woodfolk – Book Review

The Ones We’re Meant to Find by Joan He – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Two sisters. An unputdownable story. Cee woke up on the shores of an abandoned island three years ago with no idea how she got there. Now eighteen, she lives in a shack with an ageing android, and a single memory: she has a sister, and she has to escape to find her. … Continue reading The Ones We’re Meant to Find by Joan He – eARC Book Review

Grown by Tiffany D. Jackson – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Korey Fields is dead.When Enchanted Jones wakes with blood on her hands and zero memory of the previous night, no one—the police and Korey’s fans included—has more questions than she does. All she really knows is that this isn't how things are supposed to be. Korey was Enchanted’s ticket to stardom.Before there … Continue reading Grown by Tiffany D. Jackson – Book Review

By the Book by Amanda Sellet – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads As a devotee of classic novels, Mary Porter-Malcolm knows all about Mistakes That Have Been Made, especially by impressionable young women. So when a girl at her new high school nearly succumbs to the wiles of a notorious cad, Mary starts compiling the Scoundrel Survival Guide, a rundown of literary types to … Continue reading By the Book by Amanda Sellet – Book Review

Crush (Crave #2) by Tracy Wolff – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads The Crave series is best enjoyed in order. This is Book Two Everything feels off―especially me. I’ve returned to Katmere Academy, but I’m haunted by fragments of days I have no recollection of living and struggling to understand who, or what, I really am. Just when I start to feel safe again, … Continue reading Crush (Crave #2) by Tracy Wolff – Book Review

A Pho Love Story by Loan Le – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads All's fair in love, war and noodles . . . If Bao Nguyen had to describe himself, he’d say he was a rock. Steady and strong, but not particularly interesting. His grades are average, his social status unremarkable. He works at his parents’ pho restaurant, and even there, he is his parents’ … Continue reading A Pho Love Story by Loan Le – eARC Book Review

Butterflies and Characters by Liz Hsu – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Fifteen-year-old Rayanne Ericson has been having strange health problems: swollen hands, aching knees, and a rash across her face that looks like a butterfly. When she visits her dad in Ann Arbor at the end of summer, she’s admitted to the University of Michigan with a diagnosis of lupus, a brand-new word … Continue reading Butterflies and Characters by Liz Hsu – eARC Book Review