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You Say It First | Katie Cotugno

Oct. 9, 2020

Long distance has never looked so...realistic.

When Meg from the suburbs of Philadelphia rings up Colby, a boy from small-town Ohio, she was actually looking to speak to his dad to see if he needed help with his voting registration through the nonprofit she works at. One problem, his dad has been dead for a while now.

Of course, Meg apologizes, even if she needed to memorize the number from the system ...

Finding Balance | Kati Gardner

Sept. 2, 2020

—Thank you to Flux Books and Kati Gardner for the ARC!—

“You said something one time: that you were in control of your story. It stuck. This way, I’m in control of mine.”

If there’s one thing this story is about, it’s about adapting and being able to be in control of how life treats you. Neither Mari Manos or Jase Ellison have had easy lives by any definition. Throughout the book, we ...

August Favorites

Sept. 1, 2020

August Favorites

Yet another month of quarantine/social distancing passes, and I continue to find myself on the outside looking in. Kind of, if you consider the outside the inside and vice versa.

I don’t really go outside; in fact, this month marks the first time I actually went out with a friend for a longer period of time. Back in March or April, I delivered baked goods to a handful of my friends, ...

She's Too Pretty to Burn | Wendy Heard

Aug. 23, 2020

--Thank you to Henry Holt & Company, NetGalley, and Wendy Heard for providing me an eARC in exchange for an honest review.--

Let me just start off my review by saying it deserves the five stars.

“She’s Too Pretty to Burn” is a 2020 YA psychological thriller written by Wendy Heard. It details the story of photographer Veronica and swimmer Mick, finding each other on the outskirts of a party they both find ...

The Bro Code | Elizabeth Seibert

Aug. 12, 2020

The Bro Code is a novel written by Elizabeth Seibert, soon to be released to the world on September 22, 2020. It details the senior year of Nick Maguire, a popular soccer player at North Cassidy High. As a captain of a popular team, he is constantly in the view of the rest of the school, along with his best friends Carter O'Connor and Austin Banks. They follow a set of rules called "The Bro ...