ARC Book Review: This is Kind of an Epic Love Story

Title: This is Kind of an Epic Love Story Author: Kheryn Callender Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Publication: October 30, 2018 by Balzer + Bray My Rating: ★★★☆☆ My Review:When I saw this book pop up on my Goodreads feed a couple weeks ago, I was immediately intrigued. Once I started to read the reviews, I was … Continue reading ARC Book Review: This is Kind of an Epic Love Story

Sharing a Birthday with Harry Potter (And How the Series Became My Favorite)

It’s July 31st, and that means it's Harry Potter’s birthday. And JK Rowling’s. And my own! Birthdays all around. I‘m having a hard time believing it, but I’m twenty years old today. It’s strange to actually type that. I’m no longer a teenager, and if I’m twenty, that makes it nine years since I read … Continue reading Sharing a Birthday with Harry Potter (And How the Series Became My Favorite)

ARC Book Review: What if It’s Us

Title: What if It's Us Authors: Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Publication: October 9th, 2018 My Rating: ★★★★★ This will be a spoiler free review. I'd like to thank Edelweiss and HarperTeen for providing me with an eARC copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. First I’d like … Continue reading ARC Book Review: What if It’s Us

ARC Book Review: The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy

Title: The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy Author: Mackenzi Lee Genre: Young Adult, Historical Fiction Publication: October 2, 2018 by Katherine Tegen Books My Rating: ★★★★★ My Review: *Note: This review is spoiler free, but there will be minor spoilers for the first book in the series (The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue) I’d … Continue reading ARC Book Review: The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy

Reading YA Books As An Adult: Why is it Important?

Young Adult literature is typically marketed to those who are between the ages of 13 and 18. I read and loved YA during these years, but now I am nearly 20 and in college. And while I’m no longer in that targeted age range, YA is still my absolute favorite genre.  To be fair, I’m … Continue reading Reading YA Books As An Adult: Why is it Important?