The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton (+ a personal note)

TITLE: The Outsiders BY: S.E. Hinton GENRE: Classics, Young Adult, Fiction PUBLICATION: Published May 15th 2012 by Speak (first published 1967) RATING: “Stay gold, Ponyboy, Stay gold…” ♦♦♦GOODREADS SYNOPSIS♦♦♦ The Outsiders is about two weeks in the life of a 14-year-old boy. The novel tells the story of Ponyboy Curtis and his struggles with right and wrong in a society in … Continue reading The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton (+ a personal note)

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

TITLE: A Man Called Ove BY: Fredrik Backman GENRE: Fiction, Contemporary, Humor PUBLICATION: July 15th 2014 by Atria Books (first published August 27th 2012) RATING: "A Man Called Ove" is a story tale about Ove, friendship, love and life in general. The story opens with Ove in a shop having a difficult interaction with a shop assistant while trying to … Continue reading A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

*Spoiler-FREE Review. TITLE: Children of Blood and Bone BY: Tomi Adeyemi SERIES: Legacy of Orisha #1 GENRE: Fantasy, Young Adult, Fiction PUBLICATION: March 6th 2018 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) RATING: Let me start by saying that 2018 is so far(for me) the best year for great releases. Thank you The Cruel Prince for starting it last January 2. The next … Continue reading Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

The Beauty That Remains by Ashley Woodfolk

TITLE: The Beauty that Remains BY: Ashley Woodfolk GENRE: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQIA PUBLICATION: March 6th 2018 by Delacorte Press RATING:  WARNING: Grief, Depression, Suicide Shay, Autumn and Logan have lost someone they love; Shay, her twin to Leukemia, Autumn, her bestfriend to an accident and Logan, his ex-boyfriend to an overdose. In hindsight, I should've known better than … Continue reading The Beauty That Remains by Ashley Woodfolk

Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

TITLE: Daughter of Smoke and Bone BY: Laini Taylor SERIES: Daughter of Smoke and Bone #1 GENRE: Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance, Paranormal RATING: I'm not sure why I read this book when I 'm scheduled reading Vampire Academy(another series I really have to catch up on). But maybe because I remembered I listed this one for my 2018 POPSUGAR Reading … Continue reading Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor