I know that Before I Fall has been loved by quite a few readers, and there is certainly reason for that. Lauren Oliver writes like a poet, and the plot is strong-holding and engaging. Unfortunately, for me, that just doesn’t seem to cut it as I was expecting a bit something more from such a… Read More Before I Fall
Intelligently plotted with memorable characters & a superb romance, All Our Yesterdays is the time travel novel that I have been waiting for. It is hard to review because the story itself is so intricate and well thought-out, but I will certainly try my best to serve it justice. But it’s the last line that… Read More "All Our Yesterdays"
Honestly, the inaccuracy of this book is appalling. The way the authors chose to portray Heartland Academy were so incredibly off it was – frankly – ridiculous. Hospitals and reform centers like this are not warm and fuzzy places where people fall in love and make friends, contrary to what Cook and Halpin seem to… Read More Really Awesome Mess
I won’t hesitate to admit that I wasn’t exactly the biggest fan of Mrs. Cross’s Tempest. I think that’s probably why I was so hesitant to buy Letters to Nowhere – even though it sounded like the kind of story I’d love. Nonetheless, I did end up getting a copy, and it was evident there… Read More Letters to Nowhere
Killing time isn’t as difficult as it sounds. I can shoot a hundred numbers through the chest and watch them bleed decimal points in the palm of my hand. I can rip the numbers off a clock and watch the hour hands tick tick tick their final tock just before I fall asleep. I can… Read More "Shatter Me"
People, I have discovered, are layers and layers of secrets. You believe you know them, that you understand them, but their motives are always hidden from you, buried in their own hearts. You will never know them, but sometimes you decide to trust them. I absolutely adored Divergent – flaws and all – so I… Read More Insurgent