Tag Archives: coming of age

You in Five Acts by Una La Marche (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars. Having read Una La Marche before (and loving Like No Other), and other such specialized art school stories, this book was pretty much what I had expected it to be. I did enjoy the alternate perspectives on … Continue reading

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Savage Song by Victoria Schwab (2016)

Rating: 4 stars. It’s been a while since I’ve read a good dark urban fantasy, and this one definitely wet my appetite for more. In a world where monsters rule the night, Kate was brilliant character. A bit broken, strong, … Continue reading

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Lost and Found by Katrina Leno (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars. Louis and Frances are internet friends who meet on a support group website. Louis is struggling with feeling at fault for an accident that lost his sister her legs. Frances is coming to terms with the fact … Continue reading

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Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson

3.7 Stars. Leah Westfeld, a 17 year old girl living on the frontier in 1849, Georgia, has a gift. She can sense the presence of gold around her. She has done well to keep her ability a secret, but after … Continue reading

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The Dogs by Allan Stratton (2016)

4.2 Stars. Cameron Weaver and his mother having been moving from place to place trying to escape the path of his abusive father. They find themselves in a small town at a farm house with a mysterious past. Through research, … Continue reading

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The Inside of Out by Jenn Marie Thorne (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars. Daisy wants to be the ultimate supportive best friend to Hannah when she comes out as a lesbian right before junior year. Daisy quickly takes up the LGBTQIA cause and pleads to the school council to get … Continue reading

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Say You Will by Eric Walters (2015)

Rating: 3.5 Stars Sweet and awkward Samuel tries to navigate his way through the rules of high school to create the perfect promposal for a mystery girl. This was definitely a book that sold me on its cover. With another … Continue reading

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