Everything Better When You Binge Read with a Friend: John Green’s Turtles All the Way Down (2017 Reading Book #141)

It’s been an incredibly long time since I’ve bought a book on release day and promptly read it within twenty-four hours. Likewise, I don’t think I’ve ever had the pleasure of sharing that book devouring experience in the moment with a friend before. I know my reading experience was only … Continue reading

An Uplifting Story About Surviving Rape: E. K. Johnston’s Exit, Pursued by a Bear (2017 Reading Book #93)

Stories about sexual assault are usually not encouraging as they tend to give a dose of all the hardships that come for survivors seeking justice. So I was delighted to read such an uplifting and encouraging story of a rape survivor. While many elements of the story may not be … Continue reading

A Movie Romance: Nina LaCour’s Everything Leads to You (2017 Reading Book #64)

This was such a cute, fun romance! I loved all the old Hollywood and film details that were worked into this story. It was really interesting to learn about. I also loved the relationship this story centered around. All the characters were really likable. Plus there was the great mystery … Continue reading

An Emotional Snowstorm: Nina LaCour’s We Are Okay (2017 Reading Book #50)

There has been a lot of praise online for We Are Okay, so I knew I had to read it as soon as possible. The praise is totally deserved. Nina LaCour’s writing only gets stronger with each novel she writes, and this, her latest, is an emotional masterpiece. I think the strongest … Continue reading