My Dark Vanessa (Kate Elizabeth Russell)

**Trigger Warning**This book discusses the topics of rape, inappropriate relationships between teacher/student, and suicide Rating: 4 Stars SynopsisThe (fictitious) story of a fifteen year old girl who 'falls in love with' her teacher, and the incredibly inappropriate relationship that follows. Told in both the past and present through Vanessa's eyes, she remembers the few months … Continue reading My Dark Vanessa (Kate Elizabeth Russell)

Crescent City : House of Earth and Blood (Sarah J Maas)

Rating: 4 Stars SynopsisBryce Quinlan is put on a case for the higher ups in Crescent City, trying to solve the murder that claimed her best friend's life two years ago and are now happening again all over the city. She's teamed up with Fallen Angel, Hunt Athalar who is being punished for his part … Continue reading Crescent City : House of Earth and Blood (Sarah J Maas)

All Your Perfects (Colleen Hoover)

Rating: 4 Stars SynopsisTold in both the alternating Then and Now we get the cute meeting and unfolding of Quinn and Graham's relationship which starts off adorably but somehow takes a turn in the time between Then and Now. In the current time the couple is years into their relationship and struggling to have a … Continue reading All Your Perfects (Colleen Hoover)

Cilka’s Journey (Heather Morris)

Rating: 4 Stars SynopsisCilka is sixteen years old when she and her sister Magda are imprisoned in Auschwitz. After spending three years there before she's released, she's immediately imprisoned again at Gulag camp for "sleeping with the enemy" and aiding the Nazis soldiers. Despite the fact that Cilka was a child being raped by the … Continue reading Cilka’s Journey (Heather Morris)

Love Lives Here (Amanda Jette Knox)

A Story of Thriving in a Transgender Family Rating: 4 Stars SynopsisThe memoir of Amanda Jette Knox's life. A proud mother of three boys and family blogger, Knox's life is changed drastically the day her eleven year old son sends his mother and father an email explaining that he doesn't feel right as a boy … Continue reading Love Lives Here (Amanda Jette Knox)

May 2019 Wrap Up

Alright, real quick. This month wasn't the best. I didn't get as much reading done as I'd hoped. But anything is better than nothing! One.A Court of Frost and Starlight (Sarah J. Maas)Rating: 5 StarsGenre: Fantasy/RomanceRecommendation: You guessed it: I'm obsessedOverall: Necessary to the plot? No. Adorable and worth the read, despite that. Yes.Read my … Continue reading May 2019 Wrap Up

Cross Her Heart (Sarah Pinborough)

Rating: 4 Stars SynopsisLisa is a single mother to daughter Ava with a past she's been running from. Not even her best friend, Marilyn knows the extend of her life before they started working together over ten years ago. As Ava becomes a teenager and begins to rebel against her mother (especially after the truth … Continue reading Cross Her Heart (Sarah Pinborough)