Book Review: Smile

Synopsis "Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and falls, severely injuring her two front teeth, and what follows is a long and frustrating journey with on-again, off-again braces, surgery, embarrassing headgear, and even a retainer with fake teeth attached. And on top of all... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Drama

Synopsis "Callie loves theater. And while she would totally try out for her middle school's production of Moon Over Mississippi, she can't really sing. Instead she's the set designer for the drama department stage crew, and this year she's determined to create a set worthy of Broadway on a middle-school budget. But how can she,... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Unspeakable

Synopsis "Elaina McCord's dream of being an FBI profiler is threatened by her very first case - investigating a string of murders near a Texas beach resort. The victims, all young women, were drugged and brutally murdered, their bodies abandoned in desolate marshland. Elaina's hunch - met with disbelief by local police - is that... Continue Reading →

Weekly Library Haul

Happy Sunday everyone! I'm back with another Weekly Library Haul. Here's what I got from the library this week... As Always, Julia: The Letters of Julia Child and Avis DeVoto: Food, Friendship, and the Making of a Masterpiece by Joan Reardon and Avis DeVoto A Crash of Fate by Zoriada Cordova Wicked Fox by Kat... Continue Reading →

September TBR

I haven't been able to decide what exactly I'm going to read in September, but I know for sure I'm reading these three books... Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman I am about halfway through... Continue Reading →

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