Review: Someone Like You by Sarah Dessen

This YA contemporary is a gorgeous summer read about family, friendships and first love.  Someone Like You summary Halley and Scarlett have been best friends for years, balancing each other perfectly. Scarlett’s the popular one, Halley’s the dependable quiet sidekick… Then Scarlett’s boyfriend is killed in a motorbike accident, just…

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Review: The Night That Changed Everything by Laura Tait and Jimmy Rice

I want to be friends with the incredible characters in this funny and emotional read.  The Night That Changed Everything Summary Rebecca is the only girl she knows who didn’t cry at the end of Titanic. Ben is the only man he knows who did. Rebecca’s untidy but Ben doesn’t…

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Review: To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

Charming contemporary YA romance that takes an unexpected turn that I really enjoyed. To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before summary To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before is the story of Lara Jean, who has never openly admitted her crushes, but instead wrote each boy a letter about how…

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Review: The Duff by Kody Keplinger

Fun, addictive and relatable character-driven novel. The Duff summary (from Goodreads) Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper is cynical and loyal, and she doesn’t think she’s the prettiest of her friends by a long shot. She’s also way too smart to fall for the charms of man-slut and slimy school hottie Wesley Rush.…

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Review: You’re the One That I Want by Giovanna Fletcher

Stunningly truthful tale of one heart with two great loves You’re the One That I Want summary Maddy, dressed in white, stands at the back of the church. At the end of the aisle is Rob – the man she’s about to marry. Next to Rob is Ben – best…

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