Review: Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

My favourite Sarah Dessen yet. I devoured it.  Saint Anything Summary Peyton, Sydney’s charismatic older brother, has always been the star of the family, receiving the lion’s share of their parents’ attention and – lately -concern. When Peyton’s increasingly reckless behavior culminates in an accident, a drunk driving conviction, and…

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Review: Paper Avalanche by Lisa Williamson

One of the best books I’ve read all year.  Paper Avalanche Summary When it comes to flying under the radar, Ro Snow is the expert. No friends. No boys. No parties. And strictly NO VISITORS. It may be lonely, but at least this way the truth remains where it should…

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Review: I Have Lost My Way by Gayle Forman

A brilliant YA contemporary from bestselling author Gayle Forman.  I Have Lost My Way Summary I Have Lost My Way Review I really enjoyed this quick, simple but powerful novel by Gayle Forman. Set across one single day, it’s incredible how much I connected with each character, even when parts…

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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: Two Summers by Aimee Friedman

Escape to the French countryside in this YA contemporary tale about parallel worlds.  Two Summers summary One Summer in the French countryside, among sun-kissed fields of lavender.  Another summer in upstate New York, along familiar roads that lead to surprises.  When Summer Everett makes a split-second decision, her summer divides…

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