A gripping fast-paced novel with a multi-dimensional protagonist and magic that is unique to this novel, making for a enthralling read. Continue reading Review of ‘The Storm Crow’ (The Storm Crow #1)
Can’t decide what to read next? Check out these titles and see if they tickle your fancy. Continue reading Weekly Reading List #193
A thoughtful read that follows the journey of a biracial girl as she learns to love herself and find her way. Continue reading Realistic & Relatable | Review of ‘Who We Might’ve Been’ (Billie Dixon #3)
Can’t decide what to read next? Check out these titles and see what tickles your fancy. Continue reading Weekly Reading List #147
Can’t decide what to read next? Check out these titles and see what tickles your fancy. Continue reading Weekly Reading List #146
An imaginative ghost story that bridges time and warps the mind, catching the reader off guard. Continue reading Unsuspectingly Spooky | Review of ‘The Ghost Notebooks’
Can’t decide what to read next? Check out these titles and see if they tickle your fancy. Continue reading Weekly Reading List #143
Funny, sad, and touching, a story that is reminiscent of 13 Reasons Why follows the perspective of one boy as he chronicles the life he shared with the girl he loved who took her own life. Continue reading A Believable, Relatable & Impressive Debut | Review of ‘The History of Jane Doe’
By Cynthia Ayala
Hey there avid readers! I hope that everyone is having a wonderful week. It’s finally October!!! Woo!! Favorite time of the year. Did you know that in 1 year I will be getting married? Yup, on Halloween. It’s going to be Spooktacular. No my dress will not be black. But it will certainly be unique. But that’s all beside the point. A new month means a new list of book releases. Which means I need your help to choose the next winner of the book of the month for November. So check out the ten titles listed below and vote for your favorite. If there isn’t a book on the list that you think deserves to be on the survey you can fill in your own. Remember, the winner gets a featured book review right here (and all my various social media platforms, Goodreads and Amazon). Vote by clicking this link here or by clicking on the image below. Happy voting!
Continue reading “Book of the Month Poll – November 2017”
By Cynthia Ayala
Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker–his classmate and crush–who committed suicide two weeks earlier. Hannah’s voice tells him that there are thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he’ll find out why. Clay spends the night crisscrossing his town with Hannah as his guide. He becomes a firsthand witness to Hannah’s pain, and as he follows Hannah’s recorded words throughout his town, what he discovers changes his life forever.
Published October 18, 2007, by Razorbill, Thirteen Reasons Why
by Jay Asher is a challenging novel that shines a light on something very dark, highlighting where help can be offered and where it can be needed.
Continue reading “An Important and Emotional Novel About Reality | Review of ‘Thirteen Reasons Why’”