A new month means new selection of books for the book of the month title. Vote here for your favorite December 2020 YA novel. Continue reading Book of the Month Poll – December 2020
The Bookshop on the Corner a light story but a well-crafted novel filled with an adventurous spirit. Continue reading Review of ‘The Bookshop on the Corner’
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine is a witty and thought-provoking read that explores the ups and downs of life with equal parts honesty and humor, sweetness, and suspense. Continue reading Review of ‘Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine’
A step away from the cliches and tropes that drive “royalty-romance,” Royals is an entertaining and fast read that is actually quite delightful. Continue reading Fun, Entertaining, & Surprisingly Realistic | Review of ‘Royals’ (Royals #1)
Can’t decide what to read next? Check out these titles and see if they tickle your fancy. Continue reading Weekly Reading List #136
A beautiful and rich continuation of an already rich new world based on the interweaving of culture and magic. Continue reading Richness in a Story | Review of ‘Akata Warrior (Akata Witch #2)’
Can’t decide what to read next? Check out these titles and see if they tickle your fancy. Continue reading Weekly Reading List #77
By Cynthia Ayala
Hey there avid readers! I hope that everyone is having a wonderful day today. It’s been a semi-lazy week for me. I’ve been going back to playing a little more video games, all work and no play right? I’ve also been catching up on some edits of my novel. I’ve got a deadline to catch up on here.
But anyway, check out my new reading list.
Continue reading “Weekly Reading List #76”
By Cynthia Ayala
“Blair, Serena, Nate, Dan, and Vanessa went off to live their lives. Now they’re coming home for the holidays. A lot can change in a few months… but some things never do.
It finally happened: we went to college. We started over. No one knows who we’ve coveted, what we scored on the SATs, where our parents live, or when we became debaucherous. We’ve learned new things, made new friends, and maybe even met the loves of our lives. We’ve changed. Or at least, some of us have. But old habits are hard to break-especially when faced with your former besties and former flames. With everyone back in the city for the holidays, this break is guaranteed to be filled with makeups, breakups, and shakeups. Lucky for you, I’m here to report all the scandal as it happens. Let the games begin!
You know you love me,
Published November 3rd 2009 by Poppy, I Will Always Love You by Cecily von Ziegesar is the final novel in the bestselling young adult Gossip Girl series surrounding Blair, Serena, Nate, Vanessa and Dan.
Continue reading “The East Side Matures | Review of ‘I Will Always Love You’ (Gossip Girl #12)”
By Cynthia Ayala
Cece is devoted to Joan, has been since they were children, being either her chaperone or her partner in crime. But when Joan leaves without a word, leaving Cece heartbroken, Cece is forced to finally become her own person…that is until Joan returns with radical behavior that only escalates. Now Cece has to make a choice, but a life without Joan — can she handle it?
Published on May 17, 2016 by Riverhead Books, The After Party, by Anton DiSclafani, is a historical fiction tale about two girls and their strong friendship that borders on toxic, leaving for somewhat interesting yet disappointing read.
Continue reading “The (Unsympathetic) After Party |Review of ‘The After Party’”