Sea Spell

June 29, 2017

Sea Spell Water Fire Saga #4 by Jennifer Donnelly Adventure Fantasy Romance Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) I really enjoyed Sea Spell.  I love how Sea Spell was full of adventure and a little bit of romance.  To make it all even better though is the fact that it’s a fantasy.  Jennifer Donnelly did a great job!

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Deep Blue

June 29, 2017

Deep Blue Water Fire Saga #1 by Jennifer Donnelly Adventure Fantasy Romance Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) I really liked Deep Blue of the Water Fire saga because it was a combination of my favorite types of books.  These all include adventure, fantasy, and a little bit of romance.  I love this book so much I own it and let my friend borrow it.

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Everything, Everything

June 29, 2017

Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon Realistic Fiction Romance Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) Madeline Whittier (17) suffers from SCID.  Her mom, who’s a doctor, keeps her inside their house and won’t let her interact with anyone unless they’re “sanitized.”  What will happen when a new family moves in next door?

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Sun Is Also a Star

June 5, 2017

The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon Realistic Fiction Romance * * * * Stars (Great!) Natasha, an undocumented immigrant from Jamaica (now living in New York), is about to be deported thanks to her father who, after getting pulled over, announced to the police that he wasn’t even a citizen. This is her last day in the United States and her last opportunity to find a way…

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Julius Caesar

May 13, 2017

Julius Caesar by Shakespeare Classic Drama/Play Historical Fiction Realistic Fiction Romance Review #1 * * Stars (Just ok) This classic play is a tale of betrayal, destiny, and fortune.  It gives greater insight on the somewhat far off figure that Julius Caesar sometimes is to the modern reader.  It also offers a different view of Caesar’s personality if you read Antony’s speech.  A bit dull at times, yet a great story!…

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Vegan Virgin Valentine

May 13, 2017

Vegan Virgin Valentine by Carolyn Mackler Realistic Fiction Romance * * * * Stars (Great!) Mara Valentine is a model student and daughter and has her whole future mapped out for her when her “niece” V comes to live with her. V is almost the same age, and is wilder, freer, and more spontaneous than Mara could ever hope to be. And she’ll be attending the same high school. And…

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Where Hope Prevails

February 7, 2017

Where Hope Prevails Return to the Canadian West #3 by Janette Oke Adventure Romance Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) Elizabeth Thatcher can’t wait to return to her beloved Coal Valley, after a long summer with her family.  Her Mountie Jarrick Thorton has not yet proposed, but she already knows what her answer will be.  His duties take him away from Coal Valley so much that he feels…

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Because I’m Watching

Because I’m Watching by Christina Dodd The fourth book in Dodd’s Virtue Falls series, Because I’m Watching is a romantic thriller which hit’s all the right notes.  The two main characters, Madeline Hewitson and Jacob Denisov, are neighbors who have both experienced traumatic events in their lives.  Maddie survived a college dorm massacre and Jacob is a military veteran suffering from PTSD.  They meet for the first time when Madeline…

September 27, 2016
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After Ever Happy

June 18, 2015

After Ever Happy After #4 by Anna Todd Romance Review #1 This book is the fourth and final book in the After series.  Tessa and Hardin are getting over the hardship they have come to realize is a relationship.  Tessa is in New York and Harden is in Washington.  Hardin comes to visit every weekend even though he is now a famous author of the book he wrote about their…

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