I Finished Reading a Book and I’m Heartbroken–But Smiling?

Agh. I don’t know if there’s a way to summarize the overwhelming emotion that comes over me when I finish a fantastic book. I’m happy yet heartbroken, I’m satisfied yet upset, and I’m pleased yet frustrated. Plus, I’m hungry (but that’s not something the book can take responsibility for–I guess my leftover Chipotle wasn’t enough … More I Finished Reading a Book and I’m Heartbroken–But Smiling?

Review: Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson

“Nothing worth doing is easy,” Frank said. “Especially not in the beginning. But I’m not about to give up.” Title: Since You’ve Been Gone Author: Morgan Matson Publisher: Simon & Schuster Synopsis: It was Sloane who yanked Emily out of her shell and made life 100% interesting. But right before what should have been the … More Review: Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson

Review: Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard

Title: Glass Sword (Red Queen #2) Author: Victoria Aveyard Publisher: HarperTeen (HarperCollins Publishers) Synopsis: If there’s one thing Mare Barrow knows, it’s that she’s different. Mare Barrow’s blood is red—the color of common folk—but her Silver ability, the power to control lightning, has turned her into a weapon that the royal court tries to control. The crown … More Review: Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard

Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

If it hasn’t already been established, fantasy books are not normally my first choice (Harry Potter was always the exception). However, lately my tastes have changed. I’ve started to crave the heroic, adventurous, and empowering nature of fantasy. Red Queen helped to satisfy this craving (while still providing me with the much needed hint of … More Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Review: The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson

I don’t think there are two things that I love more in this world than books and dogs (except maybe Ed Sheeran and dad jokes). Anyway, Morgan Matson’s The Unexpected Everything happened to COMBINE THESE TWO THINGS (the books and dogs, not Ed and dad jokes, unfortunately) and it made for an adorable summer read. … More Review: The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson

Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, & Jack Thorne

**WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD** DO NOT PASS GO & COLLECT $200 IF YOU HAVEN’T READ HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD YET! This entire reading experience for me has been surreal. I feel as though I’m in a parallel universe because of this story. This carefully crafted, revolutionary addition to the Harry Potter series is not … More Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, & Jack Thorne