Teen Fiction

Eleanor & Park, by Rainbow Rowell

Eleanor & Park, by Rainbow Rowell Published: St. Martin’s Press, 2013 Rating: 97/100 Worth Your Time? Only if you have a heart. Fangirl Moments “That isn’t even the right kind of racist.” “She was the only person in class who’d read her poem like it wasn’t an assignment. She recited it like it was a living thing.… Continue reading Eleanor & Park, by Rainbow Rowell

Psychological · Teen Fiction

Made You Up by Francesca Zappia

Made You Up, Francesca Zappia. Published: HarperCollins, 2015 Rating: 90/100 Worth Your Time? ABSOLUTELY. Thoughts on the Jacket Summary So, the summary on the physical jacket of this book is not actually a summary–it’s an “excerpt,” and then there is a two-sentence description on the back cover. “Excerpt” is in quotes because the dialogue on the jacket,… Continue reading Made You Up by Francesca Zappia

Teen Fiction

OCD Love Story, by Corey Ann Haydu

OCD Love Story by Corey Ann Haydu Published: Simon & Schuster, 2013 Rating: 95/100 Worth Your Time? YES. It smashes the stereotypes of OCD, and it reads like John Green. Read it. Thoughts on the Jacket Summary First of all, I need to comment on the cover. It’s beautiful, it expresses Bea’s character, and it makes me… Continue reading OCD Love Story, by Corey Ann Haydu

Teen Fiction

Dreamology, by Lucy Keating

Dreamology by Lucy Keating Published: HarperCollins, 2016 Rating: 35/100 Worth Your Time? Not really. Unless you think Keating is funny; I didn’t. The best part of this book is the cover. Thoughts on the Jacket Summary Don’t read it. It seems intriguing, until you start reading the book and realize that’s literally all that happens. I guessed… Continue reading Dreamology, by Lucy Keating