The Breakfast Club

4 Books You Might Enjoy if You Love ‘The Breakfast Club’

This post was originally going to be “4 Books You Might Enjoy if You Love 80’s Teen Movies,” but that was just too broad and specific at the same time. For starters, we don’t need to limit it to any particular decade. The angst and problems the teens face in the Breakfast Club are timeless, although the 80’s were pretty awesome in terms of movies … Continue reading 4 Books You Might Enjoy if You Love ‘The Breakfast Club’

8 Book Recommendations that Feature Music

8 Book Recommendations that Feature Music

I can’t read and listen to music at the same time because I lose focus and get overwhelmed. But I still like to incorporate music into my reading from time to time, whether that’s through listening to book playlists (official or fan-made) or reading books about music or musicians. If you’re passionate about reading and music, then here are five books that feature music in … Continue reading 8 Book Recommendations that Feature Music

5 Reasons to Read The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer

Despite finishing all the books in this series more than a year ago, The Lunar Chronicles (Goodreads) still springs into my thoughts fairly often. When someone asks me what this series is about, I struggle to answer them. “Um, fairy tales retold in a dystopian, romantic, action-y kind of way with lots of heart-eyes, wolves, sci-fi fun, and moon people.” Honestly, this book has so much going … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Read The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Non-YA Recommendations for YA Readers

I almost exclusively read YA, as I have for years, but occasionally I do venture into adult books. Although, in the past, it hasn’t been of my own free will. I typically read non-YA only for my literature classes. So that limits my scope a bit to the literary fiction category. Despite that limited scope, I’m going to recommend ten Non-YA books that every YA … Continue reading Top Ten Non-YA Recommendations for YA Readers

Top Ten Tuesday

Top 5 Books I Would Rate Differently Today

I’ve noticed that I mostly rate books with 3 or 4 stars. I don’t know why. Maybe I’m both difficult to extremely disappoint and impress when it comes to books, so I just typically dump all books into the 3 or 4 star category. Who knows? Anyway, noticing that made me think about what books I would rate differently now, or if I had read … Continue reading Top 5 Books I Would Rate Differently Today

Top Ten Tuesday

My Best Books of 2017 So Far [Top Ten Tuesday]

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish Since I’ve only read about 30 books this year, it feels unfair to list ten, or even five, books for this category. All of these books are contemporary YA, unfortunately. I love contemporary YA but I feel like I absolutely need to branch out a bit with the genres I read. These are my top … Continue reading My Best Books of 2017 So Far [Top Ten Tuesday]

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Six Series I’ve Been Meaning To Start But Haven’t [Top Ten Tuesday]

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish Hello! June is almost over and I feel super weird about it. I started my editorial internship two weeks ago so I’ve been busier than usual. It is also why I’m rushing to write this post at noon today (Tuesday) rather than having it scheduled to be up at 8am today like usual. Oh … Continue reading Top Six Series I’ve Been Meaning To Start But Haven’t [Top Ten Tuesday]