Month: July 2016
I didn’t get too carried away this month, but I’m very excited about my selection. Now, this may be my last book haul for a while because I have a huge stack of books to get through, and to be honest, I’m starting to get intimidated by my looming TBR (to-be-read) pile.
Here we go!
Unhooked by Lisa Maxwell
This one is another Peter Pan retelling, so I obviously had to get my hands on it. It follows a girl named Gwen, who has been told all her life by her crazy mother about a magical place, but perhaps, her mother isn’t so crazy after all. When Gwen and her friend are kidnapped away to Neverland, she tries to hang on to her memories, but she has to choose who to trust. The pirate or the fairytale hero? Read the rest of this entry »
Not all those who wander are lost… but she might be.
So, I have big news, everyone. I gave this book five stars. This is the first book that has gotten that rating from me in over a year, so this is a huge deal.
I wouldn’t say I typically read young adult contemporaries, but I was completely in the mood for this one. It just hit the spot, and this book is just straight up fun. Read the rest of this entry »
I’m sure many people are now aware that the movie is coming out later this month, and for the most part, that is why I read this book. Judging by what I’ve seen from the trailer, there is essentially nothing being translated from book to movie. I cannot believe I’m about to say this, but that’s pretty okay with me. The movie looks like it takes everything to the next level in terms of intensity and excitement, and regardless of how I feel about the book, I am greatly looking forward to the film. If you are just interested in this book because of the movie trailer, I would not recommend reading it.
And that’s not to say this is a bad book. It’s not. Read the rest of this entry »