Tag: contemporary

People We Meet On Vacation

People We Meet on Vacation Author: Emily Henry Genre: Romance Publication Date: May 11, 2021  Publisher: Penguin Audio CONTENT WARNING: mention of death Two best friends. Ten summer trips. One last chance to fall in love. Poppy and Alex. Alex and Poppy. They have nothing in common. She’s […]

The Heart Principle

The Heart Principle Author: Helen Hoang Genre: Romance Publication Date: September 1, 2021 Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC Series: The Kiss Quotient #3 Thank you to libro.fm for providing me with an ALC of this audiobook. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. You can purchase this audiobook and […]

Before We Were Blue

Before We Were Blue Author: E.J. Schwartz Genre: YA Contemporary Publication Date: September 14, 2021 Publisher: Flux Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: eating disorder, antisemitism, bullying, mention of death, mention of […]

State Of The Arc #6

I finished July with 12 ARCs left to be read.  I got approved for a lot of new ARCs in August. I’m still caught up on reading books before they come out, and my ratio is currently 88%, so this is absolutely something to be happy with. I’m […]

A Constellation of Roses

A Constellation of Roses Author: Miranda Asebedo Genre: YA Contemporary Publication Date: November 5, 2019 Publisher: HarperTeen CONTENT WARNING: mention of abuse, mention of drug use, abandonment, death, suicide, mention of prostitution, death of a parent Trix McCabe is aimless, rootless, and on the run. At least, that’s […]

The Happiest Girl In The World

The Happiest Girl in the World Author: Alena Dillon Genre: YA Contemporary Fiction Publication Date: April 20, 2021 Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks CONTENT WARNING: sexual abuse of minors, disordered eating, emotional abuse, use of a racist slur For Sera Wheeler, the Olympics are the reason for everything. They’re […]

Fae Friday – Upcoming TBR

Here’s how it works: This week’s #FaeFriday post is all about looking to the future. What are some books that you can’t wait to read in the last half of the year? Not too long ago, I talked about the upcoming 2021 releases that I want to read, […]

Fae Friday – Mid-Year Faves

Here’s how it works: We’re a little more than halfway through the year and that is why this week’s prompt is: What has been some of your favorite books this year? I’ve read some really great books this year, so it’s obviously going to be hard to pick […]

The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch Author: Donna Tartt Genre: Literary Fiction Publication Date: October 22, 2013 Publisher: Little, Brown and Company CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, gore, blood, anxiety, mention of sexual abuse, child abuse and neglect, grief, alcoholism, drug use, violence, death, mental illness, bullying, addiction, infidelity, gun violence […]