The Eye Of Zeus Review

Synopsis Meet Phoebe Katz, a twelve-year-old foster kid from New York City who’s been bounced around the system her entire life. Things happen around Phoebe, but it’s not like they’re her fault! But when a statue of Athena comes to life, Phoebe gets the stunning news she’s the daughter of Zeus, has a twin brotherContinue reading “The Eye Of Zeus Review”

Salty, Bitter, Sweet Review

Synopsis Aspiring chef Isa’s family life has fallen apart after the death of her Cuban abuela and the divorce of her parents. She moves in with her dad and her new stepmom, Margo, in Lyon, France, where Isa feels like an outsider in her father’s new life. Isa balances her time between avoiding the awkward,Continue reading “Salty, Bitter, Sweet Review”

Throw Like A Girl Review

“I try but fail to wash the loss out of my hair- Garnier Fructis can only do so much.” – Sarah Henning Synopsis When softball star Liv Rodinsky throws one ill-advised punch during the most important game of the year, she loses her scholarship to her fancy private school, her boyfriend, and her teammates allContinue reading “Throw Like A Girl Review”

You’d Be Mine Review

“Just because your family is gone doesn’t mean that you are. Your identity is tied to who they made you into, not who they were. The way I see it, you can honor them by becoming the best possible version of who you are meant to be, or you can wither away to nothing withContinue reading “You’d Be Mine Review”

How (Not) To Ask A Boy To Prom Review

“I like plants” – S. J. Goslee Synopsis Nolan Grant is sixteen, gay, and very, very single. He’s never had a boyfriend, or even been kissed. It’s not like Penn Valley is exactly brimming with prospects. Nolan plans to ride out the rest of his junior year drawing narwhals, working at the greenhouse, and avoidingContinue reading “How (Not) To Ask A Boy To Prom Review”

Top Ten Review

“It occurred to her to wonder if this was what growing up meant, to continuously find yourself in situations that you didn’t feel remotely prepared to handle.” Synopsis: Ryan McCullough and Gabby Hart are the unlikeliest of best friends. Prickly, anxious Gabby would rather do literally anything than go to a party. Ultra-popular Ryan isContinue reading “Top Ten Review”

My First Blog Post

Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. Where are my Young adult lovers at? I LOVE my BOTM subscription! Did you know that there is now a YA subscription as well? Book Of the Month YA, works exactly like the regular BOTM box! They pick 5 books and you chose one, it’sContinue reading “My First Blog Post”