One thing I love about summer is how much I'm able to read! I read 16 books last month, and this month I've read 16 again! Once school starts again the end of August, I'll probably read .25 🤣 Book Battle This month I participated in Book Battle on Facebook. (Go Team Vanilla!) The Book… Continue reading July 2019 Books Read and Book Battle Wrap-Up
SUMMARY(from Goodreads) Lina is spending the summer in Tuscany, but she isn’t in the mood for Italy’s famous sunshine and fairy-tale landscape. She’s only there because it was her mother’s dying wish that she get to know her father. But what kind of father isn’t around for sixteen years? All Lina wants to do is… Continue reading Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch (5⭐)
SUMMARY(from Goodreads) Emma has everything she wants. Good friends, family who loves her and the boyfriend of her dreams. She's also finally rid nemesis Bianca Smythe from her life. But life is full of twists and turns. The first is a phone call from her mother, the one who abandoned her twenty years ago. Suddenly… Continue reading This Much is True (The Senator’s Son Book 2) by Anna Albo (1⭐)
SUMMARY(from Goodreads) College is just like her old life . . . bleak. Surviving it won't be easy, especially when the girlfriend of the guy she's loved her entire life would rather see her dead. So much for that clean slate. Instead she's constantly looking over her shoulder, watching, waiting and worrying. Lucky for Emma… Continue reading The Senator’s Son by Anna Albo (4⭐)
HERE'S THE SCOOP: Using stars to rate a movie, restaurant, or book is very common today. Everyone gives a star rating, whether it's out of five or ten or full- or half-stars. But are they really universal? I've talked with a friend about a book, and we both liked it. It wasn't our favorite book,… Continue reading Star Ratings: How I Use Five Stars to Rate Books
SUMMARY<from Goodreads> Most people think The Zone is an amusement park, but Candy Thompson knows it's really a slave labor camp. What else would you call a summer job that requires a sixteen-year-old girl to set aside her whole social life for the privilege of standing out in the hot sun selling cotton candy? Still,… Continue reading The Summer of Cotton Candy by Debbie Viguié (3⭐)
SUMMARY<from Goodreads> Bachelor: A desirable potential boyfriend. AKA not Cole Kingston.Seventeen-year-old Madison (Madi) Matthews wants nothing to do with the dating competition her school is holding to raise money for charity. She's never been interested in chasing a guy before and she certainly isn't interested in competing for one in front of the whole school.But, when Madi… Continue reading The Wrong Bachelor by Alexandra Moody (5⭐)
Hey everyone! If you read the "about me" section before checking out this post, you know that I'm new to blogging. I don't know what I'm doing! I hope you all bare with me while I navigate WordPress and get my feet wet with blogging. For now, I'd like to share with you what I'd… Continue reading I don’t know what I’m doing!