It's been a little while since I've written a Book Talk. Two reasons--scratch that--three reason for that: 1. Life. Life's been...well, it's been "special". 2. I've been on a New Adult trip this summer. Many 'yay's' and MANY more 'nah's'. None really that make me want to Book Talk about them so hence, the silent… Continue reading Book Talk: ISLA and the HAPPILY EVER AFTER
'The 5th Wave' by Rick Yancey was by far, one of the most satisfying reads I've experienced in some time. Goodreads Synopsis: After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the unlucky survive. After the 4th wave, only one rule applies: trust no one.Now,… Continue reading The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
The Promise of Amazing by: Robin Constantine Man, I really wanted to like this. I wanted to love it, so bad. I held on to that promise of amazing, believing it, as soon as I opened the book and turned the first page. First, hats off to the designer of the cover. Man, on a… Continue reading The Promise of Amazing Book Talk
Oh Ignite Me, let me count the ways... Spoiler FREE section: (Spoilers marked below!) I feel so inadequate, trying to express my feelings for this book. In the last week, I have read three series finales. I have a three book hangover. I'm trying to recover. I loved each of them. I loved them all… Continue reading Ignite Me Book Talk!
I enter our local coffeehouse and spot the "Book Talk" group off to my right. I wave and head towards the barista. "Hey Tristan. Can I get--" Tristan marking a cup doesn't look up, "Medium White Mocha with a pump of?" Holding my wallet, I'm a wide-eyed statue. How sad, I thought, that they know… Continue reading Infinite by Jodi Meadows Book Talk!
Asunder by Jodi Meadows Goodreads Synopsis: DARKSOULS Ana has always been the only one. Asunder. Apart. But after Templedark, when many residents of Heart were lost forever, some hold Ana responsible for the darksouls–and the newsouls who may be born in their place. SHADOWS Many are afraid of Ana’s presence, a constant reminder of unstoppable changes and… Continue reading Asunder by Jodi Meadows Book Talk!
Where the Stars Still Shine by Trish Doller Goodreads Synopsis: Stolen as a child from her large and loving family, and on the run with her mom for more than ten years, Callie has only the barest idea of what normal life might be like. She's never had a home, never gone to school, and has gotten… Continue reading Where the Stars Still Shine by Trish Doller Book Talk