- Apr 30, 2020
Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe by Preston Norton
Well, I don’t think I could have picked a better book to read during this time than Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe. It’s not...
- Oct 24, 2019
After the Shot Drops by Randy Ribay
This was not what I expected. Boys and basketball, yes, but not the story of friendship between Nasir and Bunny. YA has plenty of female...
- Sep 23, 2019
A Heart In A Body of the World by Deb Caletti
I didn't have many five star books this summer but this was a no brainer. An under the radar book for me, Deb Caletti has written a...
- May 16, 2018
How to Disappear by Sharon Huss Roat
Social anxiety is real. Is debilitating, crippling, panic-inducing, and isolating and everytime the main character Vicky suffered through...
- May 1, 2018
Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson
This book, very quietly, blew me away. It’s understated like the main character, but packs a huge punch and delivers authentic dialogue...
- Apr 10, 2018
Together at Midnight by Jennifer Castle
The more I look at this cover, the more I like it. It's simple, but manages to encaspulate everything you need to know about these two...
- Mar 20, 2018
Now is Everything by Amy Giles
Why is YA making it a contest to see who the absolute worst parent ever is and why do I keep picking up those books?? Fine, Mr. McCauley,...
- Jan 5, 2018
Love, Hate, and Other Filters by Samira Ahmed
Yes, another ARC! Don't need to wait long for this to be in our library either- its release date is January 16th! Come see me if you...
- Nov 8, 2017
Dear Martin by Nic Stone
4.5 I’ll be honest with you; I can’t identify that one thing that made me love this book, especially since it was a mere 210 pages long...
- Sep 12, 2017
The Duke of Bannerman Prep by Katie A. Nelson
Goals and dreams get you places. Determination, grit, perseverance, intelligence, and sometimes a few bribes, shady deals with shady...
- Sep 6, 2017
Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett
Alex, Approximately is the perfect antidote to a heavy read. Summer-loving, resort beach town, adorable boys. Perfection. Bailey is...
- Aug 28, 2017
Things I Should Have Known by Claire LaZebnik
What do you do when your sister needs help with dating? She’s older than you, but you have more experience in this department. She also...