Posts Categorized: Contemporary

Review: Camp Kiss (Camp Boyfriend #0.5) by J.K. Rock

Review: Camp Kiss (Camp Boyfriend #0.5) by J.K. Rock

Camp Kiss (Camp Boyfriend #0.5) by J.K. Rock Blurb from Goodreads: The Camp Kiss That Started It All… Lauren Carlson, a fourteen-year-old expert on the cosmos, superheroes, and science fiction trivia has a crush on her longtime camp friend, Seth. Last summer she’d dreamed about upgrading their relationship to BF/GF status and this year she has a plan… if only her well-meaning cabin mates wouldn’t interfere before she’s ready. She hasn’t even adjusted to her new braces yet, let alone imagined kissing Seth with them. When a dare pushes her out of her comfort zone, will she and Seth rocket… Read more »

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Waiting on Wednesday #8:Made of Stars by Kelley York

Waiting on Wednesday #8:Made of Stars by Kelley York

Waiting on Wednesday is a meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. Today I choose as my WoW pick: Made of Starsby Kelley YorkRelease Date: October 1 Blurb:When eighteen-year-old Hunter Jackson and his half sister, Ashlin, return to their dad’s for the first winter in years, they expect everything to be just like the warmer months they’d spent there as kids. And it is—at first. But Chance, the charismatic and adventurous boy who made their summers epic, is harboring deep secrets. Secrets that are quickly spiraling into something else entirely. The reason they’ve… Read more »

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Review: Snowed Over by Angie Stanton

Review: Snowed Over by Angie Stanton

Snowed Over by Angie Stanton Blurb from Goodreads: To college student, Katie Brandt, ‘Home for the Holidays’ sounds like hell. When her parents separated, their holiday traditions shattered like a dropped ornament. What could be worse than celebrating Christmas with her suddenly single mom and mom’s new boyfriend? Alex Walker, an engaged 20-year-old, dreads going home for his own reasons. He has a daunting task ahead of him and wishes he could skip the holidays altogether. So when a friend of a friend needs a ride north, Alex finds that having beautiful Katie seated by his side proves to be… Read more »

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Review: Wait for You by J Lynn

Review: Wait for You by J Lynn

Wait for You by J Lynn (aka Jennifer Armentrout) Blurb from Goodreads: Some things are worth waiting for… Traveling thousands of miles from home to enter college is the only way nineteen-year-old Avery Morgansten can escape what happened at the Halloween party five years ago—an event that forever changed her life. All she needs to do is make it to her classes on time, make sure the bracelet on her left wrist stays in place, not draw any attention to herself, and maybe—please God—make a few friends, because surely that would be a nice change of pace. The one thing… Read more »

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Waiting on Wednesday # 5: Dare You To (Pushing the Limits #2) by Katie McGarry

Waiting on Wednesday # 5: Dare You To (Pushing the Limits #2) by Katie McGarry

Waiting on Wednesday is a meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. Today I choose as my WoW pick: Dare You To (Pushing the Limits #2)by Katie McGarryRelease date: 28 May 2013 Blurb from Goodreads: Ryan lowers his lips to my ear. “Dance with me, Beth.” “No.” I whisper the reply. I hate him and I hate myself for wanting him to touch me again…. “I dare you…” If anyone knew the truth about Beth Risk’s home life, they’d send her mother to jail and seventeen-year-old Beth who knows where. So she protects… Read more »

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About Me #1: Favourite Genres

About Me #1: Favourite Genres

I realized that I tend to be a bit impersonal when I write reviews and blog post. I almost never tell you something about myself. So that’s why I came up with the idea to start some About Me posts. And some days I don’t have a review to post yet and then a different kind of post would be interesting I guess. How I started reading and which genresFor todays topic I choice to talk about my favourite genres. When I started reading I started with contemporary books written in dutch. I shall not bore you with titles and… Read more »

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Review: Pushing The Limits by Katie McGarry

Review: Pushing The Limits by Katie McGarry

Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry Blurb : “I won’t tell anyone, Echo. I promise.” Noah tucked a curl behind my ear. It had been so long since someone touched me like he did. Why did it have to be Noah Hutchins? His dark brown eyes shifted to my covered arms. “You didn’t do that-did you? It was done to you?” No one ever asked that question. They stared. They whispered. They laughed. But they never asked. So wrong for each other…and yet so right. No one knows what happened the night Echo Emerson went from popular girl with jock boyfriend to gossiped-about… Read more »

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