Tonight the Streets Are Ours: A Chick Lit Wednesday Review

“Like all stories, the one you’re about to read is a love story. If it wasn’t, what would be the point?” Seventeen-year-old Arden Huntley is recklessly loyal. She wants to be someone people come back for; to be someone who is not taken for granted. But that seems impossible when her best friend Lindsey is … Continue reading Tonight the Streets Are Ours: A Chick Lit Wednesday Review

The Accident Season: A Review

“So let’s raise our glass to the accident season, To the river beneath us where we sink our souls, To the bruises and secrets, to the ghosts in the ceiling, One more drink for the watery road.” Cara is afraid she has no secrets. She is afraid that she isn’t witchy and interesting like her … Continue reading The Accident Season: A Review

Even in Paradise: A Chick Lit Wednesday Review

“They were all royalty. They were all gods. They were all broken.” Charlotte Ryder is pretty certain about the course of her life. She has her group of friends at St. Anne’s. She has her roommate at the boarding school. Charlotte has her memory box, her studio time, and her plans to become an artist. … Continue reading Even in Paradise: A Chick Lit Wednesday Review

Love and Other Foreign Words: A Chick Lit Wednesday Review

Josie speaks many languages. She can converse in the languages of high school, college, friends, boyfriends and even the volleyball team. She can parse behaviors to see the right way to act, the right thing to say. She can always translate the things around her into her own native Josie. But living a life in … Continue reading Love and Other Foreign Words: A Chick Lit Wednesday Review

The Start of Me and You: A Chick Lit Wednesday Review

For the past two years Paige has been defined by the unexpected death or her first boyfriend. While Paige’s grief is real, she also often feels like an impostor being lumped together with others who knew her boyfriend so much better and miss him much more keenly. When Paige decides she’s ready to make the … Continue reading The Start of Me and You: A Chick Lit Wednesday Review

This One Summer: A Review

Rose has been coming to Awago Beach with her family every summer since forever. Rose’s summer cottage friend–and seasonal younger sister, of sorts–Windy, is always there waiting for a new vacation filled with fun and adventures. But nothing is quite the same as it was even last summer. Caught uncomfortably between the familiarity of childhood … Continue reading This One Summer: A Review

Love and Other Perishable Items: A Review

Amelia is fifteen and chafing under her stunning lack of control over her own life. She is also painfully and completely in love with Chris who works checkout with her at the local supermarket. Chris is twenty-one. Amelia is a smart girl and she knows that Chris is a smart guy. She knows that Chris … Continue reading Love and Other Perishable Items: A Review

I Mustache You Some Questions: In which I share some fun facts and ask for others.

Last year (in December lol) Gail from Ticket to Anywhere tagged me to answer some questions (luckily no mustache is needed!). You can see Gail’s answers on her blog. Mine you can find below :) Four names that people call me (other than my real name!): Em E Miss Emma (at work because teachers don’t … Continue reading I Mustache You Some Questions: In which I share some fun facts and ask for others.

Gilmore Girls Read-a-Likes

You might have heard that the much loved TV series Gilmore Girls has made its way to Netflix. If, like me, you don’t have Netflix (or if you have already re-watched the entire series), these books might help you capture some of the happy feelings from the series. If you don’t feel like reading this … Continue reading Gilmore Girls Read-a-Likes

Top Ten Tuesday: Most Owned Authors

Top Ten Most Owned Authors: This is pretty timely because Kayla posted something similar recently and I was getting ready to put something together myself. Gabrielle Zevin (a million Books): I actually have no idea how many but it’s multiple copies of everything because my interview with Gabrielle is in the paperbacks of Birthright books … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Most Owned Authors