Weekly Paperbacks

Hello, everyone! I’ve finally started putting my library card to good use. Like most people, I always have a mental list of books I want to borrow before I go to the library. However, there’s this persistent battle going on between borrowers especially among those who keep track of the latest releases so there was no way … More Weekly Paperbacks

Book Review: All the Bright Places

Book Review # 9: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven Number of Pages: 388 Copy: E-book Date Published: January 6, 2015 Publisher: Knopf Rating:  Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. But each time, something good, no matter how small, stops him. Violet Markey lives for the future, counting … More Book Review: All the Bright Places

Book Review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Book Review #8: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Anne Shaffer and Annie Barrows Number of pages: 274 Copy: Hardcover Date Published: July 29, 2008 Publisher: The Dial Press Rating: “ I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to … More Book Review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Book Review: The Elite (Selection # 2)

Book review # 7: The Elite by Kiera Cass Number of pages: 336 Copy: Trade paperback Date Published: April 23, 2013 Publisher: HarperTeen Rating:  The Selection began with thirty-five girls. Now with the group narrowed down to the six Elite, the competition to win Prince Maxon’s heart is fiercer than ever—and America is still struggling to decide where her … More Book Review: The Elite (Selection # 2)

Book Review: Saint Anything

Book review # 6: Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen Number of pages: 417 Copy: E-book Date Published: May 5, 2015 Publisher: Viking Juvenile Rating:  Peyton, Sydney’s charismatic older brother, has always been the star of the family, receiving the lion’s share of their parents’ attention and—lately—concern. When Peyton’s increasingly reckless behavior culminates in an accident, a drunk driving … More Book Review: Saint Anything

Book Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette

Book Review # 5: Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple Number of pages: 330 pages Copy: E-book Date Published: August 14, 2012 Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Rating:  Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she’s a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she’s a disgrace; to design mavens, she’s a revolutionary architect, … More Book Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette