Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.

Bad Romance by Heather Demetrios

Bad Romance by Heather Demetrios

Damn, dude. Demetrios is keeping it real. I have so many thoughts and feelings about Bad Romance that stem from experience. I’m going to keep it as short as possible and not ramble. It’s so refreshing to see an author tackle this subject matter in such a realistic and relateable way. It kills me when […]

Posted July 7, 2017 by Christy in Review / 29 Comments
Finding Mr. Brightside by Jay Clark

Finding Mr. Brightside by Jay Clark

Okay, this was better than I expected. I thought Finding Mr. Brightside was going to be all super sappy and dramatic, but not so. This is actually a lot of fun. Yes, there are serious subject matters, but it’s not all done in a Debbie Downer way. Juliette and Abram both lost a parent. At […]

Posted March 24, 2015 by Christy in Review / 20 Comments
I’ll Meet You There by Heather Demetrios

I’ll Meet You There by Heather Demetrios

“ – a quirky motel off California’s dusty Highway 99.” And there you have it. That was the deciding factor for me to read I’ll Meet You There. Thankfully, it paid to be shallow and impulsive. Sky recently graduated high school and has plans to get out of her small town. She’ll attend art school […]

Posted February 1, 2015 by Christy in Review / 20 Comments
Nil by Lynne Matson

Nil by Lynne Matson

When I first saw Nil, I was on the fence about it. Then when I saw it described on the author’s Goodreads page as a “YA thriller with a SF twist”, I got a lot more excited. Unfortunately, it didn’t quite hold up to what I thought I was getting. Nil starts out with Charley, […]

Posted February 28, 2014 by Christy in Review / 35 Comments