Tag: emotional-books

Mini-review: The Piper’s Son by Melina Marchetta

Title: The Piper’s Son Author: Melina Marchetta My rating: 3.5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Award-winning author Melina Marchetta reopens the story of the group of friends from her acclaimed novel Saving Francesca—but five years have passed, and now… Read More

Audiobook review: The Winner’s Curse (The Winner’s Trilogy #1) by Marie Rutkoski

Title: The Winner’s Curse (The Winner’s Trilogy #1) Author: Marie Rutkoski Narrator: Justine Eyre Story rating: 3 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 3 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 3 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Winning what you want may… Read More

Review: Dirty Little Secret by Jennifer Echols. Their passion for music was contagious

Title: Dirty Little Secret Author: Jennifer Echols My rating: 4 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Bailey wasn’t always a wild child and the black sheep of her family. She used to play fiddle and tour the music circuit with… Read More

Audiobook review: Shattered Glass by Dani Alexander

Title: Shattered Glass Author: Dani Alexander Narrator: Joseph Northton Story rating: 5 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 5 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY A male prostitute, a mangy cat, a murder and a… Read More

Review: The Last Time We Say Goodbye by Cynthia Hand

Title: The Last Time We Say Goodbye Author: Cynthia Hand My rating: 4 of 5 Stars MY THOUGHTS “You never know when it’s going to be the last time. That you hug someone. That you kiss. That you… Read More

Review: Crimson Bound by Rosamund Hodge

Title: Crimson Bound Author: Rosamund Hodge My rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY When Rachelle was fifteen she was good—apprenticed to her aunt and in training to protect her village from dark magic. But she was also reckless—… Read More

Audiobook review: I Was Here by Gayle Forman

Title: I Was Here Author: Gayle Forman Narrator: Jorjeana Marie Story rating: 3 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 5 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 3 of 5 Stars MY THOUGHTS Well, I can’t say that I haven’t been… Read More

Review: On the Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta

Title: On the Jellicoe Road Author: Melina Marchetta My rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY I’m dreaming of the boy in the tree. I tell him stories. About the Jellicoe School and the Townies and the Cadets from… Read More

Audiobook review: Where She Went (If I Stay #2) by Gayle Forman

Title: Where She Went (If I Stay #2) Author: Gayle Forman Narrator: Dan Bittner Story rating: 5 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 5 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY It’s been three years since… Read More

Audiobook review: If I Stay (If I Stay #1) by Gayle Forman

Title: If I Stay (If I Stay #1) Author: Gayle Forman Narrator: Kirsten Potter Story rating: 5 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 5 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 5 of 5 Stars MY THOUGHTS If I Stay by… Read More