Tag: family

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

Review: Flat-Out Love by Jessica Park. I wasn’t prepared for that ending.

Title: Flat-Out Love (Flat-Out Love #1) Author: Jessica Park My rating: 3 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Flat-Out Love is a warm and witty novel of family love and dysfunction, deep heartache and raw vulnerability, with a bit of… Read More

Review: Suffer Love by Ashley Herring Blake. That time when you relate to heroine’s parents.

Title: Suffer Love Author: Ashley Herring Blake My rating: 4 of 5 Stars SUMMARY “Just let it go.” That’s what everyone keeps telling Hadley St. Clair after she learns that her father cheated on her mother. But Hadley… Read More

Review: Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta. Why my heart is cold?

Title: Saving Francesca Author: Melina Marchetta My rating: 3 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Francesca is stuck at St. Sebastian’s, a boys’ school that pretends it’s coed by giving the girls their own bathroom. Her only female companions are… Read More

Audiobook review: The Boy Most Likely To by Huntley Fitzpatrick

Title: The Boy Most Likely To Author: Huntley Fitzpatrick Narrator: MacLeod Andrews, Jorjeana Marie Story rating: 4 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 5 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 4 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Tim Mason was The Boy… Read More

Ten reasons I fell in love with A Wish Upon Jasmine by Laura Florand

Title: A Wish Upon Jasmine Author: Laura Florand My rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Ruthless. That was what they said about Damien Rosier. Handsome. Wealthy. Powerful. Merciless. No one messed with his family, because to do so… Read More

Audiobook Review: Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway

Title: Emmy & Oliver Author: Robin Benway Narrator: Phoebe Strole Story rating: 3 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 3.5 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 3 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Emmy’s best friend, Oliver, reappears after being kidnapped by… Read More

Audiobook review: The Distance Between Us by Kasie West

Title: The Distance Between Us Author: Kasie West Narrator: Jorjeana Marie Story rating: 5 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 5 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Seventeen-year-old Caymen Meyers studies the rich like her… Read More

Audiobook review: One Plus One by Jojo Moyes

Title: One Plus One Author: Jojo Moyes Narrators: Elizabeth Bower, Ben Elliot, Nicola Stanton, Steven France Story rating: 5 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 5 of 5 Stars Overall rating: 5 of 5 Stars MY THOUGHTS I’ve read… Read More

Audiobook Review: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Title: Big Little Lies Author: Liane Moriarty Narrator: Caroline Lee My rating: 5 of 5 Stars My rating of Narration: 5 of 5 Stars MY THOUGHTS I don’t know why I’ve waited so long to read a book… Read More