4 stars Nemesis (n.) 1) An opponent or rival whom a person cannot best or overcome; 2) A person’s undoing; 3) Joshua Templeman. Lucy Hutton and Joshua Templeman hate each other. Not dislike. Not begrudgingly tolerate. Hate. And they have no problem displaying their feelings through a series of ritualistic passive aggressive maneuvers as they…… Continue reading The Hating Game by Sally // a rom-com in book form
Like I mentioned on my last post, I haven’t been able to read a lot since I’ve got to college, which sucks. However, the few books I have read, I haven’t had the time to take notes or write reviews for (except this one) so I thought to do this post where I write mini…… Continue reading Mini Reviews on the last few books I read
4 stars Dear Best Friend, I can already tell that I will hate everyone but you. Sincerely, Ava Helmer (that brunette who won’t leave you alone) We’re still in the same room, you weirdo. Stop crying. G So begins a series of texts and emails sent between two best friends, Ava and Gen, as they…… Continue reading I Hate Everyone But You by Gaby Dunn and Allison Ruskin // Funny, sweet and realistic
4.5 stars Publication Date: July 4th, 2017 Fans of More Happy Than Not, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and It’s Kind of a Funny Story will cheer for Adam as he struggles with schizophrenia in this brilliantly honest and unexpectedly funny debut. Adam has just been diagnosed with schizophrenia. He sees and hears people who aren’t there:…… Continue reading Words on Bathroom Walls by Julia Walton // Unlike anything else I have ever read
Yesterday, I finally saw the Before I Fall movie! I was quite excited for it seeing as the book was one of my favourite reads of last year (review here). The movie came out sometime in March but I only got around to watching it now. -mild spoilers for both the book and the movie-…… Continue reading Before I Fall: Book Vs Movie
1.5 stars Publication Date: May 19th, 2017 I’ve made more than my fair share of mistakes with men. – #married, #bad boy, #narcissist … you get the idea In fact, mistake no.6 just dumped me, and boy, do I need a break from men. My best friend won’t have it though, she knows “the sweetest…… Continue reading Mistake No. 7 by Laura Avery // wtf is this story?!
3.5 stars Publication Date: 12th September, 2017 Growing up in the shadow of a famous mother, Clara has never felt good about her body. Now, at sixteen, she has an unhealthy obsession with healthy eating. After a social media disaster, she decides to escape for the summer to Paris to stay with her estranged dad…… Continue reading On the Spectrum by Jennifer Gold // Sweet and heartening but predictable