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Review: Jellicoe Road

March 29, 2013

Title: Jellicoe Road Author: Melina Marchetta Read via: Purchased Abandoned by her mother on Jellicoe Road when she was eleven, Taylor Markham, now seventeen, is finally being confronted with her past. But as the reluctant leader of her boarding school dorm, there isn’t a lot of time for introspection. And while Hannah, the closest adult […]

Quick Reviews: Just One Day, Speechless, Diviners

March 1, 2013

Title: Just One Day Author: Gayle Forman Read via: Purchased Thoughts: I have adored all of Gayle Forman’s previous books, so it was no surprise that I had to read this as soon as I possibly could. After finishing this, I had mixed feelings. Allyson “Lulu” was a brilliant character, and Just One Day captures […]

Review: Cracked Up to Be

February 15, 2013

Title: Cracked Up to Be Author: Courtney Summers Read via: Purchased (E-book & Paperback, it’s that good) When “Perfect” Parker Fadley starts drinking at school and failing her classes, all of St. Peter’s High goes on alert. How has the cheerleading captain, girlfriend of the most popular guy in school, consummate teacher’s pet, and future […]

Review: Unnaturally Green

January 19, 2013

Title: Unnaturally Green Author: Felicia Ricci Read via: Gift Ever wonder what it’s like to perform in a megahit musical (when you have little idea what you’re doing)? From her audition to closing night — to every moment in between — Felicia takes you behind the scenes of her first professional show (ever!) as she […]

Review: Home

December 20, 2012

Title: Home: A Memoir of My Early Years Author: Julie Andrews (Edwards) Read via: Purchased Since her first appearance on screen in Mary Poppins, Julie Andrews has played a series of memorable roles that have endeared her to generations. But she has never told the story of her life before fame. Until now.In Home: A […]