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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: The Help

October 6, 2011

Title: The Help Author: Kathryn Stockett Read via: Paperback Swap Three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step. Twenty-two-year-old Skeeter has just returned home after graduating from Ole Miss. She may have a degree, but it is 1962, Mississippi, and her mother will not be happy till Skeeter has a ring on her finger. Skeeter would […]

Review: Shine

April 25, 2011

Title: Shine Author: Lauren Myracle Read via: netgalley When her best guy friend falls victim to a vicious hate crime, sixteen-year-old Cat sets out to discover who in her small town did it. Richly atmospheric, this daring mystery mines the secrets of a tightly knit Southern community and examines the strength of will it takes […]