A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen

A few weekends back, I was fortunate enough to be able to volunteer at an event that invited authors (and authorstrators) to present a talk and introduce some of the wonderful books that they had written, or in the process of writing. I received a book from one of the coordinators of the event called A Night…… Continue reading A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella

An anxiety disorder disrupts fourteen-year-old Audrey’s daily life. She has been making slow but steady progress with Dr. Sarah, but when Audrey meets Linus, her brother’s gaming teammate, she is energized. She connects with him. Audrey can talk through her fears with Linus in a way she’s never been able to do with anyone before.…… Continue reading Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella

A Little Something Different by Sandy Hall

I just want to start out by saying that this is one of those books that are perfect for mindless reading – a quick read that engages you through all the different perspectives it is written in and carefree enough that you do not have to commit to it. Lea and Gabe are in the…… Continue reading A Little Something Different by Sandy Hall

Reading Challenge: Eligible

Eligible is a modern re-telling of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice by Curtis Sittenfeld, and it is a lot easier to read than the latter. Having read both books, I prefer the modern re-telling because it hooked me in right away, whereas with Austen’s original version, I had to pick it up again after the…… Continue reading Reading Challenge: Eligible

Reading Challenge: The Goldfinch

It feels like it’s been a while since the last Reading Challenge, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been reading! It’s just taken a bit more time since The Goldfinch is not a light read. Donna Tartt won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for this incredible book, and I can see why. All the characters…… Continue reading Reading Challenge: The Goldfinch