Category: Contemporary


3.5 stars to The Catastrophic History of You and Me by Jess Rothenberg

Posted 5 August, 2013 by katheryn13 in Contemporary, Paranormal, Reviews, Romance, YA / 0 Comments
3.5 stars to The Catastrophic History of You and Me by Jess Rothenberg

Dying of a broken heart is just the beginning…. Welcome to forever. BRIE’S LIFE ENDS AT SIXTEEN: Her boyfriend tells her he doesn’t love her, and the news breaks her heart—literally. But now that she’s D&G (dead and gone), Brie is about to discover that love is way more complicated than she ever imagined. Back in Half Moon Bay, her family has begun to unravel. Her best friend has been keeping a secret about Jacob, the boy she loved and lost—and the truth behind his […]


4.5 stars to Tale of Two Centuries by Rachel Harris

Posted 4 August, 2013 by katheryn13 in Contemporary, Mature, Reviews, Romance, YA / 0 Comments
4.5 stars to Tale of Two Centuries by Rachel Harris

Alessandra D’Angeli is in need of an adventure. Tired of her sixteenth-century life in Italy and homesick for her time-traveling cousin, Cat, who visited her for a magical week and dazzled her with tales of the future, Alessandra is lost. Until the stars hear her plea. One mystical spell later, Alessandra appears on Cat’s Beverly Hills doorstep five hundred years in the future. Surrounded by confusing gadgets, scary transportation, and scandalous clothing, Less is hesitant to live the life of a twenty-first century teen…until she […]


5 stars to Losing Hope by Colleen Hoover

5 stars to Losing Hope by Colleen Hoover

In Hopeless, Sky left no secret unearthed, no feeling unshared, and no memory forgotten, but Holder’s past remained a mystery. Still haunted by the little girl he let walk away, Holder has spent his entire life searching for her in an attempt to finally rid himself of the crushing guilt he has felt for years. But he could not have anticipated that the moment they reconnect, even greater remorse would overwhelm him… Sometimes in life, if we wish to move forward, we must first dig deep […]


5 stars to Walking Disaster by Jamie McGuire

5 stars to Walking Disaster by Jamie McGuire

How much is too much to love? Travis Maddox learned two things from his mother before she died: Love hard. Fight harder. In Walking Disaster, the life of Travis is full of fast women, underground gambling, and violence. Just when he thought he was invincible, Abby Abernathy brings him to his knees. Every story has two sides. In Jamie McGuire’s New York Times bestseller Beautiful Disaster Abby had her say. Now it’s time to see the story through Travis’s eyes. Review: So as I was […]


4 stars to This Girl (Slammed #3) by Colleen Hoover

4 stars to This Girl (Slammed #3) by Colleen Hoover

There are two sides to every love story. Now hear Will’s. Colleen Hoover’s New York Times bestselling Slammed series has brought countless readers to their knees with a whirlwind of love, passion, and heartache.  Layken and Will’s love has managed to withstand the toughest of circumstances and the young lovers, now married, are beginning to feel safe and secure in their union. As much as Layken relishes their new life together, she finds herself wanting to know everything there is to know about her husband, […]


4.5 stars to Frigid by J. Lynn

4.5 stars to Frigid by J. Lynn

For twenty-one-year-old Sydney, being in love with Kyler isn’t anything new. They’d been best friends ever since he pushed her down on the playground and she made him eat a mud pie. Somewhere over the years, she fell for him and fell hard. The big problem with that? Kyler puts the ‘man’ in man-whore. He’s never stayed with a girl longer than a few nights, and with it being their last year in college, Syd doesn’t want to risk their friendship by declaring her love. […]


J LYNN’S WAIT FOR YOU UK COVER REVEAL

J LYNN’S WAIT FOR YOU UK COVER REVEAL

We’re very excited to be one of the UK based blogs to announce the new UK cover for J Lynn’s (also known as Jennifer L Armentrout) WAIT FOR YOU new adult novel. So here we go… Wait for it…(see what I did there?)…       Some things are worth waiting for … This is the book you’ve been waiting to read since you put down One Day and Fifty Shades of Grey. Some things are worth experiencing … ‘Cam stole my heart’ ‘One of the most endearing, […]


5 stars to Point of Retreat (Slammed #2) by Colleen Hoover

5 stars to Point of Retreat (Slammed #2) by Colleen Hoover

Hardships and heartache brought them together…now it will tear them apart. Layken and Will have proved their love can get them through anything; until someone from Will’s past re-emerges, leaving Layken questioning the very foundation on which their relationship was built. Will is forced to face the ultimate challenge…how to prove his love for a girl who refuses to stop ‘carving pumpkins.’   DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVE NOT READ SLAMMED. I MAY SPOIL SLAMMED.   So I immediately started reading this after I […]


4 stars to Smitten by Lacey Weatherford

4 stars to Smitten by Lacey Weatherford

Life is good. Cami is away at her dream college with her dream man by her side. She thinks if she can just get through with meeting Hunter’s family that everything will be perfect. Little does she know that life’s about to turn upside down again when Hunter is called to infiltrate a gang whose specialty is chopping and racing cars. His contact happens to be a beautiful curvy girl who is the gang leader’s sister and he has to pose as her boyfriend. Communication […]


3 stars to Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green

Posted 8 July, 2013 by katheryn13 in Contemporary, Reviews, YA / 0 Comments
3 stars to Will Grayson, Will Grayson  by John Green

One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, teenager Will Grayson crosses paths with…”Will Grayson”! Two teens with the same name who run in two very different circles suddenly find their lives going in new and unexpected directions. Culminating in epic turns-of-heart on both of their parts, they team up to produce the most fabulous musical ever to grace the high-school stage. Told in alternating voices from two award-winning, popular names in young-adult fiction – John Green (author of “The Fault in Our […]


4 stars to Forever Too Far (Too Far #3) by Abbi Glines

4 stars to Forever Too Far (Too Far #3) by Abbi Glines

Rush promised her forever… but promises can be broken. Torn between his love for his family and his love for Blaire, Rush has to find a way to save one without losing the other. In the end one has to be more important. Letting go isn’t easy. Blaire believed in her fairytale… but no one can live in a fantasy. Her love for Rush and desire to have a family keep her believing that they can find a way for this to work. Until she […]


5 stars to Left Drowning by Jessica Park

5 stars to Left Drowning by Jessica Park

What does it take to rise from life’s depths, swim against the current, and breathe? Weighted down by the loss of her parents, Blythe McGuire struggles to keep her head above water as she trudges through her last year at Matthews College. Then a chance meeting sends Blythe crashing into something she doesn’t expect—an undeniable attraction to a dark-haired senior named Chris Shepherd, whose past may be even more complicated than her own. As their relationship deepens, Chris pulls Blythe out of the stupor she’s […]


FRIGID Pre-Order Promo & Chapter Reveal (&More!)

Posted 17 June, 2013 by katheryn13 in Book Promo, Contemporary, New Adult / 0 Comments
FRIGID Pre-Order Promo & Chapter Reveal (&More!)

YO GUYS AND GALS, WE’RE MIGHTY EXCITED. Today we have FOUR HUGE SURPRISES for you! If you’re a fan of Jennifer L. Armentrout, her novel FRIGID (writing as J. Lynn) is set to release on e-book at the end of July. If you’re anything like us, you’re probably on pins and needles and just cannot wait to get your hands on a copy of this book. FRIGID has already been given the honour of being named a Romantic Times Top Pick and we’re super excited for […]


5 stars to Twisted Perfection by Abbi Glines!

5 stars to Twisted Perfection by Abbi Glines!

Life outside of her house was a new experience for Della Sloane. The dark secrets of her past weren’t something she ever intended to share with anyone. They would never understand. No one would ever get close enough to find out. There was always a chance she’d go crazy sooner than they expected… Woods Kerrington had never been one to be attracted to fragile females. They seemed like too much work. He wasn’t in it for the work just the pleasure. A night full of […]


TOP UPCOMING YA NOVELS OF 2013 (Part 2)

HI AGAIN! So, as we approach the near half way point of 2013, we come back to you with what we think will be most popular, and what we think you should be putting on your to-read lists right away, if you haven’t already. There are still so many fantastic books to come out in the next half of 2013 and we hope you’ll agree that the best part of the year is still yet to come.   Disclaimer: We cannot guarantee some of the dates won’t […]