Search

Always Never Yours

#emilyandaustinwrite #alwaysneveryours #bookblog #bookblogger #yabookblog #yabooks #ireadya #bookstagram Always Never Yours - Published 2018 "Megan Harper is the girl before. All her exes find their one true love right after dating her. It’s not a curse or anything, it’s just the way things are, and Megan refuses to waste time feeling sorry for herself. Instead, she focuses on pursuing her next fling, directing theatre, and fulfilling her dream school’s acting requirement in

Love and Luck

#loveandluck #jennaevanswelch #loveandgelato #bookblog #bookblogger #yabooks #yabookblog #ireadya Love and Luck - published 2018 "Addie is visiting Ireland for her aunt’s over-the-top destination wedding, and hoping she can stop thinking about the one horrible thing she did that left her miserable and heartbroken—and threatens her future. But her brother, Ian, isn’t about to let her forget, and his constant needling leads to arguments and even a fistfight between the two once

Leah on the Offbeat

#bookblog #bookblogger #yabookblog #ireadya #beckyalbertalli #simonverse #leahontheoffbeat #simonvsthehomosapiensagenda #upsideofunrequited #creekwood Leah on the Offbeat - 2018 "Leah Burke—girl-band drummer, master of deadpan, and Simon Spier’s best friend from the award-winning Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda—takes center stage in this novel of first love and senior-year angst. When it comes to drumming, Leah Burke is usually on beat—but real life isn’t always so rhythmic

To All the Boys I've Loved Before Series

#bookstagram #bookblog #bookblogger #yabooks #ireadya #yabookblog #larajean #jennyhan #toalltheboysivelovedbefore #psistillloveyou #alwaysandforeverlarajean For whatever reason I have put off reading this series, and I am actually glad I did. Not because I didn't like it, I actually loved it, but because if I had to wait for the second and third book to release and wonder what's happening with Lara Jean's lovelife, I would be stressed! So, I cruised through these three this w

TBR TUESDAY

#TBRTuesday #bookblog #ireadya #bookblogger #yabooks #yabookblog #leahontheoffbeat #lolaandtheboynextdoor #toalltheboysivelovedbefore #meetcute #alexandeliza #TBR #tbrpile Last week my #TBRTuesday books were: 1. Leah on the Offbeat (Not yet started) 2. Lola and the Boy Next Door (Reviewed here, finished0 3. To All the Boys I've Loved Before (Current read) Additional current reads include: 1. Children of Blood and Bone - listening to this on audiobook 2. Love and Luck - arri

Lola and the Boy Next Door

#bookblog #yabookblog #yabooks #ireadya #lolaandtheboynextdoor #annaandthefrenchkiss #islaandthehappilyeverafter #bookblogger Lola and the Boy Next Door - Published 2011 "Lola Nolan is a budding costume designer, and for her, the more outrageous, sparkly, and fun the outfit, the better. And everything is pretty perfect in her life (right down to her hot rocker boyfriend) until the Bell twins, Calliope and Cricket, return to the neighborhood. When Cricket, a gifted inventor, s

Isla and the Happily Ever After

#yabookblog #bookblog #bookblogger #ireadya #yabooks #stephanieperkins #islaandthehappilyeverafter #annaandthefrenchkiss Isla and the Happily Ever After - published 2015 "Hopeless romantic Isla has had a crush on introspective cartoonist Josh since their first year at the School of America in Paris. And after a chance encounter in Manhattan over the summer, romance might be closer than Isla imagined. But as they begin their senior year back in France, Isla and Josh are forced

TBR TUESDAY

#bookblog #yabooks #ireadya #yabookblog #bookblogger #tbr #tbrpile #tbrtuesday My TBR pile is huge, constantly growing and a tad bit ridiculous. I have several on my kindle, a pile next to my bed, a huge pile of books in the basement, and a shelf upstairs. This is not to mention all of the books in my classroom I want to read this summer. Depending on the mood I am in, I rotate books from the basement to the shelf and they eventually make it to the bedside pile. That being sa

April Recap | May Goals

#bookblog #ireadYA #weneeddiversebooks #YABookBlog #midnightsun #wordsindeepblue #sistersinsanity #itskindofafunnystory #braveenough #inconclusiondontworryaboutit #annaandthefrenchkiss #leahontheoffbeat #shatterme #lolaandtheboynextdoor #islaandthehappilyeverafter #meetcute #alexandeliza #allthebrightplaces #lifeanddeath #oneofusislying #childrenofbloodandbone WHAT I READ IN APRIL April always rekindles my habit of reading that is sometimes derailed during the competitive che

Diversity in YA Literature

#YABOOKBLOG #YALIT #IREADYA #WNDB #WENEEDDIVESEBOOKS #MATTDELAPENA "Imagine a world in which all children can see themselves in the pages of a book" - We Need Diverse Books My classroom library is one of my biggest points of pride in my life, not just my profession. I am constantly seeking new books, making lists of wishlist books with my colleagues, and scanning the shelves of bookstores to add to DonorsChoose projects. I've worked really hard to build a classroom library th

A Semi-Definitive List of My Favorite YA Books

#ireadya #bookblog #yabookblog #wndb This is a list of my favorite YA books from this school year and last, and a few of my all-time favorites. Favorite Authors - Read everything by these authors. Everything! Becky Albertalli - Stories are just so dang likable. She is also best friends with Adam Silvera, and they're releasing a book soon that they co-wrote! Gayle Forman - Amazing story teller, mostly sad John Green - Hilarious and heavy Emma Mills - Her books are what I call