American contemporary, Funny Books, Mystery, YA

Finally! A Book for DROP DEAD GORGEOUS Fans: No one Else Can Have You Review

The lovely Suman Seewat told me I needed to read this book and as usual, she was right. Any book that is comped to the movie Fargo has my immediate attention. One has to wonder if that fantastic cover from HarperTeen is a nod to the cross-stitching in the Fargo movie poster: In any case,… Continue reading Finally! A Book for DROP DEAD GORGEOUS Fans: No one Else Can Have You Review

American contemporary, Cross over, Poignant Coming-of-Age Story, Summer Reads, YA

Two Girls on the Verge: Amelia Anne is Dead and Gone Review

I read this book because John Green told me to. Well not personally, but in this very glowing, very public blog post. Literary teen fiction is one of my fail-safe genres as you can pretty much guarantee that "literary teen fiction" translates to "well-written poignant coming of age story." The title sounds a little like… Continue reading Two Girls on the Verge: Amelia Anne is Dead and Gone Review