Wicked by Jennifer L. Armentrout

m-pr-lmj86mTitle: Wicked
Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
Series: Wicked Trilogy
Date Started: January 17
Date Finished: January 18
Format: Kindle book from my collection

Twenty-two year old Ivy Morgan isn’t your average college student. She, and others like her, know humans aren’t the only thing trolling the French Quarter for fun… and for food. Her duty to the Order is her life. After all, four years ago, she lost everything at the hands of the creatures she’d sworn to hunt, tearing her world and her heart apart. Continue reading

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The Power by Jennifer L. Armentrout

26125281Title: The Power
Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
Series: Titan
Previous Book in the Series:
1. The Return
Date Started: January 15
Date Finished: January 17
Format: Kindle book from my collection

With any great change, there is always strife, and the Covenant University has become the frontline between pure-bloods who want the Breed Order reinstated and the half-bloods who want the right to control their own destinies. Fate has other plans. The violence is escalating and war between the races seems inevitable, and it couldn’t come at a worse time. Hyperion may be out of commission, but Josie and Seth know they have only earned a reprieve.  Seth must get Josie fully prepared, which means controlling her newfound abilities, and they need to find the other demigods before the Titans do. Continue reading

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The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

61og8xwssml-_sx335_bo1204203200_Title: The Sun is Also a Star
Author: Nicola Yoon
Date Read: January 15
Format: Kindle book from my collection

Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I’m definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love with him. Not when my family is twelve hours away from being deported to Jamaica. Falling in love with him won’t be my story.

Daniel: I’ve always been the good son, the good student, living up to my parents’ high expectations. Never the poet. Or the dreamer. But when I see her, I forget about all that. Something about Natasha makes me think that fate has something much more extraordinary in store—for both of us. Continue reading

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On the Fence by Kasie West

18298225Title: On the Fence
Author: Kasie West
Date Read: January 13
Format: Kindle book from my collection

For sixteen-year-old Charlotte Reynolds, aka Charlie, being raised by a single dad and three older brothers has its perks. She can outrun, outscore, and outwit every boy she knows—including her longtime neighbor and honorary fourth brother, Braden. But when it comes to being a girl, Charlie doesn’t know the first thing about anything. So when she starts working at chichi boutique to pay off a speeding ticket, she finds herself in a strange new world of makeup, lacy skirts, and BeDazzlers. Even stranger, she’s spending time with a boy who has never seen her tear it up in a pickup game. Continue reading

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Bad Girls with Perfect Faces by Lynn Weingarten

34144430Title: Bad Girls with Perfect Faces
Author: Lynn Weingarten
Date Started: January 11
Date Finished: January 13
Format: Hardcover from my shelf

When Sasha’s best friend Xavier gets back together with his cheating ex, Ivy, Sasha knows she needs to protect him. So she poses as a guy online to lure Ivy away. But Sasha’s plan goes sickeningly wrong. And she soon learns to be careful of who you pretend to be because you might be surprised by who you become… Continue reading

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Asleep by Krystal Wade

28227313Title: Asleep
Author: Krystal Wade
Date Started: January 9
Date Finished: January 11
Format: Paperback from my shelf

Rose Briar claims no responsibility for the act that led to her imprisonment in an asylum. She wants to escape, until terrifying nightmares make her question her sanity and reach out to her doctor. He’s understanding and caring in ways her parents never have been, but as her walls tumble down and Rose admits fault, a fellow patient warns her to stop the medications. Phillip believes the doctor is evil and they’ll never make it out of the facility alive. Trusting him might be just the thing to save her. Or it might prove the asylum is exactly where she needs to be. Continue reading

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Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

51j8clojzol-_sx329_bo1204203200_Title: Turtles All the Way Down
Author: John Green
Date Started: January 8
Date Finished: January 10
Format: ebook from the digital library

Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett’s son, Davis. Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, while also living within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts. Continue reading

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