Fourth Comings by Megan McCafferty

199686Title: Fourth Comings
Author: Megan McCafferty
Series: Jessica Darling
Previous Books in the Series: 
1. Sloppy Firsts
2. Second Helpings
3. Charmed Thirds
Date Started: April 24
Date Finished: April 25
Format: Paperback from my shelf

At first it seems that she’s living the elusive New York City dream. She’s subletting an apartment with her best friend, Hope, working for a magazine that actually utilizes her psychology degree, and still deeply in love with Marcus Flutie, the charismatic addict-turned-Buddhist who first captivated her at sixteen. Continue reading

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The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

5139zwihtyl-_sx329_bo1204203200_Title: The Upside of Unrequited
Author: Becky Albertalli
Date Started: April 21
Date Finished: April 22
Format: Hardcover from my shelf

Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls always have to be careful. Then a cute new girl enters Cassie’s orbit, and for the first time ever, Molly’s cynical twin is a lovesick mess. Meanwhile, Molly’s totally not dying of loneliness—except for the part where she is. Luckily, Cassie’s new girlfriend comes with a cute hipster-boy sidekick. If Molly can win him over, she’ll get her first kiss and she’ll get her twin back. There’s only one problem: Molly’s coworker, Reid. He’s a chubby Tolkien superfan with a season pass to the Ren Faire, and there’s absolutely no way Molly could fall for him. Right? Continue reading

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Everlasting by Alyson Noël

9395215Title: Everlasting
Author: Alyson Noël
Series: The Immortals
Previous Books in the Series:
1. Evermore
2. Blue Moon
3. Shadowland
4. Dark Flame
5. Night Star
Date Started: April 20
Date Finished: April 21
Format: Hardcover from my shelf

Their darkest enemies now defeated, Damen and Ever are free to embark upon their final quest—to free Damen from the poison lingering in his body. If they can just find the antidote, they’ll finally be able to feel each other’s touch—and experience the passionate night they’ve been longing for. But their fight to be together will lead them into the most formidable terrain yet…into the dark heart of Summerland. Continue reading

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Cress by Marissa Meyer

71tet4zx73lTitle: Cress
Author: Marissa Meyer
Series: Lunar Chronicles
Previous Books in the Series:
1. Cinder
2. Scarlet
Date Read: April 18
Format: Hardcover from my shelf

Cinder and Captain Thorne are fugitives on the run, now with Scarlet and Wolf in tow. Together, they’re plotting to overthrow Queen Levana and her army. Their best hope lies with Cress, a girl imprisoned on a satellite since childhood who’s only ever had her netscreens as company. All that screen time has made Cress an excellent hacker. Unfortunately, she’s just received orders from Levana to track down Cinder and her handsome accomplice. When a daring rescue of Cress goes awry, the group is separated. Cress finally has her freedom, but it comes at a higher price. Meanwhile, Queen Levana will let nothing prevent her marriage to Emperor Kai. Cress, Scarlet, and Cinder may not have signed up to save the world, but they may be the only hope the world has. Continue reading

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Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli

51vf3a1rfzl-_sx330_bo1204203200_Title: Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda
Author: Becky Albertalli
Date Started: April 15
Date Finished: April 17
Format: Hardcover from local library

Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now Simon is actually being blackmailed: if he doesn’t play wingman for class clown Martin, his sexual identity will become everyone’s business. Worse, the privacy of Blue, the pen name of the boy he’s been emailing, will be compromised. Continue reading

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Last Sacrifice by Richelle Mead

9888165Title: Last Sacrifice
Author: Richelle Mead
Series: Vampire Academy
Previous Books in the Series:
1. Vampire Academy
2. Frostbite
3. Shadow Kiss
4. Blood Promise
5. Spirit Bound
Date Started: April 11
Date Finished: April 15
Format: Hardcover from my shelf

Rose Hathaway has always played by her own rules. She broke the law when she ran away from St. Vladimir’s Academy with her best friend and last surviving Dragomir princess, Lissa. She broke the law when she fell in love with her gorgeous, off-limits instructor, Dimitri. And she dared to defy Queen Tatiana, leader of the Moroi world, risking her life and reputation to protect generations of dhampir guardians to come. Continue reading

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Ever the Hunted by Erin Summerill

28114396Title: Ever the Hunted
Author: Erin Summerill
Series: Clash of Kingdoms
Date Started: April 10
Date Finished: April 11
Format: Hardcover from local library

Seventeen year-old Britta Flannery is at ease only in the woods with her dagger and bow. She spends her days tracking criminals alongside her father, the legendary bounty hunter for the King of Malam—that is, until her father is murdered. Now outcast and alone and having no rights to her father’s land or inheritance, she seeks refuge where she feels most safe: the Ever Woods. When Britta is caught poaching by the royal guard, instead of facing the noose she is offered a deal: her freedom in exchange for her father’s killer. However, it’s not so simple. The alleged killer is none other than Cohen McKay, her father’s former apprentice. The only friend she’s ever known. The boy she once loved who broke her heart. She must go on a dangerous quest in a world of warring kingdoms, mad kings, and dark magic to find the real killer. But Britta wields more power than she knows. And soon she will learn what has always made her different will make her a daunting and dangerous force. Continue reading

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