The Falconer

The Falconer by Elizabeth May Synopsis - goodreads One girl's nightmare is this girl's faery tale She's a stunner. Edinburgh, 1844. Eighteen-year-old Lady Aileana Kameron, the only daughter of the Marquess of Douglas, has everything a girl could dream of: brains, charm, wealth, a title—and drop-dead beauty. She's a liar. But Aileana only looks the part of … Continue reading The Falconer

Ramona Blue

Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy Synopsis - goodreads Ramona was only five years old when Hurricane Katrina changed her life forever. Since then, it’s been Ramona and her family against the world. Standing over six feet tall with unmistakable blue hair, Ramona is sure of three things: she likes girls, she’s fiercely devoted to her … Continue reading Ramona Blue

This Time Next Door

This Time Next Door by Gretchen Galway Synopsis - goodreads Twenty-six-year-old Rose Devlin may shop in the plus-size department, but she’s never had a problem attracting men—with disastrous consequences. Recovering from her latest mistake, Rose has sworn off casual sex and moved to California to grow up, help her best friend, and make something of … Continue reading This Time Next Door

The Wedding Date

The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory Synopsis - from Goodreads A groomsman and his last-minute guest are about to discover if a fake date can go the distance in a fun and flirty debut novel. Agreeing to go to a wedding with a guy she gets stuck with in an elevator is something Alexa Monroe … Continue reading The Wedding Date

Love and Gelato

Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch Synopsis - goodreads “I made the wrong choice.” Lina is spending the summer in Tuscany, but she isn’t in the mood for Italy’s famous sunshine and fairy-tale landscape. She’s only there because it was her mother’s dying wish that she get to know her father. But what kind … Continue reading Love and Gelato

All American Boys

All American Boys by Jason Reynolds & Brendan Kiely Rashad and Quinn are brought together by one significant event. Rashad is wrongfully accused of stealing and harming a woman at the local grocery store and finds himself face planted on the ground, beaten and bruised by a police officer. Quinn happened to be there that … Continue reading All American Boys

Maybe Someday

Sydney shares an apartment with her best friend, she's in an almost 2-year relationship with her boyfriend and she’s finishing up her final year of undergrad as a music major. Life was pretty good for Sydney. But that all comes crumbling down when the hot and mysterious guitar player Ridge, who happens to be her … Continue reading Maybe Someday

The Hate U Give

Speechless… Utterly Speechless. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas is a must read. period. exclamation point. Synopsis                                   Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancysuburban prep school she attends. The … Continue reading The Hate U Give

Maybe in Another Life

There are some books you read that changes your perspective, puts a twist on your worldview or changes something as simple as your favorite genre. Maybe in Another Life did that for me. Usually, I like to give my own synopsis of a book that teeters on the line of spoilers and non-spoilery tidbits . … Continue reading Maybe in Another Life