Tags » Realistic Fiction

Book Review on the Hyacinth Girls by Lauren Frankel

Hyacinth Girls by Lauren Frankel

“Do you know your children?” in Lauren Frankel’s novel Hyacinth Girls she approaches us with this very question in the first chapter. 308 more words

Book Lovers

ARC Review - Joyride by Anna Banks

Title: Joyride

Author: Anna Banks

Rating: ★★★★ 1/2

Synopsis: It’s been several years since Carly Vega’s parents were deported. Carly lives with her older brother, studies hard, and works the graveyard shift at a convenience store to earn enough to bring her parents back from Mexico. 678 more words

The Summer After You and Me by Jennifer Salvato Doktorski

The Summer After You and Me
Jennifer Salvato Doktorski
Sourcebooks Fire
May 2015 ● ISBN: 9781492619031
Trade paper/$9.99 ● Ages 14+

I feel so bad because I was supposed to post this on APril 30th, but I was so busy and I totally spaced it. 703 more words


Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

Published by Viking on May 5, 2015

Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary, Realistic Fiction

Pages: 417

Format: Hardcover

Source: Purchased

– SPOILER free – 1,111 more words


Me And Earl And The Dying Girl, by Jesse Andrews

Rating: 2 stars

Blurb: Greg Gaines is the last master of high school espionage, able to disappear at will into any social environment. He has only one friend, Earl, and together they spend their time making movies, their own incomprehensible versions of Coppola and Herzog cult classics. 567 more words

Book Reviews

In Real Life (Graphic Novel)

Graphic Novel Summary (Goodreads):

Anda loves Coarsegold Online, the massively-multiplayer role-playing game where she spends most of her free time. It’s a place where she can be a leader, a fighter, a hero. 599 more words

Book Reviews

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

Junior is a Native American. He’s lived on the “rez” (reservation) all of his life. When he was born, he had “water on the brain”, his own poetic way of saying his brain was damaged. 206 more words

Realistic Fiction