I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux BYR (30th May 2017) Blurb: Desi Lee knows how carburetors work. She learned CPR at the age of five. As a high school senior, she has never missed a day of school and has never had a B in her … Continue reading #BookevinReads I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo
When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon Publisher: Simon Pulse (30th May 2017) Blurb: Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than ready for a break from her family, from Mamma’s inexplicable obsession with her finding the “Ideal Indian Husband.” Ugh. Dimple knows they must respect her principles on some … Continue reading #BookevinReads When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon
The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli Publisher: Balzer + Bray (11th Apr 2017) Blurb: 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 … Continue reading #BookevinReads The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli
More Happy Than Not by Adam Silvera Publisher: Soho Teen (26th Apr 2016) Format/Source: Paperback (a gift from a special someone!) Blurb: In the months after his father's suicide, it's been tough for sixteen-year-old Aaron Soto to find happiness again—but he's still gunning for it. With the support of his girlfriend Genevieve and his overworked … Continue reading #BookevinReads More Happy Than Not by Adam Silvera
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Publisher: Balzer + Bray (28th Feb 2017) Format/Source: ARC (sent by HarperCollins USA International for review) Blurb: Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr … Continue reading #BookevinReads The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Hello, dear chicken nuggets. How is everyone doing? I, for one, can't believe that it's already the end of February. What is happening to time and why is it moving so swiftly? My new semester has just begun and I am still quite shocked that I'm almost done with my degree (I have about a year … Continue reading (Sort of) Massive Book Haul!
Waiting on Wednesday is a meme hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that everyone’s excited about! This week's pick for Waiting on Wednesday has been getting so much love among the bloggers in the bookish community. It's none other than the lovely Sandhya Menon's When Dimple Met Rishi! The premise of this wonderful … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday #8