Tag Archives: contemporary

Must Read Mondays: August 14th

Must Read Monday is a weekly thing I do here to recommend books I’ve read and enjoyed. I might sometimes throw in something I gave 3 stars to, but for the most part they’re books I gave a 4-5 star … Continue reading

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Book Review: Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

Genres: literary fiction; magical realism; contemporary Why I read it: The description. I’m a sucker for magical realism, and this sounded like something very relevant right now. Who I’d recommend it to: I think this is one that I would … Continue reading

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First Lines Fridays: June 16th

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? The Rules: Pick a book … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

Genres: literary fiction; contemporary Why I read it: I read a sample in Buzz Books back in 2015 (the publication year) and absolutely fell in love with Groff’s writing style. I’ve been itching to get a copy ever since and … Continue reading

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Book Review: If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio

Genres: mystery; contemporary; thriller Why I read it: Why wouldn’t I want to read it might be simpler. But, I entered and won a giveaway on goodreads for the audiobook, so that’s why I’ve read (listened to, whatever) this so soon. … Continue reading

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Are You Still There — A Book Review

Are You Still There by Sarah Lynn Scheerger  Genres: YA; Mystery/Suspense; Contemporary Pages: 288 Published: September 1st, 2015 My Rating: ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆ Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository Description from Goodreads: After her high school is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Under the Lights by Dahlia Adler

Under the Lights by Dahlia Adler Genres: New Adult; Contemporary; Romance; LGBTQ Pages: 312 Published: June 30th, 2015 My Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆ Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble | Books-a-Million

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