Author Archives: Anastasia

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Introverted Bibliophile Aspiring Author Lover of Literature

Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley

5/5 stars Fifteen-year-old Aki Simon has a theory. And it’s mostly about sex. No, it isn’t that kind of theory. Aki already knows she’s bisexual—even if, until now, it’s mostly been in the hypothetical sense. Aki has dated only guys … Continue reading

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The Prophecy by Petra Landon

3.5/5 stars Disclaimer: I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. As a powerful wizard threatens the Chosen from beyond the grave, can they unravel The Prophecy in time to save their … Continue reading

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More Happy Than Not by Adam Silvera

5/5 stars Trigger Warning: self harm and depression Sixteen-year-old Aaron Soto is struggling to find happiness after a family tragedy leaves him reeling. He’s slowly remembering what happiness might feel like this summer with the support of his girlfriend Genevieve, … Continue reading

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In the Crossfire by Yelena Lugin

4.5/5 stars Trigger Warning: scenes with torture and abuse Disclaimer: I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. The world as you know it, is gone. Humans are being hunted by both … Continue reading

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Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

3.5/5 stars Trigger Warning: suicidal thoughts Simon Snow just wants to relax and savor his last year at the Watford School of Magicks, but no one will let him. His girlfriend broke up with him and his mentor keeps trying … Continue reading

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Sorrel and Myriana by Evelyn Sun

3/5 stars Trigger Warning: mental-illness, abuse, death, gore Disclaimer: I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. Pain begets insanity. Insanity begets love. Love begets pain. It is 1932, and the City … Continue reading

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Open Road Summer by Emery Lord

4/5 stars After breaking up with her bad-news boyfriend, Reagan O’Neill is ready to leave her rebellious ways behind. Her best friend, country superstar Lilah Montgomery, is nursing a broken heart of her own. Fortunately, Lilah’s 24-city tour is about … Continue reading

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The Fill-In Boyfriend by Kasie West

3.5/5 stars When Gia Montgomery’s boyfriend, Bradley, dumps her in the parking lot of her high school prom, she has to think fast. After all, she’d been telling her friends about him for months now. This was supposed to be … Continue reading

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This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales

5/5 stars Trigger Warnings: suicide, self harm, depression, bullying Elise Dembowski doesn’t fit in. She spends the summer before her sophomore year of high school literally studying pop culture: the celebrities, the styles, the popular music. She hates it all, … Continue reading

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All We Have Is Now bu Lisa Schroeder

2/5 stars Trigger Warning: suicide What do you do with your last day on earth? Just over twenty-four hours are left until an asteroid strikes North America, and for Emerson and everyone else who didn’t leave, the world will end. … Continue reading

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