That's probably one of the vaguest book reviews ever, but trust me when I say that Wallflower is worth reading. Chbosky gives Charlie a distinctive voice; his spare prose heightens both the humour and sadness inherent in Charlie's experiences. I found myself chuckling at certain passages...

What have you been reading this summer?

Do you turn to self-help experts and your girlfriends to decipher your significant other's every move instead of, well, just asking him what he's thinking or feeling? If so, prepare to throw everything you think you know about love out the window and pick up a copy of The Case for Falling in...

Ann Brashares is the author of the totally amazing Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants. She is absolutely one of my favorite authors. (How could she not be?! #LenaandKostasForever) Tell us about your new book! How was the writing process different for you this time around? This is a story...

But overall the book is an intriguing read for anyone who's interested in popular culture and youth psychology.

The coming-of-age story has charm in spades, from Montgomery's descriptions of rural PEI and its natural beauty to Anne Shirley's spirited, imaginative, and talkative personality. If you've never read it before, you'll want to pick it up before watching the Netflix series Anne (which is...

Now that summer is upon us and TV shows have started rerunning, I thought it might be nice to revive the book reviews feature on this blog in case you're looking for your next great beach read. First up: When You Were Mine by Rebecca Serle. Excuse for a moment the horridly cheesy cover and...

first full-time job, reading for pleasure often fell by the wayside. That's something I'd like to change going forward as the winter break (and my subsequent bouts of sickness) made me rediscover the joy of picking up a real book. Here are a few I've enjoyed recently. What are you...

I'm so happy to report that since my last book round-up in January, I've continued to read voraciously in the past couple of months. "Love, love, love" seems to be the underlying theme of my latest round-up as my tastes tended towards lighthearted YA and uplifting romances. Here's a look at...

Has anyone else been following the movie casting gossip as closely as I have? What's on your reading list this summer? Let me know in the comments! And if you're looking for other book recommendations, check out my round-ups from January, March, and May. Shop the post

 

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