Category Archives: Ready, Set, Readathon!

Q&D Review: ‘Dark Eyes’ by William Richter #ATBF #RSReadathon

Rating: 4 The Low Down: Wally is an adopted girl from Russia. She barely remembers anything about her life there, so why is she so angry with her adoptive parents? Deciding to live on the streets with her crew until she figures things out, an encounter... Read More | Share it now!

Q&D Review: ‘Shadow and Bone’ by Leigh Bardugo #ATBF #RSReadathon

Rating: 4 The Low Down: Alina grows up in an orphanage with her best friend, Mal. They are drafted into the army when they are old enough. It is during a frightening crossing through the deadly Fold that Alina learns that she has powers that the... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Leandra’s Enchanted Flute’ by Katy Huth Jones #RSReadathon

Lee Ann is a teen who lives with her grandmother in Texas. She’s a flute player in her band at school along with her best friend, Bethany. But Lee Ann isn’t your typical teen: she is in remission from cancer. Resting at home one day in her room,... Read More | Share it now!

Q&D Review: ‘Ten Things We Did (and Probably Shouldn’t Have)’ by Sarah Mylnowski #RSReadathon

Rating: 3 The Low Down: April’s parents are divorced, and now her Dad wants to move to another state. Half-way through her junior year. Just when she and her boyfriend Noah are going to seal the deal. Can she live with her best friend, Vi (Dad... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ by John Green #RSReadathon

So I have two options. One, remove my reading glasses every time I need to wipe the tears from my eyes; or two, hold the book far enough away so I can read without my glasses and wipe my eyes as I read. I choose the latter, since the third option (stop... Read More | Share it now!

Goals for Ready, Set, Readathon! #RSReadathon

***UPDATE!!!*** The read-a-thon is over, and I did pretty well! I finished all of the books listed below with the exception of Finding Summerland and Crushed. I will be reading those this week. So, five books! AND I wrote all reviews! AND I attended... Read More | Share it now!