College girl Savannah works two jobs and studies for her classes. She’s got no time for a relationship, but for some reason, has decided that a one-night stand sounds perf. There’s no discussion about whether it’s because the girl... Read More | Share it now!
Super-seriously academic girl (known at school as the “Ice Queen”) wakes up to find herself in the bed of a boy known for his many sexual exploits. After suffering through everyone’s schadenfreude the following week, she decides that... Read More | Share it now!
Was this story a joke or serious? It is really hard to tell if someone is just having a laugh or really and truly earnestly believes this is what teens, specifically Christian teens, need to hear in order to stay on the straight and narrow. This is... Read More | Share it now!
It’s been a week or so since I finished Those Girls, and I still can’t decide how I feel about it. A book full of cynicism, f-words, out-of-control behavior and unpleasant (at best) characters, it has more of a reality show feel than... Read More | Share it now!
Briefly: Told from the points of view of four teens, then Alice herself, this story is about how jealousy, anger, bitterness and, perhaps, a little truth can make a rumor grow out of control. Of course, everyone knows that Alice is a slut. Football... Read More | Share it now!
Genre: Barely Not Porn. Or Porn-Ish. Or Porn Lite.
As I was reading this book, I just rolled my eyes and tried to understand why anyone would enjoy reading this. I mean, if you take out all of the sexual references, comments, descriptions, innuendos,... Read More | Share it now!
OK, I’m pissed off. Here I have given several hours over to this scorchingly honest book, a story that tells everything like it is with no apologies, no censorship and no fear, and then, well, then, I reach what I assume is the end, mainly... Read More | Share it now!
Her bed is a raft on the ocean. It’s a cloud, a forest, a spaceship, a cocoon we share. I stretch out big as I can, a five-pointed star, and she bundles me back up in her arms. When I wake I’m tangled in her hair.
“Tell me again,” I... Read More | Share it now!
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!