Dark Places by Gillian Flynn

“I have a meanness inside me, real as an organ. Slit me at my belly and it might slide out, meaty and dark, drop on the floor so you could stomp on it.”    Libby Day was just seven years old when her evidence put her fifteen-year-old brother behind bars. Since then, she has been […]

Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler

“Don’t worry, Anna. I’ll tell her, okay? Just let me think about the best way to do it.” “Okay.” “Promise me? Promise you won’t say anything?” “Don’t worry.” I laughed. “It’s our secret, right?” According to her best friend Frankie, twenty days in Zanzibar Bay is the perfect opportunity to have a summer fling, and […]

Divergent by Veronica Roth

Divergent by Veronica Roth In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue–Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which […]

In This Moment by Autumn Doughton

In This Moment ” A simple hello could lead to a million wonderful things “ Anne’s Review ***** 5 stars ***** This is the exact reason why I have always and probably will like Bad boys in books (not in real life cuz I’m married to one awesome dude)…. They are douches, they are arrogant, […]

The Opportunist (Love Me With Lies #1) by Tarryn Fisher

The Opportunist by Tarryn Fisher Olivia Kaspen has just discovered that her ex-boyfriend, Caleb Drake, has lost his memory. With an already lousy reputation for taking advantage of situations, Olivia must decide how far she is willing to go to get Caleb back. Wrestling to keep her true identity and their sordid past under wraps, […]

On the Island by Tracey Garvis Graves

On the Island When thirty-year-old English teacher Anna Emerson is offered a job tutoring T.J. Callahan at his family’s summer rental in the Maldives, she accepts without hesitation; a working vacation on a tropical island trumps the library any day. T.J. Callahan has no desire to leave town, not that anyone asked him. He’s almost […]