Tag: Gayle Forman

If I Stay…A Movie Review

If I Stay…A Movie Review

I was lucky enough to score screening tickets for If I Stay 2 weeks before the movie came out thanks to a heads up email from Anna (thanks Anna!). I was excited for 2 reasons: 1) This was my first screening since Iron Will came out, yup, that long ago, and 2) I loved the book by Gayle Forman and the trailer for the movie fed into that love. Originally I was going to try and read the book again before seeing the movie, but that didn’t really work out. And I have to say I’m kind of happy I […]

Posted August 22, 2014 by Andi / 0 Comments
The ABCs with Andi [2] – The One with the Birthday Giveaway (US ONLY)

The ABCs with Andi [2] –..

Welcome to the revamped ABCs.  In the past I have used this weekly Wednesday post as a link up but times are a changing. I’m switching things up as you have learned HERE. We will go back to our regular guest poster next week, but this week I’m taking over. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I’m sure you have heard (I’m not very shy about this) that today is my birthday. I turn the big 3-5 today! Sometimes I can’t believe I’m that old and then other times, like the lady in the YA section at Barnes and Nobles that asked me if I […]

Posted August 13, 2014 by Andi / 0 Comments
Review: Just One Year – Gayle Forman

Review: Just One Year – ..

Let me start by saying how excited I was when a friend got an advanced copy of this and let me borrow it before she even read it. She is totally awesome. I’ve been dying to read this book since I finished Just One Day back in January and it didn’t disappoint…for the most part. Although I didn’t love it as much as Just One Day, I really enjoyed Willem’s story which turned out to be a year of growth and changes. Just One Year is the companion to Just One Day. I say companion because although it has the […]

Posted October 3, 2013 by Andi / 3 Comments
Second Chance Sunday – Sisters in Sanity by Gayle Forman

Second Chance Sunday – S..

Having been a huge fan of Gayle Forman’s If I Stay and Where She Went duology I was excited when I saw she had an earlier standalone book. I was able to borrow it from a friend and really enjoyed it. Not as much as her other two I had read, but enough. So I bring you today’s Second Chance Sunday, Sisters in Sanity. Title: Sisters in Sanity [Amazon] Author: Gayle Forman [website] Publisher: Harper Teen Genre: Contemporary Source/Type: Borrowed/Library Book Hardcover Stars: 3 of 5 Publisher’s Description: Have you ever had the “out-of-control” dream? The one where you know […]

Posted July 28, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments
Waiting on Wednesday: Just One Year – Gayle Foreman

Waiting on Wednesday: Just One..

*Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine. It is a weekly meme that allows you to share a book you can’t wait to read! Just One Year – Gayle Foreman{purchase}Release Date: October 15, 2013 “Can you fall in love in just one day? Can you become a new person? How about in just one year? In JUST ONE DAY and its companion novel JUST ONE YEAR, sheltered American good girl Allyson “LuLu” Healey and easygoing actor Willem De Ruiter are about to find out against a guidebook-worthy array of foreign backdrops. Equal parts romance, coming-of-age-tale, mystery […]

Posted July 17, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments