Tag: Simon Pulse

Review: The Book of Broken Hearts – Sarah Ockler

Review: The Book of Broken Hea..

Straight up I’m a major, major, major Sarah Ockler fan. She is one of my auto-buy authors so I truly don’t think she could do any wrong in my eyes. But I will admit when I started The Book of Broken Hearts I was nervous. I was really nervous because I wasn’t sure I liked Jude or how the story jumped in and sort of seemed rushed. But then I kept reading and reading and reading. And I can happily report that I really loved the story. It was definitely a different kind of Ockler read I thought, but it […]

Posted May 15, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments
Second Chance Sunday – Bittersweet by Sarah Ockler

Second Chance Sunday – B..

Today’s Second Chance Sunday is brought to you by the wonderful Sarah Ockler and her awesome book, in a slew of many, Bittersweet. I swear this is the book  that started my love affair with cupcakes so I’m warning you all ahead of time. But seriously this book was fantastic and I thought it should be recognized since Sarah’s next fantastic book The Book of Broken Hearts comes out next week(review on the blog on Wednesday). A sunshine yellow lemon cupcake with a coconut infused marshmallow frosting.  Filled with a raspberry and blueberry jam and decorated with marzipan figure skates […]

Posted May 12, 2013 by Andi / 1 Comment
Second Chance Sunday – If I Lie by Corrine Jackson

Second Chance Sunday – I..

I’ve been on a run of really good books lately so I had high hopes for this debut novel but I was really worried based on the hype. I can proudly say this book lived up to my hopes. Simply put I loved it!!! If I Lie was full of emotion and truth that I couldn’t put it down. I felt like I was a part of the community that Quinn was living in and my heart shattered for her. Basically the book is about Quinn, a 17 year old girl, living in a small military town in North Carolina. […]

Posted February 17, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments
Discussion: When You Were Mine – Rebecca Serle

Discussion: When You Were Mine..

When I was writing reviews with Michelle over at Galleysmith we would have book discussions from time to time. We have had quiet a few going for a while now and since Michelle is on a hiatus we decided to post them over here. Title: When You Were Mine[Amazon] Author: Rebecca Serle[website] Publisher: Simon Pulse Genre: Contemporary Source/Type: Gifted/Hardcore Reviewed by: Andi & Michelle Publisher Description: In this intensely romantic, modern recounting of the greatest love story ever told, Romeo’s original intended—Juliet’s cousin Rosaline—tells her side of the tale. What’s in a name, Shakespeare? I’ll tell you: Everything. Rosaline knows […]

Posted January 23, 2013 by Andi / 1 Comment