Save the Date

Save the DateSave the Date. Morgan Matson. Young adult/Contemporary. 2018. 432 pages. 3 stars.

It seemed like the second you tried to tell someone why you loved someone else, it took the luster off it, like pinning a butterfly down in a case—it never quite captured it.

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Something Strange and Deadly (Something Strange and Deadly #1)

9859436 Something Strange and Deadly. Susan Dennard.  Young Adult/Steampunk. 388 pages. 4.5 stars.

“Miss Fitt, you know curiosity gets men killed.”
I grinned. “Then I daresay it’s good I’m a woman.”

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Vicious (Villains #1)

Vicious (Villains, #1)Vicious. V.E. Schwab. Adult/Fantasy/Science Fiction. 2013. 371 pages. 5 stars.

These words people threw around—humans, monsters, heroes, villains—to Victor it was all just a matter of semantics. Someone could call themselves a hero and still walk around killing dozens. Someone else could be labeled a villain for trying to stop them. Plenty of humans were monstrous, and plenty of monsters knew how to play at being human.

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Shut Out

10757771Shut Out. Kody Keplinger. Young Adult/Contemporary. 273 pages. 2011. 2 stars.

You can’t control everything. Sometimes you just need to relax and have faith that things will work out. Let go a little and just let life happen.

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