Author: Sarah Ockler Number of Pages: 352 Publisher: Simon Pulse Release Date: May 21, 2013 "Jude has learned a lot from her older sisters, but the most important thing is this: The Vargas brothers are notorious heartbreakers. She’s seen the tears and disasters that dating a Vargas boy can cause, and she swore an oath—with candles and a contract… Continue reading Book Review: THE BOOK OF BROKEN HEARTS
“It takes a traveler, not a tourist, to search for something deeper. Travelers want to find the wavelength on which they and the city connect.” ~ Are We There Yet? by David Levithan An interesting thing to keep in mind while traveling this summer. What quotes have you been enjoying recently? Let me know in the comments… Continue reading QUOTE: David Levithan
I got more books! No surprise, as my TBR list never ceases to stop growing. This particular pile of books all started when I recently one Of Neptune by Anna Banks from a Goodreads giveaway. Since it's the third book in the series, I went out and bought the first two after it came in the mail.… Continue reading more books: something’s fishy
Author: David Levithan Number of Pages: 215 Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Release Date: 2005 "Sixteen-year-old Elijah is completely mellow and his 23-year-old brother Danny is completely not, so it’s no wonder they can barely tolerate one another. So what better way to repair their broken relationship than to trick them into taking a trip to Italy together? Soon, though,… Continue reading Book Review: ARE WE THERE YET?
WWW Wednesdays is a meme hosted by Should Be Reading that asks three questions: What are you currently reading??? Right now I'm reading A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving, which I was assigned to read as summer work for my upcoming AP English class. So far I'm really enjoying it! What did you… Continue reading WWW Wednesdays: June 25th
It's time for another installment of Top Ten Tuesday, a weekly meme hosted by the lovely blog the Broke and the Bookish. This week the theme is Top Ten Book Cover Trends That I Like. However, instead of talking about ten separate trends, I've decided that I'm only going to talk about one that I… Continue reading top ten tuesday: book cover trends I like
No summer is complete without an awesome playlist of songs blaring in the background! Here's the music I'll be blasting with the windows down this summer: Alienation by Morning Parade Anna Sun by Walk the Moon (pretty much everything and anything by Walk the Moon) Boom Clap by Charli XCX (from the TFiOS soundtrack) Cheap Sunglasses by RAC feat.… Continue reading summer playlist 2014.
"A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song." ~ Maya Angelou Beautiful. Yours, HOLLY
Hi everyone! I have recently been chosen to participate in a conference-like event where girls going into their senior year of high school run mock governments. Part of this event is staying at a university for a week in the dorms. I'm really excited to go! However, I'm not sure how much time I'll have… Continue reading a little break.
I'M FREE! Today was my last day of school for the year, which means that SUMMER HAS BEGUN. Looking back, it feels like this year just flew by. I can't believe that I'll be a senior in high school next year! I still remember walking into school on my first day of ninth grade,… Continue reading summer.