My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… The Art of French Kissing by Brianna R. Shrum

Title: The Art of French KissingAuthor: Brianna R. ShrumOriginal Publication Date: June 05, 2018Genre(s): Contemporary, Young Adult, Romance Goodreads Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Carter Lane has wanted to be a chef since she was old enough to ignore her mom’s warnings to stay away from the hot stove. And now she has the chance of a lifetime: … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… The Art of French Kissing by Brianna R. Shrum

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner

Title: The Mars RoomAuthor: Rachel KushnerOriginal Publication Date: May 01, 2018Genre(s): Fiction, Contemporary Goodreads Synopsis: It’s 2003 and Romy Hall is at the start of two consecutive life sentences at Stanville Women’s Correctional Facility, deep in California’s Central Valley. Outside is the world from which she has been severed: the San Francisco of her youth … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway

Title: Emmy & OliverAuthor: Robin BenwayOriginal Publication Date: June 23, 2015Genre(s): Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Goodreads Synopsis: Emmy just wants to be in charge of her own life.She wants to stay out late, surf her favorite beach—go anywhere without her parents’ relentless worrying. But Emmy’s parents can’t seem to let her grow up—not since the … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… Down the Rabbit Hole by Holly Madison

Title: Down the Rabbit Hole: Curious Adventures and Cautionary Tales of a Former Playboy BunnyAuthor: Holly MadisonOriginal Publication Date: June 23, 2015Genre(s): Nonfiction, Memoir Goodreads Synopsis: The shocking, never-before-told story of the bizarre world inside the legendary Playboy Mansion—and, finally, the secret truth about the man who holds the key—from one of the few people … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… Down the Rabbit Hole by Holly Madison

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… Never Grow Up by Jackie Chan & Zhu Mo

Title: Never Grow UpAuthor: Jackie Chan with Zhu Mo (Translator: Jeremy Tiang)Original Publication Date: April 15, 2015Genre(s): Biography, Autobiography, Nonfiction, Memoir Goodreads Synopsis: Everyone knows Jackie Chan. Whether it’s from Rush Hour, Shanghai Noon, The Karate Kid, or Kung Fu Panda, Jackie is admired by generations of moviegoers for his acrobatic fighting style, comic timing, … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… Never Grow Up by Jackie Chan & Zhu Mo

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… Sweetpea by C.J. Skuse

Title: SweetpeaAuthor: C.J. SkuseOriginal Publication Date: November 27, 2018Genre(s): Thriller, Contemporary, Fiction Goodreads Synopsis: The last person who called me Sweetpea ended up dead… I haven’t killed anyone for three years, and I thought that when it happened again I’d feel bad. Like an alcoholic taking a sip of whiskey. But no. Nothing. I had … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… Sweetpea by C.J. Skuse

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… The Accidentals by Sarina Bowen

Title: The AccidentalsAuthor: Sarina BowenOriginal Publication Date: July 10, 2018Genre(s): Young Adult, Romance, Contemporary Goodreads Synopsis: Never ask a question unless you’re sure you want the truth. I’ve been listening to my father sing for my whole life. I carry him in my pocket on my mp3 player. It’s just that we’ve never met face … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… The Accidentals by Sarina Bowen

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… The Book of Essie by Meghan MacLean Weir

Title: The Book of EssieAuthor: Meghan MacLean WeirOriginal Publication Date: June 12, 2018Genre(s): Contemporary, Fiction Goodreads Synopsis: Esther Ann Hicks--Essie--is the youngest child on Six for Hicks, a reality television phenomenon. She's grown up in the spotlight, both idolized and despised for her family's fire-and-brimstone brand of faith. When Essie's mother, Celia, discovers that Essie … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… The Book of Essie by Meghan MacLean Weir

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… #FashionVictim by Amina Akhtar

Title: #FashionVictimAuthor: Amina AkhtarOriginal Publication Date: September 11, 2018Genre(s): Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller Goodreads Synopsis: Fashion editor Anya St. Clair is on the verge of greatness. Her wardrobe is to die for. Her social media is killer. And her career path is littered with the bodies of anyone who got in her way. She’s worked hard … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… #FashionVictim by Amina Akhtar

My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… One Day In December by Josie Silver

Title: One Day in DecemberAuthor: Josie SilverOriginal Publication Date: October 16, 2018Genre(s): Romance, Fiction, Chick Lit, Contemporary, Holiday Goodreads Synopsis: A love story about what happens after you meet, or rather, don't meet the one. Laurie is pretty sure love at first sight doesn't exist anywhere but the movies. But then, through a misted-up bus window one snowy December day, she … Continue reading My Mini Review + Favorite Quotes From… One Day In December by Josie Silver