Book Review: Easy (Contours of..

Posted October 18, 2014 by booksbeautyandcoffee in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: Easy (Contours of the Heart #1)

Book: Easy (Contours of the Heart #1) Author: Tammara Webber Published: November 6, 2012 Genres: New Adult, Romance, Contemporary Summary: When Jacqueline follows her longtime boyfriend to the college of his choice, the last thing she expects is a breakup two months into sophomore year. After two weeks in shock, she wakes up to her new reality: she’s single, attending a state university instead of a music conservatory, ignored by her former circle of friends, and failing a class for the first time in her life. Leaving a party alone, Jacqueline is assaulted by her ex’s frat brother. Rescued by a stranger who seems to […]

Book Review: Anna and the Fren..

Posted October 17, 2014 by booksbeautyandcoffee in Book Reviews / 1 Comment
Book Review: Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss #1)

Book: Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss #1) Author: Stephanie Perkins Published: December 2, 2010 Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Summary: Anna is looking forward to her senior year in Atlanta, where she has a great job, a loyal best friend, and a crush on the verge of becoming more. Which is why she is less than thrilled about being shipped off to boarding school in Paris–until she meets Étienne St. Clair. Smart, charming,beautiful, Étienne has it all…including a serious girlfriend. But in the City of Light, wishes have a way of coming true. Will a year of romantic near-misses end […]

Book Review: Eleanor & Par..

Posted October 13, 2014 by booksbeautyandcoffee in Book Reviews / 1 Comment
Book Review: Eleanor & Park

Book: Eleanor & Park Author: Rainbow Rowell Published: February 26, 2013 Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Summary: Two misfits. One extraordinary love. Eleanor… Red hair, wrong clothes. Standing behind him until he turns his head. Lying beside him until he wakes up. Making everyone else seem drabber and flatter and never good enough…Eleanor. Park… He knows she’ll love a song before he plays it for her. He laughs at her jokes before she ever gets to the punch line. There’s a place on his chest, just below his throat, that makes her want to keep promises…Park. Set over the course of one school year, this […]

Book Review: City of Bones (Th..

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Book Review: City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments)

Book: City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments) Author: Cassandra Clare Published: March 27, 2007 Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance Summary: When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder― much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into thin air. It’s hard to call the police when the murderers are invisible to everyone else and when there is nothing―not even a smear of blood―to show that a boy has died. Or was he a boy? This is Clary’s first meeting with […]

Book Review: Enshadowed (Never..

Posted August 29, 2014 by booksbeautyandcoffee in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: Enshadowed (Nevermore #2)

Book: Enshadowed (Nevermore #2) Author: Kelly Creah Published: August 28, 2012 Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal, Romance Summary: True love takes a twisted turn in the second book of this modern gothic romance trilogy channeling the dark brilliance of Edgar Allan Poe. Varen Nethers is trapped in a perilous dreamworld—a treacherous and desolate realm where the terrifying stories of Edgar Allan Poe come to life. Isobel Lanley, plagued by strange visions and haunted by the nightmares of Varen’s creation, is the only one who can save him. Isobel knows that her only hope lies within a Baltimore cemetery. There, in the early morning of Edgar Allan […]