You Can Find Treasure on My Bookshelves // Top Ten Tuesday

This week is a difficult topic: the Absolute Best in X Genre, or something along those lines. Since I have plenty of contemporary favorites and it’s easy to find standalones rather than series in that genre, I decided to go with that, and to make it even easier (on me, anyway), I’m sticking to my … More You Can Find Treasure on My Bookshelves // Top Ten Tuesday

School’s Out Forever // Summer Days and Summer Nights edited by Stephanie Perkins

Title: Summer Days and Summer Nights Position: Standalone Anthology Editor: Stephanie Perkins (Anna and the French Kiss, Lola and the Boy Next Door, Isla and the Happily Ever After) Genres: Contemporary/Fantasy/Horror/Magical Realism/Paranormal/Science Fiction Pages: 384 Rating: 3.5/5 Maybe it’s the long, lazy days, or maybe it’s the heat making everyone a little bit crazy. Whatever the reason, summer is the … More School’s Out Forever // Summer Days and Summer Nights edited by Stephanie Perkins

Power is Everything // The Fixer & The Long Game by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

  The Fixer and The Long Game author: Jennifer Lynn Barnes (Raised by Wolves, Trial by Fire, Taken by Storm, and The Naturals) | genre: Mystery | rating: 4.5 stars   I don’t know why I avoided Jennifer Lynn Barnes’s books so long after enjoying her werewolf trilogy for the most part. Seriously, the only good thing … More Power is Everything // The Fixer & The Long Game by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Undercover With the Rich and Well-Connected // Diplomatic Immunity by Brodi Ashton

Title: Diplomatic Immunity Position: Standalone Author: Brodi Ashton (Everneath and Everbound) Genre: Contemporary Pages: 368 Rating: 4/5 Aspiring reporter Piper Baird decides to write a scathing exposé on the overprivileged students at an elite Washington, DC, school, only for her life to change when she begins to fall for the story’s main subject, in this new realistic contemporary romance from … More Undercover With the Rich and Well-Connected // Diplomatic Immunity by Brodi Ashton

Big Friendships on the Small Screen // Top Ten Tuesday

This week’s topic is a TV-themed freebie, so I went looking around other blogs to find inspiration and saw that Cee on The Novel Hermit did a post about great TV friendships and decided that was a great topic to do. So, let’s look at some great friendships (in no particular order, because that’s just too … More Big Friendships on the Small Screen // Top Ten Tuesday

Come Check Out My Dream Classroom Library // Top Ten Tuesday

This week’s topic is a “School Freebie,” which is fitting since it’s my last first week of classes (next semester is student teaching and then *gulp* real teaching), so I decided to go over the top and pick 28 books I would have in a high school classroom library if I could do whatever I … More Come Check Out My Dream Classroom Library // Top Ten Tuesday