Category Archives: Young Adult Reads

Flat-Out Love (Flat-Out Love #1) by Jessica Park ★★★★

Flat-Out Love is a warm and witty novel of family love and dysfunction, deep heartache and raw vulnerability, with a bit of mystery and one whopping, knock-you-to-your-knees romance. It’s not what you know – or when you see – that … Continue reading

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Making Faces, by Amy Harmon ✰✰✰✰✰+

  ✰✰✰✰✰+ Ambrose Young was beautiful. He was tall and muscular, with hair that touched his shoulders and eyes that burned right through you. The kind of beautiful that graced the covers of romance novels, and Fern Taylor would know. … Continue reading

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Almost, by Anne Eliot ✰✰✰✰✰

✰✰✰✰✰ At a freshman party she doesn’t remember, Jess Jordan was almost raped. …Almost. Very nearly. Not quite. Three years later, Jess has managed to make everyone believe she’s better. Over it. Because she is. …Almost. Very nearly. Not quite. … Continue reading

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Bully (Fall Away #1), by Penelope Douglas ✰✰✰✰✰

✰✰✰✰✰ My name is Tate. He doesn’t call me that, though. He would never refer to me so informally, if he referred to me at all. We’re neighbors, and once, we were best friends. But then, one summer, he turned … Continue reading

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Collision Course, by S.C. Stephens ✰✰✰✰✰

✰✰✰✰✰ Lucas had it all – popularity, a devoted girlfriend, a brotherly best friend, and a loving mother who would do anything for him. His life was right on course to be a successful and fulfilling one, until the crash … Continue reading

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Light in the Shadows (Find You in the Dark #2) by A. Meredith Walters ✰✰✰✰✰

✰✰✰✰✰ How do you keep going when you feel like your life is over? Maggie never thought she’d see Clay again. So, she attempts to put her life back together after her heart has been shattered to pieces. Moving on … Continue reading

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Plastic Hearts (Hearts #1) by Lisa De Jong ✰✰✰✰✰

✰✰✰✰✰ My life has always been safe. I like it that way. I grew up in a fake society where plastic hearts rule. If our hearts are made of plastic, they can never be broken. My parents have expectations and … Continue reading

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