A new hard deadline- A WIP Update 1/31/20

I have to finish the first draft of my John Laurens novel by Thursday, February 13th. I have been saying "the end of February" for a bit, but I need to have it all on the paper -- or you know word document -- in two Thursdays, because I will be starting a brand new … Continue reading A new hard deadline- A WIP Update 1/31/20

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart

The Details Publisher: Hyperion Books for Children Published: March 25th, 2008 Genres: YA, Contemporary, My Rating: 3.5 Stars Goodreads Blurb Frankie Landau-Banks at age 14: Debate Club. Her father's "bunny rabbit." A mildly geeky girl attending a highly competitive boarding school. Frankie Landau-Banks at age 15: A knockout figure. A sharp tongue. A chip on … Continue reading The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart

Anger is a Gift by Mark Oshiro

The Details Publisher: Tor Teen Published: May 22nd, 2018 Genres: YA, Contemporary, LGBTQ+, Activism My Rating: 5 Stars Goodreads Blurb Moss Jeffries is many things—considerate student, devoted son, loyal friend, and affectionate boyfriend, enthusiastic nerd. But sometimes Moss still wishes he could be someone else—someone without panic attacks, someone whose father was still alive, someone … Continue reading Anger is a Gift by Mark Oshiro

Catch and Kill by Ronan Farrow

The Details Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Published:  October 15th, 2019 Genres: Non-Fiction, True Crime My Rating: 4.5 Stars  Goodreads Blurb In 2017, a routine network television investigation led Ronan Farrow to a story only whispered about: one of Hollywood's most powerful producers was a predator, protected by fear, wealth, and a conspiracy of silence. … Continue reading Catch and Kill by Ronan Farrow