Oh My Lord, Please No

There's got to be something perhaps rudely ironic about the way I titled this post, but I honestly just couldn't help myself with this one. And, frankly, I've never really taken that whole, "don't use 'god's' name in vain" thing very seriously. Let's just say religion in general--and Christianity in specifics--has let me down often…

100 Days of Sunlight [Abbie Emmons]

For a book I was extremely excited to read, I was genuinely shocked by how much I hated Abbie Emmons' 100 Days of Sunlight. A book that was meant to be something poignant ended up being nothing more than rushed, unrealistic character development and poor writing. Emmons had no idea how to write her characters, whether we're…

The Lightness of Hands [Jeff Garvin]; 2020 YA Releases

The Lightness of Hands by Jeff Garvin is actually a pretty intriguing-sounding book. Now, I don't know how engaged a novel about a girl and her father traveling to make ends meet will keep me. However, there's at least enough interest from my end to say, perhaps, I'd be willing to give this book a…