Review: Chasing Impossible by Katie McGarry

252633991Chasing Impossible (Pushing the Limits #5) by Katie McGarry
Publication Date: July 1st 2016 by Harlequin Teen
Rating: 4 Stars
Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance.
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Goodreads Summary
Tough and independent, 17-year-old Abby lets very few people into her inner circle. It’s common knowledge in her Kentucky town that she deals drugs, but not even her closest friends know why. But when a deal goes south and Abby’s suddenly in danger, she finds herself reluctantly forced to lean on daredevil Logan—a boy whose restless spirit matches her own.

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Waiting on Wednesday: Love, Life and the List

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

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Love, Life and the List by Kasie West

Publication Date: March 27th 2018

Goodreads Summary
Seventeen-year-old Abby Turner’s summer isn’t going the way she’d planned. She has a not-so-secret but definitely unrequited crush on her best friend, Cooper. She hasn’t been able to manage her mother’s growing issues with anxiety. And now she’s been rejected from an art show because her work “has no heart.” So when she gets another opportunity to show her paintings Abby isn’t going to take any chances.

Which is where the list comes in.

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Review: Take Me On by Katie McGarry

18333898Take Me On (Pushing the Limits #4) by Katie McGarry
Publication Date:
May 27th 2014 by Harlequin TEEN 
Rating: 3.5 Stars
Genre:
Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance.
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Goodreads Summary
Champion kickboxer Haley swore she’d never set foot in the ring again after one tragic night. But then the guy she can’t stop thinking about accepts a mixed martial arts fight in her honor. Suddenly, Haley has to train West Young. All attitude, West is everything Haley promised herself she’d stay away from. Yet he won’t last five seconds in the ring without her help.

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Waiting on Wednesday: All the Crooked Saints

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

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All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater

Publication Date: October 10th 2017

Goodreads Summary
Here is a thing everyone wants:
A miracle.

Here is a thing everyone fears:
What it takes to get one.

Any visitor to Bicho Raro, Colorado is likely to find a landscape of dark saints, forbidden love, scientific dreams, miracle-mad owls, estranged affections, one or two orphans, and a sky full of watchful desert stars.

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Discussion: Why I Read Contemporary

Contemporary – living or occurring at the same time.

Contemporary books have always been a go-to of mine. I can find a contemporary book to fit any occasion. From the fluffy romances, to the exploration of our complex world, contemporary books have a lot to offer us. Here are the qualities I love most in a contemporary novel.

Reality

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Waiting on Wednesday: Starry Eyes

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

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Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett

Publication Date: April 3rd 2018

Goodreads Summary
Ever since last year’s homecoming dance, best friends-turned-best enemies Zorie and Lennon have made an art of avoiding each other. It doesn’t hurt that their families are the modern day, Californian version of the Montagues and Capulets.

But when a group camping trip goes south, Zorie and Lennon find themselves stranded in the wilderness. Alone. Together.

What could go wrong?

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Review: Crash Into You by Katie McGarry

17233800Crash Into You (Pushing the Limits #3) by Katie McGarry
Publication Date:
November 26th 2013 by Harlequin Teen 
Rating: 4 Stars
Genre:
Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance.
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Goodreads Summary
The girl with straight A’s and the perfect life—that’s who people expect Rachel Young to be. So the private school junior keeps secrets from her wealthy family…and she’s just added two more to the list. One involves racing strangers down dark country roads in her Mustang GT. The other? Seventeen-year-old Isaiah Walker—a guy she has no business even talking to. But after the foster kid with the tattoos and intense gray eyes comes to her rescue, she can’t get him out of her mind.

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