I’ll Give You the Sun – Jandy Nelson (14+)

Danielle (sister) and Michael (our rep from Walker Books) insisted I read “I’ll Give You the Sun” by Jandy Nelson. It’s not my usual reading fodder (I leave the sappy chic type books for Danielle). Murder? Mystery? Sci Fi? Something odd? I’m your girl. But they INSISTED! It made me cry. It made me get […]

The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B – Teresa Toten (13+)

I cried. Real tears. I loled. Actual laughter.  I couldn’t put it down. I knew going in that this book was a recommended read about mental health issues.  However, although OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder, of which anxiety is the root cause) is central to almost all the main characters, it’s really just a backdrop to […]