Books I Can’t Wait to Read This Year

Before I was a teacher, I was a young adult librarian, and I knew every YA book published. This is barely an exaggeration. It was literally my job to know what books are out and what would be published soon. I had lists on lists of books separated by genre, category, and special interests for very particular readers so that when someone walked up to … Continue reading Books I Can’t Wait to Read This Year

5 Reading Goals for 2021

Yes, I know it’s February already, but it’s never too late to set goals, right? Every January since I started using Goodreads, I have set a reading goal for myself. Lately, I’ve realized that I don’t like setting numerical reading goals because I feel they’re too strict and limiting. I really don’t like the pressure associated with it when I can’t keep up, especially since … Continue reading 5 Reading Goals for 2021

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han reads like a YA version of a rom com from the 90s/00s golden era. It’s a fun, fast-paced book full of strong family relationships and friendships and not just romance. The whole fake boyfriend trope is one of my favorites, and the way that Jenny Han blended it with a few other tropes made it … Continue reading To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han