Book Review: Without Merit by Colleen Hoover


Rating: 5/5 Bookworms

Short and Sweet Summary: Merit is deemed the keeper of secrets in the Voss family, but when the secrets become too much who is going to be there for her?

Genre: Fiction

My Review:

I’m tired of everything I say not having meaning to anyone. I’ll just stop talking so that when I do talk, my words will count.

Oh man you guys, I really loved this book. I’m going to try and do my best writing this review because typically the more I love a book the more difficult it is to write the review. I don’t think there’s enough words in the English language to accurately describe how much this book touched me, on a soul deep level. This book really focuses on mental illness and as someone that has struggled with anxiety and depression for many, many years it really resonated with me. If you suffer from mental illness, know someone that does, or even don’t know anything about it I highly suggest that you pick this book up.

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Book Review: A Dangerous Year by Kes Trester


Rating:  4/5 Bookworms

Short and Sweet Summary: A fast-paced, action packed quick read that’ll have you at the edge of your seat until the very last page.

Genre: Young Adult

My Review:

Benson’s Rule #1: Level the playing field

I was sent this book by the wonderful people over at Book Sparks and it was totally up my alley! While I love alpha males I love badass heroines even more and you get that in spades in this book. In A DANGEROUS YEAR we meet Riley who, as the daughter of a U.S. Ambassador, has seen and done things that not many other seventeen-year-olds have.

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