Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum

Ratings:  ⭐⭐⭐ Genres: YA Fiction, Romance,  Contemporary Summary: Everything about Jessie is wrong. At least, that’s what it feels like during her first week of junior year at her new ultra-intimidating prep school in Los Angeles. Just when she’s thinking about hightailing it back to Chicago, she gets an email from a person calling themselves Somebody/Nobody … Continue reading Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum

American Street by Ibi Zoboi

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: YA Fiction, Realistic Fiction Summary: On the corner of American Street and Joy Road, Fabiola Toussaint thought she would finally find une belle vie—a good life. But after they leave Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Fabiola’s mother is detained by U.S. immigration, leaving Fabiola to navigate her loud American cousins, Chantal, Donna, and Princess; the … Continue reading American Street by Ibi Zoboi

Seven Ways We Lie by Riley Redgate

      Rating:⭐️⭐️⭐️ Genre: YA Fiction, LGBT, Realistic Fiction Summary: Seven students. Seven (deadly) sins. One secret. Paloma High School is ordinary by anyone’s standards. It’s got the same cliques, the same prejudices, the same suspect cafeteria food. And like every high school, every student has something to hide—from Kat, the thespian who conceals … Continue reading Seven Ways We Lie by Riley Redgate