All posts by Samantha Andrews

Review: Once and For All by Sarah Dessen

Synopsis for Once and For All Louna, daughter of famed wedding planner Natalie Barrett, has seen every sort of wedding: on the beach, at historic mansions, in fancy hotels and clubs. Perhaps that’s why she’s cynical about happily-ever-after endings, especially since her own first love

Review: And Then There Were Four by Nancy Werlin

Synopsis for And Then There Were Four Let’s not die today. Not even to make things easier for our parents. When a building collapses around five teenagers–and they just barely escape–they know something strange is going on. Little by little, the group pieces together a

Review: This Impossible Light by Lily Myers

Synopsis for This Impossible Light Fifteen-year-old Ivy’s world is in flux. Her dad has moved out, her mother is withdrawn, her brother is off at college, and her best friend, Anna, has grown distant. Worst of all, Ivy’s body won’t stop expanding. She’s getting taller

Review: Dating You Hating You by Christina Lauren

Synopsis for Dating You Hating You Despite the odds against them from an embarrassing meet-awkward at a mutual friend’s Halloween party, Carter and Evie immediately hit it off. Even the realization that they’re both high-powered agents at competing firms in Hollywood isn’t enough to squash

Review: Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

Synopsis for Dark Matter “Are you happy with your life?” Those are the last words Jason Dessen hears before the masked abductor knocks him unconscious. Before he awakens to find himself strapped to a gurney, surrounded by strangers in hazmat suits. Before a man Jason’s

Review: Torn by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Synopsis for Torn Torn between duty and survival, nothing can be the same. Everything Ivy Morgan thought she knew has been turned on its head. After being betrayed and then nearly killed by the Prince of the Fae, she’s left bruised and devastated—and with an

Review: The Hating Game by Sally Thorne

Synopsis for The Hating Game Nemesis (n.) 1) An opponent or rival whom a person cannot best or overcome; 2) A person’s undoing; 3) Joshua Templeman. Lucy Hutton and Joshua Templeman hate each other. Not dislike. Not begrudgingly tolerate. Hate. And they have no problem

Review: Provocative by Lisa Renee Jones

Synopsis for Provocative There are those moments in life that are provocative in their very existences, that embed in our minds forever, and sometimes our very souls. They change us, mold us, maybe even save us. But some are darker, dangerous. If we allow them

Review: This is Effortless by Kennedy Fox

Synopsis for This is Effortless Courtney Bishop is as sugary sweet as her famous blueberry muffins. Southern belle at heart, Cali girl by choice. She barged into my life and easily became my best friend. All was great as roommates and just friends, but then

Review: This is Reckless by Kennedy Fox

Synopsis for This is Reckless Drew Fisher is the type of guy every girl wants. Noble police officer by day, charming prince by night. He has no idea the effect he has on women, especially me—his little sister’s best friend. I’m the blonde Southern belle