Book Blog, Books Reviews, YA Fiction

Hayley’s Review of “The Duff” by Kody Keplinger

By: Hayley Green The Duff has a very sarcastic narrator. It makes the book very entertaining, despite the fact that the narrator is very secretive and treats her friends like crap throughout most of the book. It’s understandable why Bianca treats her two best friends like that, though. She deals with a lot of crap.… Continue reading Hayley’s Review of “The Duff” by Kody Keplinger

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Hayley’s Review of “Black Ice” by Becca Fitzpatrick

By: Hayley Green In this book, the main character, Britt, finds herself stuck in the wilderness with two fugitives. She is on spring break with her best friend, Korbie, in the mountains. She hopes to encounter her ex and Korbie’s brother, Calvin. Unfortunately for her, on the drive up the mountain she misses a turn… Continue reading Hayley’s Review of “Black Ice” by Becca Fitzpatrick

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Cait’s November/December Book Haul

By: Cait Marie Hello! It's been a while! The last couple months have been super busy. I’ve still been reading everyday, but I have had very little time to write reviews and book hauls. Because I missed a month, I am covering both October and November in this, so bear with me. There was a… Continue reading Cait’s November/December Book Haul

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Cait’s Review of “What If It’s Us” by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

By: Cait Marie What happens when two of your favorite authors collaborate? You get an adorable contemporary that simply makes your heart smile. What If It’s Us is written from two perspectives. Arthur is in New York for the summer, working as an intern in his mom’s law firm. Ben is a local New Yorker… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “What If It’s Us” by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

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Hayley’s Review of “Frat Girl” By Kiley Roache

By: Hayley Green “Frat Girl by Kiley Roache is a chick-lit book about a rebel. Cassie Miller is a girl who has aspirations to go off to her dream college in California. In order to do that, she needs to get a scholarship. The one she’s applied for needs her to propose a research project… Continue reading Hayley’s Review of “Frat Girl” By Kiley Roache

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Cait’s October Book Haul

By: Cait Marie Hello, hello! Wow, so this is super late! October has been so incredibly busy that I haven't had much time to write for Functionally Fictional. That doesn't mean the reading has ceased, though! In fact, I read seven books in September. Here's what I read: Sea Witch by Sarah Henning - This… Continue reading Cait’s October Book Haul

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Cait’s Review of “Geekerella” by Ashley Poston

By: Cait Marie Geekerella is a modern Cinderella retelling set in a world of fandoms, conventions, and the internet. Elle grew up watching Starfield with her father, who started a convention specifically for it. After his death, her love of the show continues. When soap opera, teen heartthrob Darien Freeman gets the leading role of… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “Geekerella” by Ashley Poston

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Kesha’s Review of “Trusting You & Other Lies” by Nicole Williams

Has anyone every been to summer camp? I’ve experienced a few camps throughout my younger years. Every year not only did I make new friends, but it also taught me many important lessons in life. In the book Trusting You & Other Lies, it is about a seventeen-year-old girl, named Phoenix. She recently broke up… Continue reading Kesha’s Review of “Trusting You & Other Lies” by Nicole Williams

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Cait’s Review of “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before” by Jenny Han

By: Cait Marie To All The Boys I've Loved Before has been on my TBR for years. With the recent release of the movie adaptation on Netflix, I knew I needed to read it before watching. So, that was the plan: to read it last week, then watch the movie over the weekend when it… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before” by Jenny Han

Book Blog, Lists, TBR Tuesday

TBR Tuesday: May 2018

Hello! Cait Marie here with the first TBR Tuesday! Some of you may have noticed that I am going through books like crazy this year. However, for every book I read, it seems like three more are added to my TBR (To Be Read list). There are just so many things I want to read,… Continue reading TBR Tuesday: May 2018