Fly Girls ~ Keith O’Brien

Rating: 3/5 This history novel mainly follows the story of five brave women and their journeys with flying in the early to mid-1900’s. Included is Amelia Earhart’s story, one of the most famous female pilots to date. Surprisingly, I found their story more interesting than I’d anticipated. O’Brien’s writing style lends itself well to this … Continue reading Fly Girls ~ Keith O’Brien


Okay Fine Whatever ~ Courtenay Hameister

Happy Almost Book Birthday to Okay Fine Whatever! Rating: 3.5/5 Courtenay Hameister was a talk show host for Live Wire! for 12 years. Despite being a talk show host, she lived with generalized anxiety order that comes out in a myriad of ways and basically made her feel like poop before and after every show. … Continue reading Okay Fine Whatever ~ Courtenay Hameister

Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe ~ Preston Norton

Rating: 3/5 This book is not the most light-hearted of teen fiction, but the caper-like feel certainly gives readers a reprieve from the heavy topics. **Trigger warning for suicide talk** Cliff, commonly known to Happy Valley High School, is often referred to as Neanderthal, both behind his back and in his presence. He is an … Continue reading Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe ~ Preston Norton