Posts Categorized: Simon Pulse

Review: Bittersweet by Sarah Ockler

2012, review, Sarah Ockler, Simon Pulse, stand alone, young adult 1 Comment

Bittersweet by Sarah OcklerPublisher: Simon PulseRelease date: January 2012Source: PurchasedSeries: Standalone Once upon a time, Hudson knew exactly what her future looked like. Then a betrayal changed her life, and knocked her dreams to the ground. Now she’s a girl who doesn’t believe in second chances… a girl who stays under the radar by baking cupcakes at her mom’s diner and obsessing over what might have been. So when things start looking up and she has another shot at her dreams, Hudson is equal parts hopeful and terrified. Of course, this is also the moment a cute, sweet guy walks… Read more »

Review: Sometimes it Happens by Lauren Barnholdt

2011, Galley Grab, Lauren Barnholdt, review, Simon Pulse, stand alone, young adult 3 Comments

Sometimes it Happens by Lauren BarnholdtPublisher: Simon PulseRelease date: July 12, 2011Source: Publisher via S&S Galley GrabFormat: eARC, 322 pagesPurchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:On the last day of her junior year, Hannah’s boyfriend Sebastian dumped her. Facing a summer of loneliness, Hannah turns to her best friend Ava for comfort. Ava does what BFFs do: she stays by Hannah’s side…until it’s time for Ava to head up to Maine for the summer. Also left behind is Ava’s boyfriend, Noah, who’s such a great guy he gets Hannah a job at the diner he waits tables at. Slowly, Hannah comes… Read more »