Tags » Realistic

Someone Like You

Continuing my #SarahDessenMarathon with Dessen’s second published book, Someone Like You, another book I have never actually read despite my love of Sarah Dessen. Here’s the Goodreads synopsis: 480 more words

Young Adult

Review: Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone

If you could read my mind, you wouldn’t be smiling.

Samantha McAllister looks just like the rest of the popular girls in her junior class. But hidden beneath the straightened hair and expertly applied makeup is a secret that her friends would never understand: Sam has Purely-Obsessional OCD and is consumed by a stream of dark thoughts and worries that she can’t turn off. 857 more words

Fiction

Mosquitoland by David Arnold

Mosquitoland by David Arnold
Viking, 2015.

Recently moved to Mississipi (aka Mosquitoland) with her father and new stepmother, 16 year-old Mim overhears a conversation that suggests her mother is ill, so she embarks on a 947-mile journey to Cleveland, Ohio to see her. 315 more words

Fiction

Am I Being Realistic?


Hi all, I ve wanted to do this for a long time. I created a thread years ago called Songs You Relate to, asking members to share lyrics from songs with which they empathize. 51 more words

Am I Being Realistic?


I m new to the forum and wanting to learn about supporting the love of my life. My NavyDoc has PTSD. We dated long distance for 18 months and he finally moved 6 months ago and we now live together. 72 more words