Review // Dating Dr. Dil

Dating Dr. Dil was one of my most anticipated releases of 2022 and so part of me wonders if I hyped it up too much in my head, if I came in with too high of expectations, because this book just did not work for me.

Review // The Long Game

I don’t know how I could ever write a review that does The Long Game justice, that sufficiently conveys just how dear this story and its characters are, but here goes. After waiting (rather impatiently) for this sequel for years, I was absolutely blown away by how special it was.

Review // Birds of California

With a very strong start, excellent banter, and deeply flawed but lovable characters, Birds of California was primed to be one of my favorite reads of this year. Unfortunately, a lackluster third-act and dissatisfying conclusion left me feeling bittersweet.

Review // The Verifiers

Jane Pek’s debut, The Verifiers, is well-written and starts with so much potential, but ultimately tries to accomplish too much and weave together too many storylines to make any one storyline that effective or satisfying.

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