Posts Tagged: Tahereh Mafi

Aug 24
Books That Would Be on My Syllabus If I Taught Girls About Unhealthy Relationships

Books That Would Be on My Syllabus If I Taught Girls About Unhealthy Relationships

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Books That Would Be on My Syllabus If I Taught Girls About Unhealthy Relationships One of the things that bothers me about some YA and NA books is how they idealize obsessive, possessive relationships.  Instead of depicting these relationships as unhealthy, destructive, and potentially very dangerous, some authors seem to think that possessiveness expressed by a… Read more »


Mar 09
Review: Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi

Review: Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi

      I think I can safely say now that I will not read another book by Tahereh Mafi.  Ignite Me was the worst of this series, even though it had stiff competition from Unravel Me.  Let’s start off with some of this bizarre narration from Juliette: “My tongue is dust.  My teeth have crumbled away.” “I am a pile of bones on the floor and no one knows it but me.” I have no idea what these lines… Read more »


Mar 02
Review: Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi

Review: Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi

Even though I thought Shatter Me was very average, all of the hype around this series had me wanting to read Unravel Me.  I snapped it up when it was a $1.99 Nook Book shortly after it was released last year.  But it sat unread until I had not choice but to read it after checking out  from the library a couple of weeks ago.  Many of my GR and Twitter friends are so passionate about this series, so I was… Read more »


Feb 21
Stacking the Shelves # 53

Stacking the Shelves # 53

  Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks! Visit Tynga’s Reviews to learn more about this weekly meme.   FOR REVIEW Wicked Little Secrets by Kara Taylor: I loved Prep School Confidential, the first book in this series.  You can… Read more »