AUDIOBOOK BLOG POSTS
About 50% of my reading is done through audiobooks. These are all the book reviews I have written for books that I listened to on audio. If you would like to see a full list of books I have listened to on audio you can see my Goodreads shelf HERE.
Dumplin is the story of Willowdean Dickson growing up fat and the daughter of an eternal beauty queen in small town Texas. Full charisma and charm, Dumplin’ will warm your heart with well drawn, funny, and relatable characters.
Soccer super star Abby Wambach has written a touching and tender memoir. Forward is a sober and sensitive look into the life of someone who’s greatest successes and failures have been lived out in the public eye.
The story is touching, inspiring, and deeply heartbreaking. The speed of the story is quick enough that you cannot bare to to put the book down, but slow enough that characters are well developed and emotions have time to fully form.
Nicola Yoon skillfully delivers everything (everything) you want from a contemporary young adult novel. The characters are believable teenagers, even given Maddie’s abnormal living circumstances. It is absolutely a love story without following a predictable trajectory.