Publication Date: 2 January 2018 Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Short Story Pages: 320 Meet Cute is a young adult short story collection by fourteen authors. Each story follows the 'meet cute' trope. I have reviewed each story individually below. Siege Etiquette by Katie Cotugno - 3/5 stars Siege Etiquette is about a popular girl at a … Continue reading Meet Cute Review
Romance is my favourite genre, so I was very excited when I found out the topic for this week's Top 5 Wednesday. Groups like Top 5 Wednesday do not really use romance as a prompt very often and I thought I would take advantage of this opportunity. I understand that romance is not very popular … Continue reading My Favourite Romance Novels ❤
Annie on My Mind by Nancy Andrews follows Eliza, a seventeen-year-old girl. She is heavily involved in her school's activities and loves going to museums in New York. When she meets Annie, their love for each other grows and the two realise they cannot let anyone know about their romance.
Carry On is about a wizard named Simon who is the chosen one and must defeat an evil monster called the Humdrum. He also has a brooding and condescending roommate named Baz who is missing from their final year at the Watford School of Magicks.
Finn meets Willa while on a camp that collects the six most highest achieving students to compete with other schools and win a month-long leadership game. When Finn reluctantly agrees to being the person in charge of her group, she must work diligently with those around her to bring her team success. Willa and Finn bond over being in charge and vow to not talk about the game while in each other's presence. Told in the perspectives of both girls, this story follows the challenging aspects of going to a leadership camp and falling in love for the first time.
When Sydney is cheated on by her boyfriend of 2 years, she must find a way to fix her broken life. She moves out of her apartment and into Ridge's, who is an attractive musician, and starts making music with him. There are forces that keep them from expressing their feelings for each other.
Alex is an ex-government employee, on the run and constantly changing her location to avoid being caught. After two years in hiding, her former boss gives her an opportunity to complete a job for the company that she used to work for, and Alex sees this as a way to return to her old life.
Kendall is a nineteen-year-old movie star living in Los Angeles, and her best friend Payton is a student living in New Jersey. They have been friends since childhood, but do not see each other as often as they once did due to Kendall's newfound stardom.
Emi is soon to be a high school graduate, with a job as a set designer lined up for her during the summer. Because her brother is living abroad for a few months, he offers Emi and her friend Charlotte his apartment to live in, with the condition that they do something 'epic' in the apartment.
Lily tells her story of numerous things that occur to her throughout several years of her life. The reader feels love when she does, and feels sad when she does. The main characters include Ryle, the handsome neurosurgeon; Alyssa, the friendly girl that Lily works with; and Atlas, the old love of Lily's that holds a strong place in her heart.