Gwen & Kate's Library

Two sisters' reviews of Young Adult and Middle Grade books, inspired by their lovely library.

Gwen & Kate’s Free Mini Book Banners: Part 3: Contemporary YA Fiction

Contemporary YA Fiction:  Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins: HTML Code: <a href=”https://gwenkatelibrary.wordpress.com/&#8221; title=”Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins”><img src=”https://gwenkatelibrary.files.wordpress.com/2016/12/anna-and-the-french-kiss-banner-copy.jpg?&#8221; alt=”Anna and the French Kiss by … Continue reading

February 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Top Ten Tuesday #28: Books By Favorite Authors I Can’t Believe I Haven’t Read!

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish blog. This week’s theme is Top Ten Books I Can’t Believe I Haven’t/Want To Read From X … Continue reading

February 3, 2015 · 7 Comments

Gwen’s Summer Challenge: Paper Towns by John Green (Realistic Fiction)

I really enjoyed this book. Q’s adventures and the mysteries he had to solve were fun, exciting, nerve-raking and a wonderful contemporary contrast to the other mysteries I’ve been reading … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gwen & Kate’s Clerihews: Poking Fun at Favorite Authors Through Poetry

A clerihew is a short poem or comic, typically in two rhyming couplets (AABB rhyme scheme) with quick, uneven lines. It pokes fun at a famous person, and the first … Continue reading

August 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

Gwen’s Review of Looking for Alaska by John Green

I read this book at the recommendation of my friend Lydia (and am publishing the review today in celebration of her 17th birthday! Happy birthday Lydia!), using the same reading … Continue reading

July 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gwen’s Obsession with The Fault in Our Stars by John Green: Book and Movie Review

I read The Fault in Our Stars for the first time earlier this year at the incessant recommendation of my best friend Lydia, and haven’t regretted it for a moment since, even … Continue reading

June 14, 2014 · 3 Comments

Gwen’s To-Read for Sometime in the Future

Finally I am compiling a huge list (13 total) of all the books I ideally want to read sometime in the future (no promises for anytime soon). Most of these … Continue reading

April 15, 2014 · 1 Comment