Nothing Can Hurt You by Nicola Maye Goldberg ★★☆☆☆ #BookReview #BookBlog #NetGalley

Primary Genre(s): Mystery, Thriller, True Crime
Published: 23 June 2020 by Bloomsbury Publishing USA  
Page count: 240 (hardcover)
My Format: eBook/ARC via NetGalley
Cover: Okay
Pacing: Erratic          
Ending: Non-existent
Do I Recommend: No
Commission Link (U.S.): Buy Nothing Can Hurt You

My rating: ★★☆☆☆

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The Truth About Leaving by Natalie Blitt ★★★★★ #BookReview

truth about leavingSynopsis from Goodreads
Lucy Green thought she had her senior year in the bag. Cute boyfriend? Check. College plan? Check. But when her boyfriend dumps her the week before school starts and she literally stumbles into Dov, the new Israeli transfer student, on her first day of school, Lucy’s carefully mapped-out future crumbles.

Determined to have a good senior year, and too busy trying to hold her family together while her mom is across the country working, Lucy ignores the attraction she feels to Dov. But soon, Lucy and Dov’s connection is undeniable. Lucy begins to realize that sometimes, you have to open yourself up to chance. Even if the wrong person at the wrong time is a boy whose bravery you admire and who helps you find your way back to yourself.

My Thoughts
This is a character-driven coming of age story that touches on the topics of grief, duty, responsibility, education, family, and love. But at its heart, this is a story about growing up. Continue reading “The Truth About Leaving by Natalie Blitt ★★★★★ #BookReview”