Tag: overweight teen

Two Young Adult ARCs from KCP Loft Mini-Reviews

Still behind!  And I think I’ve only actually done two reviews so far this month, and my goal is two a week.  So yeah, really behind!  Since I got these two books read basically one right after the other, I am going to go ahead and post their reviews together.  Also, these are the first […]

Posted April 15, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Review: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

First, thanks to Balzer and Bray as well as Edelweiss for allowing me to read an e-galley of this.  Let me say that I just loved this.  I would pick it up to read, and hate every time that I had to put it down to do anything else.  I would think about when the […]

Posted September 17, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 15 Comments

Life in the Fat Lane by Cherie Bennett

This is a book I got as a strip cover from the bookstore where I work.  The premise sounded really interesting, and it was, to a point.  The main character is Lara.  Lara was a beauty pageant winner, she was thin, beautiful, and according to beauty pageant “rules”, she was sweet to everyone, even the […]

Posted January 29, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments