Flashbook Friday

Flashbook Friday: Princess in the Spotlight

Pre-Reread Thoughts After seeing the movie The Princess Diaries when I was 15, I was so excited when I saw the books in stores that I grabbed them up. Mia was my age, awkward about the same things as me, struggled to seem attractive, and is a secret princess. AND the nerdy, nice, musician, played by the gorgeous Robert Schwartzman, had a… Continue reading Flashbook Friday: Princess in the Spotlight

Book Review

Book Review: Written in the Stars

Overview Aisha Saeed‘s novel Written in the Stars tells the story of Naila, a Pakistani-American high school senior in the last few weeks before graduating. Her immigrant parents are very strict and conservative, banning Naila from spending any time with boys. Unbeknownst to them, Naila has been seeing Saif for the past year. Naila treasures every moment… Continue reading Book Review: Written in the Stars