Author: Leila Sales

Tonight the Streets Are Ours | Was Utterly Disappointing

Posted September 21, 2015 by Christy / 13 Comments
Tonight the Streets Are Ours | Was Utterly Disappointing

Tonight the Streets Are Ours is not at all what I was expecting. What Was I Expecting? As a huge fan of This Song Will Save Your Life, I was so excited to get my hands on this book.  I just knew that I would fall in love with it like I did TSWSYL.  That didn’t happen. I did like the overall message of this book and that is the only reason for my 2 star rating. I was expecting to fall in love with the characters, or at least the main character.  That didn’t happen.  Our MC, Arden, most of the time at times, got on my nerves. In the summary she is described as being ‘recklessly loyal’ but […]

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Early Book Review | This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales

Posted August 18, 2013 by Christy / 5 Comments

Format: e-ARC Source: Netgalley Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Publication Date: September 17, 2013 Pages: 288 ( Goodreads / Amazon)  Making friends has never been Elise Dembowski’s strong suit. All throughout her life, she’s been the butt of every joke and the outsider in every conversation. When a final attempt at popularity fails, Elise nearly gives up. Then she stumbles upon a warehouse party where she meets Vicky, a girl in a band who accepts her; Char, a cute, yet mysterious disc jockey; Pippa, a carefree spirit from England; and most importantly, a love for DJing. Told in a refreshingly genuine and laugh-out-loud funny voice, THIS SONG WILL SAVE YOUR LIFE is an exuberant novel about identity, friendship, and […]

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