Book Review: “Anything But Okay” by Sarah Darer Littman

This review first appeared on MuggleNet's Book Trolley. My Rating: ★★★★☆ Genre(s): Young Adult Format: ARC provided by Scholastic Anything But Okay by Sarah Darer Littman is about a girl named Stella, and the struggles her family faces when her older brother, Rob, returns from his second tour in Afghanistan as almost a complete stranger. No one … Continue reading Book Review: “Anything But Okay” by Sarah Darer Littman

Book Review: The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson

My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Genre(s): Young Adult Plot: After running from his personal demons for a long time, Hayley Kincain's ex-military father decides to finally settle down in the town where he grew up. As Hayley struggles to cope with the symptoms of her father's PTSD, she also tries to overcome her own painful memories so she can lead … Continue reading Book Review: The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson