Don’t Pinch Me . . . I Think I’m Dreaming

Soo . . . Blog?

Yes. Blog.

Why not?

Okay, so I stumbled across this little beauty today, and OMGsh I’m in love.


Synopsis via Goodreads:

“I met him at a carnival, of all corny places. The summer I turned eighteen, in that chaos of neon lights and cheap thrills, I met a man so sweet, so beautiful, he seemed to come from another world. We had one night: intense, scary, real. Then I ran, like I always do. Because I didn’t want to be abandoned again.

But I couldn’t run far enough.

I knew him as Evan that night. When I walked into his classroom, he became Mr. Wilke.

My teacher.

I don’t know if what we’re doing is wrong. The rules say one thing; my heart says screw the rules. I can’t let him lose his job. And I can’t lose him.

In the movies, this would have a happy ending. I grow up. I love, I lose, I learn. And I move on. But this is life, and there’s no script. You make it up as you go along.

And you don’t pray for a happy ending. You pray for it to never end.”

I want it. I want it very badly.

I have been waiting for a book like this, for SO LONG. Like, like you don’t even understand.

The writing, I have been informed, is gorgeous. And, honestly, if I can find another author that can write like Melina Marchetta, I will be a very happy girl indeed.

But you know when you read a book that had a plot you loved, characters that you liked, but the writing was ehhhhh?

BUT. BUT. I am hoping that this will be the exception to the circulating dilemma that is plaguing authors now-in-days. I have read good reviews about it, and I am hoping for the best.

If you know what this torment is like, and you’ve read a book that had writing that made you want to sing with joy, please tell me. Like, seriously. I need it in my life.


So . . . like blog? Want more?


I need to know whether to make them longer, shorter . . . ? Trash it? Do you want more book ranting orrrr what? Tell me in the comments below please.

Hakuna Matata.


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