High-school seniors Dominique and Wes are two inexperienced teens who explore first love, and sex, together. Written in Dom’s authentic voice, this debut. About. Before this all happened, the closest I’d ever come to getting physical with a guy was playing the board game Operation. Okay, so maybe that sounds. “Like [Judy Blume’s] Forever, this sensitive, candid novel is sure to find a wide audience among curious teens.”–Booklist Before this all happened, the closest I’ d.

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The Truth About Forever. I hadn’t really heard much about this book before I read it, so I definitely didn’t have any preconceived notions about what it would be like.

I’m a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program, which means that I get commissions from any products you buy through the Amazon links I post in each of my reviews. These were discussed frankly in the narrative, which I think was a good thing to do, as it is not often that it raised in these contemporary love or in this case, non-love stories in the YA genre.

There are no horror stories, but she doesn’t make it out to be super simple either. Anatomy of a Single Girl is the continuation of Dominique’s eventful firsts, as we take a trip home with her for the summer after her freshman year of college.

How did you manage to get into seriously emotional situations? I also liked the paralleling relationship her friend Amy is experiencing at the same time and how each of these girls grow and learn from both and from each other.

One minute she’d be really hot with Wes and the next, snap! While Amy was always ready to throw caution to the wind and jump into everything headfirst, Dom was much more calculated in her actions and I loved what they brought out of one another.


Anatomy of a Boyfriend (Anatomy, #1) by Daria Snadowsky

Check out my full review of both this book and its companion, Anatomy of a Boyfriend, here: Maybe it was his soulful blue eyes, or maybe my hormones just started raging. Oct 22, Raye of the Dead rated it it was ok Shelves: They go through the fights and make ups. I know that Dom wants to be a doctor, but it almost felt like the author was trying to give the readers a sexual health lesson.

It’s sort of like a Judy Blume book actually Judy Blume is one of the people to whom this book is dedicated only more graphic, I think. And I liked how Dom had always been together until Wesley turned her world upside down–even to the extent of her wanting to go to the same college as him to be close. Scarlet by Marissa Meyer. Although I did question a little WHY Dom and Wes got involved with each other as there’s not an obvious attraction, it’s also understandable – some girls make it through their teenage years without becoming more than a little bit obsessed with a guy, and some don’t.

Dominique finds herself one of he only people in her high school that hasnt had a boyfriend yet. Thanks Goodreads giveaway for my copy!

In The Anatomy of a Boyfriend Wes and Dom are just friends for more than two months and a hundred pages.

Nov 07, Amanda Leighton rated it really liked it. The highs, the lows and everything in between.

He helps her see herself outside of the box she’s put her experiences in and while she’s having fun and exploring, I really loved her revelation at the end. Yeah, that was bad.


Review: Anatomy of a Boyfriend by Daria Snadowsky

I am all for girl power: The friendship felt real. May 18, Marianne Boricuan Bookworms rated it it was ok. But here’s the thing; they’re hoyfriend crude or crass or gross. She expirienced her first love and all the problems that came with it.

Dom is one of the ones that doesn’t. I can’t stop thinking about this book.

It’s a coming-of-age o for that transitioning stage of your life when you’re not quite an adult but not really a teenage anymore either. The Six Rules of Maybe. Why did it take so long you might ask?

My I was blown away in a good way by the honesty in this book. Original review posted at GReads! In other words, I feel like Dom and I was really able to relate to her character.

A copy of this novel was provided by the author in exchange for an honest review. The faria starts out promising I believe the theme in this novel is experiencing the bad makes you appreciate the good. The conflict in the book is both man vs. It’s a book that shows you can boyfiend mistaken when it comes to want, when you’re not getting enough.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. Delacorte Press- Juvenile Fiction – pages. It was good to see a YA entering college too!