Selective Collective, Young Adult

Selective Collective: Crazy Professors

This month The Selective Collective read A Little Something Different by Sandy Hall. The creative writing teacher, the delivery guy, the local Starbucks baristas, his best friend, her roommate, and the squirrel in the park all have one thing in common—they believe that Gabe and Lea should get together. Lea and Gabe are in the same… Continue reading Selective Collective: Crazy Professors

Selective Collective, Young Adult

Selective Collective: Sarah Ockler

Our June book is #scandal by Sarah Ockler! We're big fans of Sarah Ockler here at the Selective Collective and are very excited to be featuring her newest book!   About the book: Lucy’s learned some important lessons from tabloid darling Jayla Heart’s all-too-public blunders: Avoid the spotlight, don’t feed the Internet trolls, and keep… Continue reading Selective Collective: Sarah Ockler

Selective Collective, Young Adult

Selective Collective: Page to Screen We Were Liars

This month The Selective Collective read We Were Liars by e. lockhart! A beautiful and distinguished family. A private island. A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy. A group of four friends—the Liars—whose friendship turns destructive. A revolution. An accident. A secret. Lies upon lies. True love. The truth. We Were Liars, while a YA… Continue reading Selective Collective: Page to Screen We Were Liars

Selective Collective, Young Adult

Selective Collective: The Chapel Wars – Round Table

Our April pick is The Chapel Wars by Lindsey Leavitt. This week it's my turn to host our Round Table Discussion. Sixteen-year-old Holly wants to remember her Grandpa forever, but she’d rather forget what he left her in his will: his wedding chapel on the Las Vegas strip. Whatever happened to gold watches, savings bonds,… Continue reading Selective Collective: The Chapel Wars – Round Table

Selective Collective, Young Adult

Selective Collective: Fantastical Fantasy Worlds

  This month The Selective Collective read The Winner's Cures by Marie Rutkoski As a general’s daughter in a vast empire that revels in war and enslaves those it conquers, seventeen-year-old Kestrel has two choices: she can join the military or get married. But Kestrel has other intentions.  One day, she is startled to find… Continue reading Selective Collective: Fantastical Fantasy Worlds