YA books, Ear-reading, and Dyslexia

A lonely college freshman, the perfect book boyfriend, and a magical night when they read S.E. Hinton’s The Outsiders; every YA aficionado who has read Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell will get heart-flutters remembering that chapter. Cath pulls an all-nighter reading to Levi, who has a reading disability. The International Dylexia Association says that “as many as 15-20% …

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“Compulsion” by Martina Boone

I stayed up all night to read Compulsion by Martina Boone. The result? A very scary nightmare where I was trapped in a Southern Gothic mansion! Yeah, this book left an impression. Compulsion tells the story of a teenage orphan named Barrie who ships off to an island in South Carolina unprepared to discover her family is majorly important …

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