Double Book Review: Arrows, by Melissa Gorzelanczyk, & The Romantics, by Leah Konen

screen-shot-2016-10-27-at-9-48-52-amReviewing these two books would probably be more appropriate around Valentine’s Day than a few days before Halloween (although if you are looking for something spooky this weekend maybe check out The Graces by Laure Eve). Still, after reading both Arrows and The Romantics this month, I knew I’d review them together. From the covers (blue featuring hearts and Cupid’s arrow) to the unique narraters (you’ll see), there is a lot, a lot these books have in common. Both books also take on the theme of love in pretty intense ways. They go beyond romance stories to examine questions of what love is. These similarities only make the differences feel more stark. So let’s dive into these two love-filled, YA romances.  Continue reading “Double Book Review: Arrows, by Melissa Gorzelanczyk, & The Romantics, by Leah Konen”