The Calendar Girls is a monthly blog event that was created by Melanie at MNBernard Books, and Flavia at Flavia the Bibliophile. It was inspired by the 1961 classic song by Neil Sedaka and created to ignite fun bookish discussions among readers and bloggers.
Each month we get a new theme and choose our favorite book for the theme. The participants get to vote for their favorite.
To narrow this down, I’m sticking with YA books I’ve read in the past year. Recently I reviewed Dread Nation by Justina Ireland (review). I loved the zombie-added alternate history take by this author, and Jane, her intelligent, snarky protagonist stole my heart. Pride by Ibi Zoboi is a retelling of Pride andPrejudice, probably my favorite Jane Austen novel. The modernized version of…
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