stay ahead. What I’ve realized these past weeks is that in my life, reading is also important to me. It shouldn’t be something I can keep pushing to the side time and time again. More recently, I’ve been carving out little pieces of my week for reading, and I can’t believe the difference!
looking for summaries and finding nothing as comprehensive as I needed, I took the plunge. The great thing is that it worked out wonderfully. The author did a great job of quickly summing up the first book and continuing the story. Sometimes I feel like authors can go a little overboard with the recaps, but James Frey found a great balance where he reminded the reader of the essential events and left out everything else.
year. However, reading The Freshman Survival Guide was more enlightening than I ever could have dreamed. As I read through each chapter, it slowly became a big sibling in my life. It talked about everything from professors to parties and didn’t ever hold back about the realities of being a college student.
think the execution was where it could have been. It could be that this book is meant for a younger YA audience than what I'm used to, but this one was not for me.
Ashton is a high school girl with a passion for books. She also participates in other activities such as sports and musical groups.