Author: Vivi Barnes

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Feb 11
{Review+Giveaway} Paper or Plastic by @ViviBarnes @EntangledTeen

{Review+Giveaway} Paper or Plastic by @ViviBarnes @EntangledTeen

Paper Or plastic is a story about a teenage girl that gets caught shoplifting with her friend and as a punishment, she has to work at the SmartMart, a very uncool store in town, to repay her crime. The whole shoplifting incident happened very early on in the story so some of the details were a blur. But even so, I thought that Paper or Plastic was a very cute and fun fluffy contemporary. Great for a light read. I thought Vivi Barnes did a wonderful job with her characters. Especially considering the fact that initially Alexis and her friends seemed like real brats, it was a big accomplishment to make me like Alexis as much as I did. I am so happy to report that my initial impression of her was incorrect. Of course my impression of some of her “friends” and of her mom wasn’t incorrect at all, but sometimes those “bad” characters can add to a story too. I mean, hey, at least they pull some strong… Read more »

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Oct 29
{ARC Review+Giveaway} Olivia Twisted by Vivi Barnes

{ARC Review+Giveaway} Olivia Twisted by Vivi Barnes

Welcome to my stop on the Olivia Twisted blog tour Be sure to follow the rest of the tour OLIVIA TWISTED by Vivi Barnes Expected Pub. Date: November 5, 2013 Publisher: Entangled Teen Pages: 352 Age Group: YA Source: eARC from Publisher Summary: Olivia He tilts my chin up so my eyes meet his, his thumb brushing lightly across my lips. I close my eyes. I know Z is trouble. I know that being with him is going to get me into trouble. I don’t care. At least at this moment, I don’t care. Tossed from foster home to foster home, Olivia’s seen a lot in her sixteen years. She’s hardened, sure, though mostly just wants to fly under the radar until graduation. But her natural ability with computers catches the eye of Z, a mysterious guy at her new school. Soon, Z has brought Liv into his team of hacker elite—break into a few bank accounts, and voila, he drives a motorcycle. Follow his lead, and Olivia might even… Read more »

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