Author: Rachel Carter

Book Review: This Strange and Familiar Place by Rachel Carter

Book Review: This Strange and Familiar Place by Rachel Carter
Posted February 28, 2015 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

Oh my goodness gracious. I am not totally sure what to say. “This Strange and Familiar Place” by Rachel Carter is a fantastic sequel. I was on the edge of my seat the entire time. This series is so great. Carter’s second installment in the “So Close to You” trilogy is way more gripping then the first novel. I had the hardest time trying to put the story down. Lydia is not in an altered timeline of 2012. Lydia has to try to live in a life that she does not know since the life she does know is now […]


Teaser Tuesday: This Strange and Familiar Place by Rachel Carter

Teaser Tuesday: This Strange and Familiar Place by Rachel Carter
Posted January 13, 2015 by love2dazzle in Features, Teaser Tuesday / 0 Comments

My Teaser: I think back to our conversation that night in 1944: the open door of his jeep, my knees almost touching his stomach as he leaned toward me. “Yeah,” I say, a little breathlessly. he said he was living in an abandoned subway station uptown with some other orphans. About love2dazzle Ali Kiki is a reader, writer, reviewer, blogger, and photographer in Portland, OR. An avid reader since childhood, you can usually find her devouring a book or stalking the bookstagram hashtag in her lovely apartment surrounded by books. Ali has been blogging since 2006 and she created Dazzled […]


Book Review: So Close To You by Rachel Carter

Book Review: So Close To You by Rachel Carter
Posted August 25, 2012 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

I don’t even know where to start right now. All I can say is that I am completely blown away. It isn’t very often that a book catches me by surprise. I am a writer myself and so I usually try to figure out the plot and where the author is going with the story, why I am reading it. I was so engrossed in Rachel Carter’s book and so completely captivated that I just wanted to know what happens next…the story wasn’t as predictable as I thought it was going to be. Of course, with this being a trilogy…there […]