Review: Love on the Lifts by Rachel Hawthorne

 

Book cover for Love on the Lifts by Rachel Hawthorne

Title: Love on the Lifts
Author: Rachel Hawthorne
Publisher: HarperTeen
Publication Date: December 13, 2005
Stars: 4/5

Summary (from Goodreads): 

Winter Break super-secret perfect cocoa recipe:

8 oz steamed whole milk
(no skim! doesn’t work!)

2 tbsp. dark cocoa powder (big scoops)

1 tbsp. sugar (can’t be too sweet)

4 dried, crushed mint leaves
(or 1 tbsp. mint syrup)

Stir thoroughly. Add mint swizzle stick. Combine with cute ski instructor, or brother’s cute best friend, or cute guy you never noticed was so cute…Enjoy. Continue reading

Review: Snowed In by Rachel Hawthorne

 

Book cover for Snowed In by Rachel Hawthorne

Title: Snowed In
Author: Rachel Hawthorne
Publisher: HarperTeen
Publication Date: November 27, 2008
Stars: 4/5

Summary (from Goodreads): 

Well, apparently I live here now, my mom just bought the place. And named it after me, Ashleigh, which was nice. But did she know how cold it is here??

Um, it’s a tiny island with not much to do, unless you really like sleigh rides. But I gotta say there are quite a few hot guys on this cold island . . . Continue reading