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Book Review: True Story by Kate Reed Petty

True Storyby Kate Reed PettyRating: ★★★★ Published by Hachette AustraliaPublication Date: 11th of August, 2020Australian RRP: $32.99 “After a college party, two boys drive a girl home: drunk and passed out in the back seat. Rumours spread about what they did to her, but later they’ll tell the police a different version of events. Alice…… Continue reading Book Review: True Story by Kate Reed Petty

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ARC Review: Infinity Son by Adam Silvera

Infinity Son by Adam Silvera Rating: ★★★ 1/2 Published by Simon & Schuster Australia Publication Date: 14th of January, 2020 Australian RRP: $19.99 “Growing up in New York, brothers Emil and Brighton always idolized the Spell Walkers—a vigilante group sworn to rid the world of specters. Brighton wishes he had a power so he could…… Continue reading ARC Review: Infinity Son by Adam Silvera

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ARC Review: While You Were Reading by Ali Berg & Michelle Kalus

While You Were Reading by Ali Berg & Michelle Kalus Rating: ★★★★ Published by Simon & Schuster Australia Publication Date: 1st of July, 2019 Australian RRP: $24.99 Meet Beatrix Babbage – 29-year-old dog-earer of books and accidental destroyer of weddings. After ruining her best friend’s nuptials, Bea relocates to the other side of the country in…… Continue reading ARC Review: While You Were Reading by Ali Berg & Michelle Kalus

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Arc Review: The Secret Runners of New York by Matthew Reilly

The Secret Runners of New York by Matthew Reilly Rating: ★★★★ Published by Pan Macmillan Australia Publication Date: 26th of March, 2019 Australian RRP: $16.99 When Skye Rogers and her twin brother Red move to Manhattan, rumours of a coming global apocalypse are building. This doesn’t stop the young elite of New York from partying without…… Continue reading Arc Review: The Secret Runners of New York by Matthew Reilly

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ARC Review: A Map of Days by Ransom Riggs

A Map of Days by Ransom Riggs Rating: ★★★ 1/2 Published by Penguin Books Australia Publication Date: 3rd of October, 2018 Australian RRP: $24.99 Having defeated the monstrous threat that nearly destroyed the peculiar world, Jacob Portman is back where his story began, in Florida. Except now Miss Peregrine, Emma, and their peculiar friends are with…… Continue reading ARC Review: A Map of Days by Ransom Riggs

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ARC Review: The Book Ninja by Ali Berg & Michelle Kalus

The Book Ninja by Ali Berg & Michelle Kalus Rating: ★★★★ Frankie Rose is desperate for love. Or a relationship. Or just a date with a semi-normal person will do. It’s not that she hasn’t tried. She’s the queen of online dating. But enough is enough. Inspired by her job at The Little Brunswick Street Bookshop,…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Book Ninja by Ali Berg & Michelle Kalus

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ARC Review: Legendary by Stephanie Garber

Legendary by Stephanie Garber Rating: ★★★★★ A heart to protect. A debt to repay. A game to win. After being swept up in the magical world of Caraval, Donatella Dragna has finally escaped her father and saved her sister Scarlett from a disastrous arranged marriage. The girls should be celebrating, but Tella isn’t yet free. She made…… Continue reading ARC Review: Legendary by Stephanie Garber

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Arc Review: Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody

Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody Rating: ★★1/2 Enne Salta was raised as a proper young lady, and no lady would willingly visit New Reynes, the so-called City of Sin. But when her mother goes missing, Enne must leave her finishing school—and her reputation—behind to follow her mother’s trail to the city where no one…… Continue reading Arc Review: Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody

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Book Review: As She Fades by Abbi Glines

As She Fades by Abbi Glines Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Pan Macmillan Publication Date: 10/04/2018 Australian RRP: $16.99 On the night of her high school graduation, Vale McKinley and her boyfriend Crawford are in a terrible car accident that leaves Crawford in a coma. They were supposed to spend the summer planning for college, for a…… Continue reading Book Review: As She Fades by Abbi Glines

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Book Review: Small Spaces by Sarah Epstein & Q+A!

Small Spaces by Sarah Epstein Rating: ★★★★ Tash Carmody has been traumatised since childhood, when she witnessed her gruesome imaginary friend Sparrow lure young Mallory Fisher away from a carnival. At the time nobody believed Tash, and she has since come to accept that Sparrow wasn’t real. Now fifteen and mute, Mallory’s never spoken about the…… Continue reading Book Review: Small Spaces by Sarah Epstein & Q+A!