Yellow by Megan Jacobson Rating: ★★★★ If fourteen-year-old Kirra is having a mid-life crisis now, then it doesn’t bode well for her life expectancy. Her so-called friends bully her, whatever semblance of a mother she had has been drowned at the bottom of a gin bottle ever since her dad left them for another woman,… Continue reading Book Review: Yellow by Megan Jacobson
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
The Things We Can’t Undo by Gabrielle Reid Rating: ★★★★★ There’s no backspace key for life’s decisions. Samantha and Dylan are in love – everyone knows it. So it’s no big deal when they leave a party for some time out together. But when malicious rumours surface about that night, each feels betrayed by the… Continue reading Book Review: The Things We Can’t Undo by Gabrielle Reid
Scythe by Neal Shusterman Rating: ★★★★★ In a world where disease has been eliminated, the only way to die is to be randomly killed (“gleaned”) by professional reapers (“scythes”). Citra and Rowan are teenagers who have been selected to be scythe’s apprentices, and—despite wanting nothing to do with the vocation—they must learn the art of… Continue reading Arc Review: Scythe & Giveaway!
Hello Everyone, I have some brilliant news today because November 7th marks ten years since the release of City of Bones by Cassandra Clare. The Shadowhunter world has captivated 40 million readers worldwide, and rights have been sold in over 30 countries, with the books making bestseller lists all over the world. Over the past ten years, Cassandra… Continue reading Giveaway: City of Bones – Tenth Anniversary Edition! *Closed*
Artemis by Andy Weir Rating: ★★★ 1/2 Jazz Bashara is a criminal… Well, sort of. Life on Artemis, the first and only city on the moon, is tough if you’re not a rich tourist or an eccentric billionaire. So smuggling in the occasional harmless bit of contraband barely counts, right? Not when you’ve got debts… Continue reading Book Review: Artemis
The Fire Queen by Emily King Rating: ★★1/2 Though the tyrant rajah she was forced to marry is dead, Kalinda’s troubles are far from over. A warlord has invaded the imperial city, and now she’s in exile. But she isn’t alone. Kalinda has the allegiance of Captain Deven Naik, her guard and beloved, imprisoned for… Continue reading Book Review: The Fire Queen