Ready Player Twoby Ernest ClineRating: ★★★ Published by Penguin Books AustraliaPublication Date: 24th of November, 2020Australian RRP: $32.99 “Days after Oasis founder James Halliday’s contest, Wade Watts makes a discovery that changes everything. Hidden within Halliday’s vault, waiting for his heir to find, lies a technological advancement that will once again change the world and…… Continue reading *Spoiler-Free Review* Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline
Hello everyone, it’s August! I know by the end of June it’s the middle of the year but for me I don’t really begin to feel like the year is coming to an end until August because before you know it we’re at Christmas! The only good thing about going further into the year at…… Continue reading Books I’m Looking Forward to Reading in August!
Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Walker Books Australia Publication Date: 6th of August, 2020 Australian RRP: $18.99 “Caden Bosch is on a ship that’s headed for the deepest point on Earth: Challenger Deep, the southern part of the Marianas Trench. Caden Bosch is a brilliant high school student whose friends are starting…… Continue reading Book Review: Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman
House of Dragons by Jessica Cluess Rating: ★★★ Published by Penguin Books Australia Publication Date: 16th of June, 2020 Australian RRP: $19.99 “When the Emperor dies, the five royal houses of Etrusia attend the Call, where one of their own will be selected to compete for the throne. It is always the oldest child, the…… Continue reading Book Review: House of Dragons by Jessica Cluess
Blood Countess by Lana Popović Rating: ★★★1/2 Published by Amulet Books Publication Date: 26th of March, 2020 Australian RRP: $23.25 “In 16th century Hungary, Anna Darvulia has just begun working as a scullery maid for the young and glamorous Countess Elizabeth Báthory. When Elizabeth takes a liking to Anna, she’s vaulted to the dream role…… Continue reading Book Review: Blood Countess by Lana Popović
Sticks & Stonesby Katherine FirkinRating: ★★★★★Published by Penguin Books AustraliaPublication Date: 2nd of June, 2020Australian RRP: $32.99“It’s winter in Melbourne and Detective Emmett Corban is starting to regret his promotion to head of the Missing Persons Unit, as the routine reports pile up on his desk. So when Natale Gibson goes missing, he’s convinced this…… Continue reading Blog Tour: Sticks and Stones by Katherine Firkin
Hello everyone, how many books did you read in April? Darkly humorous, like something from a dystopian novel, as the world dissolves in chaos and we’re confined to our homes I still find I don’t have enough time to read! I tried my best but with the release of Animal Crossing New Horizons in march…… Continue reading Books I’m Looking Forward to Reading in May!
My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell Rating: ★★★★★ Published by HarperCollins Australia Publication Date: 9th of March, 2020 Australian RRP: $29.99 “Vanessa Wye was fifteen years old when she first had sex with her English teacher. She is now thirty-two and the teacher, Jacob Strane, has just been accused of sexual abuse by another…… Continue reading Book Review: My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell
The Origin of Meby Bernard GallateRating: ★★★★Published by Penguin Books AustraliaPublication Date: 17th of March, 2020Australian RRP: $32.99″Lincoln Locke’s fifteen-year-old life is turned upside down when he’s thrust into bachelor-pad living with his father, after his parents’ marriage breaks up, and into an exclusive new school. Crestfield Academy offers Lincoln a new set of peers…… Continue reading Book Review: The Origin of Me by Bernard Gallate
Girls of Paper and Fireby Natasha NganRating: ★★★★Published by Hachette Books AustraliaPublication Date: 9th of July, 2019Australian RRP: $16.99″Lei is a member of the Paper caste, the lowest and most oppressed class in Ikhara. She lives in a remote village with her father, where the decade-old trauma of watching her mother snatched by royal guards…… Continue reading Book Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan