Loathe at First Sightby Suzanne ParkRating: ★★ 1/2 Published by HarpercollinsPublication Date: 18th of August, 2020Australian RRP: $22.99 Melody Joo is thrilled to land her dream job as a video game producer, but her new position comes with challenges: an insufferable CEO; sexist male coworkers; and an infuriating—yet distractingly handsome—intern, Nolan MacKenzie, aka “the guy…… Continue reading Book Review: Loathe at First Sight by Suzanne Park
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!
Sex and Vanity by Kevin Kwan Rating: ★★★★ Published by Penguin Books Australia Publication Date: 2nd of July, 2020 Australian RRP: $32.99 “On her very first morning on the jewel-like island of Capri, Lucie Churchill sets eyes on George Zao and she instantly can’t stand him. Daughter of an American-born-Chinese mother and blue-blooded New York…… Continue reading Book Review: Sex and Vanity by Kevin Kwan
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!
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
American Royalsby Katharine McGeeRating: ★★★★Published by Penguin Books AustraliaPublication Date: 3rd of September, 2019Australian RRP: $16.99”HRH Princess Samantha has always been a royal rebel. She’s the spare not the heir, so no one minds too much who she dates or how hard she parties. It helps that her sister, Princess Beatrice, is literally perfect. She’s demure, sweet…… Continue reading Book Review: American Royals by Katharine McGee
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi Rating: ★★★★★ “At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade’s worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next he was a patient…… Continue reading Book Review: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
Loveboat, Taipei by Abigail Hing Wen Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Simon & Schuster Publication Date: 6th of January, 2020 Australian RRP: $17.99 “When eighteen-year-old Ever Wong’s parents send her from Ohio to Taiwan to study Mandarin for the summer, she finds herself thrust among the very over-achieving kids her parents have always wanted her to…… Continue reading Book Review: Loveboat, Taipei by Abigail Hing Wen
This Vicious Cure (This Mortal Coil #3) by Emily Suvada Rating: ★★★★ Published by Penguin Books Australia Publication Date: 4th of February, 2020 Australian RRP: $16.99 “Cat’s hacking skills weren’t enough to keep her from losing everything – her identity, her past, and now her freedom. Meanwhile, the person who’s stolen everything from her is…… Continue reading Book Review: This Vicious Cure by Emily Suvada