books

Book Review: Yearbook by Seth Rogen

Yearbookby Seth Rogen Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Hachette AustraliaPublication Date: 12th May 2021Australian RRP: $32.99 “A collection of funny personal essays from one of the writers of Superbad and Pineapple Express and one of the producers of The Disaster Artist, Neighbors, and The Boys.” I’ve always loved Seth Rogen’s movies from the many years I spent watching Superbad over and over, to…… Continue reading Book Review: Yearbook by Seth Rogen

books

Comic Review: Heartstopper Volume 4 by Alice Oseman

Heartstopper, Volume Fourby Alice OsemanRating: ★★★★★ Published by Hachette AustraliaPublication Date: 11th of May, 2021Australian RRP: $22.99 “Charlie didn’t think Nick could ever like him back, but now they’re officially boyfriends. Charlie’s beginning to feel ready to say those three little words: I love you. Nick’s been feeling the same, but he’s got a lot on…… Continue reading Comic Review: Heartstopper Volume 4 by Alice Oseman

books

Book Review: All The Young Men by Ruth Coker Burks

All The Young Menby Ruth Coker BurksRating: ★★★★★ Published by Hachette AustraliaPublication Date: 24th of November, 2020Australian RRP: $32.99 “In 1986, 26-year-old Ruth Coker Burks visits a friend in hospital when she notices that the door to one of the patient’s rooms is painted red. The nurses are reluctant to enter, drawing straws to decide…… Continue reading Book Review: All The Young Men by Ruth Coker Burks

ARC Review · books

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

books

Book Review: Only Mostly Devastated by Sophie Gonzales

Only Mostly Devastated by Sophie Gonzales Rating: ★★★1/2 Published by Hachette Australia Publication Date: 10th of March, 2020 Australian RRP: $17.99 “Will Tavares is the dream summer fling―he’s fun, affectionate, kind―but just when Ollie thinks he’s found his Happily Ever After, summer vacation ends and Will stops texting Ollie back. Now Ollie is one prince…… Continue reading Book Review: Only Mostly Devastated by Sophie Gonzales

books

Book Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

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

books

Book Review: Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor

Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor Rating: ★★★1/2 Published by Hachette Australia Publication Date: 4th of October, 2018 Australian RRP: $19.99 “In the wake of tragedy, neither Lazlo nor Sarai are who they were before. One a god, the other a ghost, they struggle to grasp the new boundaries of themselves as dark-minded Minya holds them…… Continue reading Book Review: Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor

books

Book Review: Heartstopper, Volume One by Alice Oseman

Heartstopper, Volume One by Alice Oseman Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Hachette Australia Publication Date: 12th of February, 2019 Australian RRP: $19.99 Charlie Spring is in Year 10 at Truham Grammar School for Boys. The past year hasn’t been too great, but at least he’s not being bullied anymore, and he’s sort of got a boyfriend,…… Continue reading Book Review: Heartstopper, Volume One by Alice Oseman

books

Book Review: Grace & Fury by Tracy Banghart

Grace & Fury by Tracy Banghart Rating:★★★★ Published by Hachette Australia Publication Date: 31st of July, 2018 Australian RRP: $16.99 In a world where women have no rights, sisters Serina and Nomi face two very different fates: one in the palace, the other on an island prison where women must fight to survive. Serina has…… Continue reading Book Review: Grace & Fury by Tracy Banghart

books

Book Review: Queer Eye: Love Yourself, Love Your Life by Antoni Porowski, Tan France, Jonathan Van Ness, Bobby Berk & Karamo Brown

Queer Eye: Love Yourself, Love Your Life by Antoni Porowski, Tan France, Jonathan Van Ness, Bobby Berk & Karamo Brown Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Hachette Australia Publication Date: 20th of November, 2018 Australian RRP: $39.99 “From the Fab Five—the beloved hosts of Netflix’s viral hit Queer Eye—comes a book that is at once a behind-the-scenes…… Continue reading Book Review: Queer Eye: Love Yourself, Love Your Life by Antoni Porowski, Tan France, Jonathan Van Ness, Bobby Berk & Karamo Brown