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
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!
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
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
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
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