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Book Review: Blood Moon by Lucy Cuthew

Blood Moon by Lucy Cuthew Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Walker Books Australia Publication Date: 1st of July, 2020 Australian RRP: $18.99 “BLOOD MOON is a YA novel about the viral shaming of a teenage girl. During her seminal sexual experience with the quiet and lovely Benjamin, physics-lover and astronomy fan Frankie gets her period –…… Continue reading Book Review: Blood Moon by Lucy Cuthew

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Book Review: Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman

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

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Book Review: The Toll by Neal Shusterman

The Toll by Neal Shusterman Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Walker Books Australia Publication Date: 5th of November, 2019 Australian RRP: $16.99 Previous book reviews: Scythe & Thunderhead It’s been three years since Rowan and Citra disappeared; since Scythe Goddard came into power; since the Thunderhead closed itself off to everyone but Grayson Tolliver. In this pulse-pounding…… Continue reading Book Review: The Toll by Neal Shusterman

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Book Review: Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman

Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Walker Books Australia Publication Date: 1st of June, 2018 Australian RRP: $16.99 Rowan has gone rogue, and has taken it upon himself to put the Scythedom through a trial by fire. In the year since Winter Conclave, he has gone off-grid, and has been striking out against corrupt…… Continue reading Book Review: Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman

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Q & A with New York Times Bestseller, Neal Shusterman!

A few weeks ago I wrote a review for Scythe on my blog here about how much I loved this book that boggled my mind and enveloped me in this world so unlike anything I had read before. The detail was the best part of this book and I was constantly surprised by the events…… Continue reading Q & A with New York Times Bestseller, Neal Shusterman!

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Q & A: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe

  Walker Books Australia, The Loneliest Girl in the Universe Get excited everyone because there is now only three days left until the release of The Loneliest Girl in the Universe on the 1st of September! This is the third book by Lauren James and another one of my all time favourite Young Adult novels. This…… Continue reading Q & A: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe

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Book Review: The Traitor and the Thief

The Traitor and the Thief by Gareth Ward Rating: ★★★1/2 Discovered picking pockets at Coxford’s Corn Market, fourteen year old Sin is hunted across the city. Caught by the enigmatic Eldritch Moons, Sin is offered a way out of his life of crime: join the Covert Operations Group (COG) and train to become a spy.…… Continue reading Book Review: The Traitor and the Thief

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Book Review: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe

The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James Rating: ★★★★★ Romy Silvers is the only surviving crew-member of a spaceship travelling to a new planet, on a mission to establish a second home for humanity amongst the stars. Alone in space, she is the loneliest girl in the universe until she hears about a…… Continue reading Book Review: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe

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Book Review: A Monster Calls

  A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness Rating: ★★★★★ At seven minutes past midnight, thirteen-year-old Conor wakes to find a monster outside his bedroom window. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting– he’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the nightmare he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments. The…… Continue reading Book Review: A Monster Calls

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A Monster Calls: Signed Book Giveaway & Interview with Patrick Ness

From Story to Screenplay This is an extract of an interview with the author, Patrick Ness that appears in the back of the A Monster Calls: Special Collector’s Edition available now at all good booksellers. A Monster Calls: Special Collector’s Edition is a deluxe hardcover edition of Patrick Ness’ masterpiece featuring the entire illustrated novel…… Continue reading A Monster Calls: Signed Book Giveaway & Interview with Patrick Ness