#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · fiction · new release · young adult

New Release Book Review: Hive by A.J. Betts

Title: Hive Author: A.J. Betts Published: June 26th 2018 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Genres: Fiction, Young Adult RRP: $16.99 Pages: 272 Rating: 3.5 stars All I can tell you is what I remember, in the words that I have. Hayley tends to her bees and follows the rules in the only world she has ever known. Until she witnesses the impossible: a drip from… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Hive by A.J. Betts

2018 Reviews · contemporary fiction · mystery · new release · thriller · young adult

New Release Book Review: The Disappearance of Sloane Sullivan by Gia Cribbs

Title: The Disappearance of Sloane Sullivan Author: Gia Cribbs Published: May 21st 2018 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller, Mystery, Young Adult RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars No one wants me to tell you about the disappearance of Sloane Sullivan. Not the lawyers or the cops. Not her friends or family. Not even the boy who loved her more than… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Disappearance of Sloane Sullivan by Gia Cribbs

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · France · romance · young adult

New Release Book Review: Paris Syndrome by Lisa Walker

Title: Paris Syndrome Author: Lisa Walker Published: March 19th 2018 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 320 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Young Adult RRP: $19.99 Rating: 4 stars Can romance only be found in Paris, the city of love? Happiness (Happy) Glass has been a loner since moving to Brisbane and yet still dreams about living in Paris with her best friend Rosie… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Paris Syndrome by Lisa Walker

2018 Reviews · contemporary fiction · romance · young adult

Book Review: Say You’ll Remember Me by Katie McGarry

Title: Say You’ll Remember Me Author: Katie McGarry Published: January 22nd 2018 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 496 Genres:  Fiction, Young Adult, Romance RRP: $19.99 Rating: 3 stars They stood together against the world When Drix was convicted of a crime — one he didn’t commit — he thought his life was over. But opportunity came with the new Second Chance Program, the… Continue reading Book Review: Say You’ll Remember Me by Katie McGarry

2017 Reviews · action · Adventure · children · fantasy · fiction · Guest Review · young adult

Guest Book Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo

Title: Wonder Woman: Warbringer Author:  Leigh Bardugo Published: August 28th 2017 Publisher: Puffin/Penguin Books Australia Pages: 320 Genres: Fiction, Children, Young Adult, Action, Adventure RRP: $18.99 Rating: 5 The highly anticipated coming-of-age story for the world’s greatest super hero: WONDER WOMAN by the # 1 New York Times bestselling author LEIGH BARDUGO. She will become a legend but first she is Diana, Princess… Continue reading Guest Book Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · young adult

New Release Book Review: The Last Days of Us by Beck Nicholas

Title: The Last Days of Us Author:  Beck Nicholas Published: December 18th 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 288 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Young Adult RRP: $19.99 Rating: 4 stars Five teens, one derelict Kombi and an unforgettable road trip… Six months ago, Zoey’s life went off the rails. After the tragic loss of her brother, she partied her way to oblivion, estranged her… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Last Days of Us by Beck Nicholas

2017 Reviews · Australian · fiction · Throwback Thursday · young adult

Throwback Thursday Book Review: Looking for Alibrandi by Melina Marchetta

Welcome to a new weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Today’s Throwback Thursday book review is my… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Looking for Alibrandi by Melina Marchetta

2017 Reviews · contemporary fiction · thriller · young adult

New Release Book Review: The Treatment by C.L. Taylor

Title: The Treatment Author: C.L. Taylor Published: October 19th 2017 Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers Australia Pages: 384 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Young Adult, Thriller RRP: $19.99 Rating: 3.5 stars “You have to help me. We’re not being reformed. We’re being brainwashed.” All sixteen year old Drew Finch wants is to be left alone. She’s not interested in spending time with her mum and stepdad and… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Treatment by C.L. Taylor

2017 Reviews · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction · young adult

Beauty & Lace Book Review: If There’s No Tomorrow by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Title: If There’s No Tomorrow Author:  Jennifer L. Armentrout Published: September 5th 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Young Adult RRP: $19.99 Rating: 3 stars Lena Wise is always looking forward to tomorrow, especially at the start of her senior year. She’s ready to pack in as much friend time as possible, to finish college applications and to maybe… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: If There’s No Tomorrow by Jennifer L. Armentrout

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · novella · short fiction · young adult

Book Review: Jenna’s Truth by Nadia L. King

Title: Jenna’s Truth Author:  Nadia L. King Published: October 10th 2016 Publisher: Aulexic Pages: 54 Genres:  Short Fiction, Contemporary, Young Adult RRP: $14.99 Rating: 4 stars Jenna’s just a teenager who wants to fit in. The popularity that she wanted though, quickly turns into infamy when two “well-meaning” friends spark a controversy that alters her life forever. What happens when the very… Continue reading Book Review: Jenna’s Truth by Nadia L. King