Title: The Island Author: M A Bennett Published: July 2018 Genre: Young Adult, Fiction, Thriller, Contemporary Rating: 3/5 stars 'People that are bullied aren't necessarily nice people, just because they're victims.' When you finish this book, you will realise how much of a ridiculous plot this is, a little (a lot) unbelievable. However, I still found… Continue reading The Island Book Review
Title: Take It Back Author: Kia Abdullah Published: 8th August 2019 Publisher: Harlequin, Harper Collins UK Rating: 5/5
Seventeen-year-old Michael has a secret: he likes to cross-dress. For years, this Black star of the wrestling team has kept this to himself. When his twin sister Shah walks in on him trying on her clothes, he finally confides to her that he wants to wear dresses in public. Understandably, Michael is terrified how his suburban… Continue reading Michael’s Black Dress – Book Review
This is a world divided by blood - red or silver. The Reds are commoners, ruled by a Silver elite in possession of god-like superpowers. And to Mare Barrow, a seventeen-year-old Red girl from the poverty-stricken Stilts, it seems like nothing will ever change. That is until she finds herself working in the Silver Palace.
It always amazes me when reading fantasy books how someone can create a whole new world, complete with new creatures, new lore and including things we will find familiar. This book doesn’t disappoint.
Curse of Thorns is a Beauty and a Beast retelling. I’m honestly not a big Beauty and the Beast fan, there are other fairy tales and Disney films that I prefer, yet the synopsis of this book interested me.
All Eyes on Us is the second book from author Kit Frick, I had read her first one. I went into this one just from the synopsis and loved it. I’m a sucker for thrillers and young adult books, so combine the two and I’m sold.
Title: I'd Tell You I Love You But Then I'd Have To Kill You Author: Ally Carter Published: May 2006 Genre: Young Adult; Romance This book is written in the style of a report. It’s a book with teen angst, love and spies. What more could you want? This was a fun book, and relatable… Continue reading I’d Tell You I Love You But Then I’d Have To Kill You – Book Review
Title: One by One Author: Chris Carter Published: August 2013, Simon and Schuster UK Genre: Thriller This is my 7th Chris Carter book, though it’s the 5th one in the Robert Hunter series. I did actually start reading these books out of order, so I’m working my way through them in order! My oh my,… Continue reading One by One – Book Review
Title: Destiny in Time Author: Paige Smaller Published: October 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Historical, Romance First of all thank you to @readandreviewtours (on Instagram) and Paige Smaller for allowing me a free copy in an exchange for an honest review. This book is a short story. Our main character is Roxanne who is thrown back… Continue reading Destiny in Time Book Review