I felt like I was one in a small minority who had never read Twilight. It was all the rage when I was in school. The Harry Potter books had ended and Twilight swept the teen universe. I never felt like I was missing out, though recently I had been contemplating reading it for the… Continue reading Twilight by Stephanie Meyer – Book Review
When seventeen-year-old Hailey’s multi-racial, single parent family migrate to the tiny rural town of Corpus, Georgia (population 700), she would rather have moved anywhere but there. That is, until she spots him. Mysterious definitely, perhaps even supernatural. Where Hailey is awe-struck by the young man of her dreams, her little brother, Mason, sees a soulless creature of… Continue reading Book Review – The Grateful Boys by Francoise DuMaurier
First of all thank you to The Fantastic Flying Book Club, Mmorgan Shamy and The Parliament House for a copy of this book to take part in the blog tour. This in no way influences my opinion or views of the book. A combination of mystery, ballet, climbing, this book had me interested from the… Continue reading Book Review – The Redpoint Crux by Morgan Shamy
Title: S.T.A.G.S. Author: M. A. Bennett (Twitter/Instagram) Published: 2017 Genre: Young Adult Thriller Rating: 4/5 Stars “I think I might be a murderer” I received this book and the sequel DOGS for the DOGS bookstagram tour from Darkroom Tours, M A Bennett and Hot Key Books. All opinions are my own and have not been influenced… Continue reading S.T.A.G.S. – book review
Hello everyone, okay so I've been a little MIA again. I'm really bad at keeping up with this regular posting malarkey! Anyway, update on reading - I am now part of on an online Instagram book club 'Mad Hatters Book Club'. We are on our second month of reading together. We have a discussion post… Continue reading Book Discussion – Beauty Sleep by Kathryn Evans
Title: Evermore Author: Alyson Noel Published: February 2009 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance, Rating: 2/5 Ever is a 17-year-old high school student left with the ability to hear peoples’ thoughts and see the dead after a tragic car accident. More of an outcast at her school, she cannot help but start to fall for the… Continue reading Evermore, Alyson Noel – Book Review
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
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.
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.