REVIEW | Prisoner of Ice & Snow by Ruth Lauren

Name: Prisoner of Ice and Snow Author: Ruth Lauren Genres: Middle Grade, Fantasy Publisher: Bloomsbury Childrens Format: eARC Source: Netgalley Publication Date: 7th September 2017 Rating: ★★★★☆ GOODREADS | PRE-ORDER/BUY Valor is under arrest for the attempted murder of the crown prince. Her parents are outcasts from the royal court, her sister is banished for theft of a national treasure, … Continue reading REVIEW | Prisoner of Ice & Snow by Ruth Lauren

REVIEW: The Arsonist by Stephanie Oakes

Name: The Arsonist Author: Stephanie Oakes Genres: Young Adult, Thriller Publisher: Dial Books Format: Paperback ARC Source: YALC Rating: ★★★★★ GOODREADS | BUY Molly Mavity is not a normal teenage girl. For one thing, her father is a convicted murderer, and his execution date is fast approaching. For another, Molly refuses to believe that her mother is dead, and she … Continue reading REVIEW: The Arsonist by Stephanie Oakes

REVIEW: The Treatment by C. L. Taylor

Name: The Treatment Author: C. L. Taylor Genres: Young Adult, Thriller Publisher: HQ Publication Date: 19th October 2017 Rating: ★★★☆☆ GOODREADS | PRE-ORDER/BUY Cecelia Ahern’s Flawed meets Never Let Me Go in the pulse-pounding YA thriller from the Top Ten Sunday Times bestselling author of The Escape. “You have to help me. We’re not being reformed. We’re being brainwashed.” All sixteen … Continue reading REVIEW: The Treatment by C. L. Taylor

HOLIDAY WRAP UP: A Week in Madiera

The perfect holiday read varies for everyone and in the past I have enjoyed intense thrillers, easy-reading romance, high fantasy series and young adult contemporary from the bliss of a sunbed by the sea. As you can see by the novels I ploughed through on my week-long trip to the island of Madeira, the style … Continue reading HOLIDAY WRAP UP: A Week in Madiera

REVIEW: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James

Name: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe Authors: Lauren James Genres: Young Adult, Sci-Fi Publisher: Walker Copy: UK Paperback, 290 pages Publication Date: 1st September 2017 Rating: ★★★☆☆ GOODREADS | PRE-ORDER Can you fall in love with someone you’ve never met, never even spoken to – someone who is light years away? Romy Silvers is the only surviving crew-member of … Continue reading REVIEW: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James

REVIEW: Micah Grey Series by Laura Lam

Name: Pantomime, Shadowplay & Masquerade Authors: Laura Lam Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, LGBT+ Publisher: Pan Macmillan Rating: ★★★★★ GOODREADS | BUY In a land of lost wonders, the past is stirring once more . . . Gene's life resembles a debutante's dream. Yet she hides a secret that would see her shunned by the nobility. Gene is both male and female. Then … Continue reading REVIEW: Micah Grey Series by Laura Lam

REVIEW: The Exact Opposite of Okay by Laura Steven

Name: The Exact Opposite of Okay Authors: Laura Steven Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary Publisher: Electric Monkey Copy: Uncorrected Proof (ARC) Paperback Publication Date: 8th March 2018 Rating: ★★★★☆ GOODREADS Izzy O’Neill is an aspiring comic, an impoverished orphan, and a Slut Extraordinaire. Or at least, that’s what the malicious website flying round the school says. Izzy can try all she … Continue reading REVIEW: The Exact Opposite of Okay by Laura Steven