Title: The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender
Author: Leslye Walton
Genre: Fantasy, YA
Publisher: Walker Books
Publication Date: 27th March 2014
Summary: ‘To my great misfortune, I was once mistaken for an angel.’
Pain in love is the Roux family birthright. For Ava Lavender, a girl born with the wings of a bird, it is key to her fate.
Ava traces the lives and loves of the Roux women as she tries to understand what has made her who she is and what she will become. On the night of the summer solstice, the skies open up, rain and feathers fill the air and Ava’s fate is revealed.
I’ve never hidden the fact that I don’t have a great deal of respect for ridiculously famous YouTubers. Yes I watch YouTube and I even watch videos made by some of those that I don’t like admittedly. But I rarely choose to spend my money on their over-priced, irrelevant-to-career (can you call YouTube a career really?) merchandise. This means that all these books that are suddenly being released by YouTubers will most definitely not be making their way on to my shelf any time soon. Continue reading
Title: To All The Boy’s I’ve Loved Before
Author: Jenny Han
Genre: Chick-lit, Young Adult, Romance
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: 15th April 2014
Pages: 355 Continue reading