THE STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL SORROWS OF AVA LAVENDER BY LESLYE WALTON REVIEW

Title: The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender

Author: Leslye Walton

Genre: Fantasy, YA

Publisher: Walker Books

Publication Date: 27th March 2014

Pages: 320

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.

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THOUGHTS ON GIRL ONLINE, ZOELLA AND GHOST WRITING BOOKS!

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

REVIEW!: TO ALL THE BOYS I’VE LOVED BEFORE BY JENNY HAN

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

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