If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo – Review (Blogmas)

Title: If I Was Your Girl

Author: Meredith Russo

Genre: LGBTQ+, Contemporary, YA

Publication Date: May 3rd 2016

Publisher: Osborne Publishing

Pages: 293

Summary: Amanda Hardy is the new girl at school. Like everyone, all she wants is to make friends and fit in. But Amanda is holding back. Even from Grant, the guy she’s falling in love with. Amanda has a secret. At her old school, she used to be called Andrew. And secrets always have a way of getting out.

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Blackbird by ND Gomes – Review

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Title: Blackbird

Author: ND Gomes

Genre: Contemporary, Crime, Mystery, YA

Publication Date: November 16th 2017

Publisher: HQ Young Adult 

Pages: 285

Summary: It was New Years Eve the night that dead blackbirds descended, hours before fourteen year old Alex McCarthy’s sister Olivia went missing from a party.

Committed to finding out what happened to her sister, within the previously safe walls of their subarctic Orkney village, Alex knows that dishevelled, sometimes intoxicated Detective Inspector Birkens is her best shot.

Yet as they uncover the secrets behind Olivia’s last night, Alex starts to find things she may be better off never knowing…

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I Have No Secrets by Penny Joelson

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Title: I Have No Secrets

Author: Penny Joelson

Genre: YA, Contemporary, Mystery, Family, Social Issues

Publication Date: May 4th 2017

Publisher: Electric Monkey

Pages: 323

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Jemma has severe cerebral palsy. Unable to communicate or move, she relies on her family and carer for everything. She has a sharp brain and inquisitive nature, and knows all sorts of things about everyone. But when she is confronted with this terrible secret, she is utterly powerless to do anything. Though that might be about to change…

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Books On My Wishlist

Every reader has a wish list. Most of us keep them stocked up on Book Outlet or Amazon, and i am no different. I have a lot of books on my wish list that are waiting for me to buy them. Recently i’ve started to only buy books that have been added to my wish list, in order to keep my TBR pile down (ha) and make sure i’m only buying the books that i really do intend on reading. Here’s a little look at my wish list currently!

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Books You Should Probably Pre-Order

The next few months seem to be very exciting for new and upcoming books. I never thought i’d have such a busy September, October and November with new releases, but everyone seems to be releasing books at the moment! There are some that i cannot wait to get my hands on. Nicola Yoon, Lauren Oliver and Ransom Riggs are all releasing titles before the year is up. Here is a little list of books that i’m excited about, and you should keep on your radar.  Continue reading

Tempting Isabel by Rissa Brahm Blog Tour

We are taking part in yet another blog tour! This time the tour is for Tempting Isabel by Rissa Brahm. Instead of giving you a look in to the book or a review, we decided to give Rissa a grilling about her new novel and give you a little Q&A session! We asked about Rissa’s writing experiences, along with all kinds of questions about the book and characters! Here’s our interview!

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The Sunflower Cottage Breakfast Club Blog Tour

It’s our turn for The Sunflower Cottage Breakfast Club blog tour! I’ve been excited about this story for quite a while now, and as i’ve not had chance to read the novel for you, i’ve requested some wise words from the author herself! Keep reading to find out why Lynsey James ‘wrote a series’!

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