Review| Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Title: Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli Publisher: Penguin Pages: 320 Genre: Lgbt, Contemporary, Romance Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now … Continue reading Review| Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Review| Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Title: Howl’s Moving Castle Author: Diana Wynne Jones Publisher: Harper Collins Source: Paperback Synopsis: "How about making a bargain with me?" said the demon. "I'll break your spell if you agree to break this contact I'm under." In the land of Ingary, where seven-league boots and cloaks of invisibility really exist, Sophie Hatter attracts the … Continue reading Review| Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Review | Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

Title: Furthermore Author: Tahereh Mafi Publisher: Penguin Books Source: Paperback copy Synopsis: There are only three things that matter to twelve-year-old Alice Alexis Queensmeadow: Mother, who wouldn’t miss her; magic and color, which seem to elude her; and Father, who always loved her. The day Father disappears from Ferenwood he takes nothing but a ruler … Continue reading Review | Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

What Am I Looking Forward To?

It’s easy to say that life has been pretty full on and stressful for a while now. Which is why I haven’t written anything for my blog in months. But I’ve found a miraculous extra 5 minutes of free time (I’m exaggerating, it’s more like 10 minutes) where I don’t feel like sleeping in order … Continue reading What Am I Looking Forward To?

The Crown – Kiera Cass

Title: The Crown Author: Kiera Cass Publisher: Harper Collins Source: eBook Synopsis: When Eadlyn became the first princess of Illéa to hold her own Selection, she didn’t think she would fall in love with any of her thirty-five suitors. She spent the first few weeks of the competition counting down the days until she could … Continue reading The Crown – Kiera Cass

A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness

  Title: A Monster Calls Author: Patrick Ness Publisher: Candlewick Press Source: eBook   The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and … Continue reading A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness

Review: Because You’ll Never Meet Me

Title: Because We'll Never Meet Author: Leah Thomas Publisher: Bloomsbury Source: e-Book Synopsis: Ollie and Moritz are best friends, but they can never meet. Ollie is allergic to electricity. Contact with it causes debilitating seizures. Moritz’s weak heart is kept pumping by an electronic pacemaker. If they ever did meet, Ollie would seize. But Moritz … Continue reading Review: Because You’ll Never Meet Me

Review: Saint Anything

Title: Saint Anything Author: Sarah Dessen Publisher: Penguin Random House Source: eBook Synopsis: Sydney has always felt like she has lived in the shadow of her brother Peyton, the one that got all her parents attention, especially as he started getting into trouble. When Peyton drives drunk and strikes a boy, he’s sent to jail … Continue reading Review: Saint Anything

Fangirl

Title: Fangirl Author: Rainbow Rowell Publisher: Macmillan Australia Source: Bought Synopsis: Cath and Wren are identical twins and until recently they did absolutely everything together. Now they’re off to university and Wren’s decided she doesn’t want to be one half of a pair anymore – she wants to dance, meet boys, go parties and let … Continue reading Fangirl

What am I Reading?

(•ω•)∩ Hello! Right now I am reading... The Perks of Being A Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky Synopsis: Most people think 15-year-old Charlie is a freak. But then seniors Patrick and his beautiful stepsister Sam take Charlie under their wings and introduce him to their eclectic, open-minded, hard-partying friends. It is from these older kids that … Continue reading What am I Reading?