Category: Reviews

Eat Sweat Play: How it Changed My View of Sport

Posted June 17, 2017 by Ely in Discussions, Reviews / 4 Comments
Eat Sweat Play: How it Changed My View of Sport

Title: Eat Sweat Play: How Sport Can Change Our Lives Author: Anna Kessel Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Macmillan Release Date: June 16th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 264 Source: Library What does it mean to be a sporty woman in the 21st century? From the launch of Net-A-Sporter, serving up sports clothing for fashionistas, to the introduction […]

The Year We Fell Down by Sarina Bowen

Posted April 14, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 2 Comments
The Year We Fell Down by Sarina Bowen

Title: The Year We Fell Down Series: The Ivy Years #1 Author: Sarina Bowen Genre: NA Contemporary Publisher: Rennie Road Books Release Date: March 21st 2014 Format: eBook Pages: 277 Source: Scribd The sport she loves is out of reach. The boy she loves has someone else. What now? She expected to start Harkness College […]

The Boyfriend List by E. Lockhart

Posted March 18, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 1 Comment
The Boyfriend List by E. Lockhart

Title: The Boyfriend List Series: Ruby Oliver #1 Author: E. Lockhart Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: Hot Key Books Australia Release Date: July 14th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 256 Source: Sent by Publisher 5 Guys, 11 Shrink Appointments, 4 Ceramic Frogs and Me, Ruby Oliver From E. Lockhart, author of the best-seller We Were Liars, and […]

London Belongs To Us by Sara Manning

Posted March 14, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 1 Comment
London Belongs To Us by Sara Manning

Title: London Belongs to Us Author: Sara Manning Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: Hot Key Books Australia Release Date: June 2nd 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 264 Source: Sent by Publisher Seventeen-year-old Sunny’s always been a little bit of a pushover. But when she’s sent a picture of her boyfriend kissing another girl, she knows she’s got […]

Frankie by Shivaun Plozza

Posted March 10, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 0 Comments
Frankie by Shivaun Plozza

Title: Frankie Author: Shivaun Plozza Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: Penguin Teen Australia Release Date: March 23rd 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 314 Source: Purchased Frankie Vega is angry. Just ask the guy whose nose she broke. Or the cop investigating the burglary she witnessed, or her cheating ex-boyfriend or her aunt who’s tired of giving second […]

Radio Silence by Alice Oseman

Posted March 6, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 4 Comments
Radio Silence by Alice Oseman

Title: Radio Silence Author: Alice Oseman Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: HarperCollins Release Date: February 25th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 410 Source: Purchased What if everything you set yourself up to be was wrong? Frances has always been a study machine with one goal, elite university. Nothing will stand in her way; not friends, not a […]

Avalanche: A Love Story by Julia Leigh

Posted February 11, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 0 Comments
Avalanche: A Love Story by Julia Leigh

Title: Avalanche: A Love Story Author: Julia Leigh Genre: Memoir Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Release Date: May 2nd 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 144 Source: Library In this brave and lucid account, Julia Leigh broaches a challenging life event often left undiscussed: how the struggle to have a child can take an agonizing toll. Leigh’s experience at […]