Category: Reviews

The Year We Fell Down by Sarina Bowen

Posted April 14, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 1 Comment
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 […]

The Abyss Surrounds Us by Emily Skrutskie

Posted January 28, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 1 Comment
The Abyss Surrounds Us by Emily Skrutskie

Title: The Abyss Surrounds Us Series: The Abyss Surrounds Us #1 Author: Emily Skrutskie Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: Flux Release Date: February 8th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 273 Source: Library For Cassandra Leung, bossing around sea monsters is just the family business. She’s been a Reckoner trainer-in-training ever since she could walk, raising the genetically-engineered […]

Girl Detached by Manuela Salvi

Posted January 16, 2017 by Ely in Disability Diaries, Reviews / 3 Comments
Girl Detached by Manuela Salvi

Title: Girl Detached Author: Manuela Salvi Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: Barrington Stoke Release Date: September 15th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 288 Source: Purchased Aleksandra has issues with her voice. Stress makes her stutter, and her life is one of stress. She can only speak clearly on stage, freed by the words of the character she […]