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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 […]

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 […]

Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley

Posted September 1, 2016 by Ely in Reviews / 8 Comments
Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley

Title: Words in Deep Blue Author: Cath Crowley Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia Release Date: August 30th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 352 Source: Publisher This is a love story. It’s the story of Howling Books, where readers write letters to strangers, to lovers, to poets. It’s the story of Henry Jones and Rachel […]

Dreamer’s Pool by Juliet Marillier

Posted August 27, 2016 by Ely in Reviews / 4 Comments
Dreamer’s Pool by Juliet Marillier

Title: Dreamer's Pool Series: Blackthorn & Grim #1 Author: Juliet Marillier Genre: Adult Fantasy Publisher: PanMacmillan Australia Release Date: October 1st 2014 Format: Paperback Pages: 432 Source: Library Award-winning author Juliet Marillier “weaves magic, mythology, and folklore into every sentence on the page” (The Book Smugglers). Now she begins an all-new and enchanting series that […]

Water’s Wrath by Elise Kova

Posted April 27, 2016 by Ely in Reviews / 0 Comments
Water’s Wrath by Elise Kova

Title: Water's Wrath Series: Air Awakens #4 Author: Elise Kova Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: Silver Wing Press Release Date: April 26th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 378 Source: Author Librarian turned sorcerer. Sorcerer turned hero. Hero turned puppet. The Solaris Empire found victory in the North and, at the cost of her heart and her innocence, […]

Earth’s End by Elise Kova

Posted April 14, 2016 by Ely in Reviews / 0 Comments
Earth’s End by Elise Kova

Title: Earth's End Series: Air Awakens #3 Author: Elise Kova Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: Silver Wing Press Release Date: February 11th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 350 Source: Purchased A woman awoken in air, a soldier forged by fire, a weapon risen from blood. Vhalla Yarl has made it to the warfront in the North. Forged […]

Music From Standing Waves by Johanna Craven

Posted April 4, 2016 by Ely in Reviews / 0 Comments
Music From Standing Waves by Johanna Craven

Title: Music From Standing Waves Author: Johanna Craven Genre: YA Contemporary Release Date: October 8th 2015 Format: Paperback Pages: 313 Source: Sent by author It’s 1994 and, growing up in a forgotten top corner of Australia, Abby’s life consists of backyard cricket, Nintendo and underwater wrestles with her best friend, Justin. But when she hears […]

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

Posted March 25, 2016 by Ely in Reviews / 4 Comments
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

Title: Salt to the Sea Author: Ruta Sepetys Genre: YA Historical Publisher: Puffin Release Date: February 2nd 2016 Format: e-Book Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley In the cruel winter of 1945, four very different young people narrate their stories. Joana, Emilia and Florian are part of desperate group of refugees trekking across Germany, bound together only […]

The Sleeping Prince by Melinda Salisbury

Posted February 12, 2016 by Ely in Reviews / 2 Comments
The Sleeping Prince by Melinda Salisbury

Title: The Sleeping Prince Series: The Sin Eater's Daughter #2 Author: Melinda Salisbury Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: Scholastic Press Release Date: February 4th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 336 Source: Purchased Return to the darkly beautiful world of The Sin Eater’s Daughter with a sequel that will leave you awed, terrified . . . and desperate […]