Title: Our Memory Like Dust (2017) Author: Gavin Chait Genres: Science Fiction, Contemporary and Futuristic Publisher: Doubleday and Transworld Books Release Date: 27th July 2017 Rating: ★★★★☆ Reviewed by: Lois SYNOPSIS: “Shakiso Collard leads the evacuation from Benghazi as jihadis overwhelm the refugee camp where she works. On arrival in Paris, she is betrayed by her boss, Oktar Samboa, and watches in despair as those…… Continue reading Our Memory Like Dust Blog Tour and Book Review!
Title: The Upside of Unrequited (2017) Author: Becky Albertalli Genres: Young adult, Contemporary, Mental Health, LGBTQ+ and Family Publisher: Penguin Radom House UK Children’s Release Date: 11th April 2017 Rating: ★★★★★ Reviewed by: Lois Synopsis: “Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love-she’s lived through it twenty-six times. She crushes hard and crushes often, but always…… Continue reading Book Review: The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli
Title: Things I Should Have Known (2017) Author: Claire LaZebnik Genres: Young adult, Contemporary, Health and Mental Health Publisher: HMH Books for Young Reader Release Date: 28th March 2017 Rating: ★★★★☆ Reviewed by: Lois Synopsis: “Things Chloe knew: Her sister, Ivy, was lonely. Ethan was a perfect match. Ethan’s brother, David, was an arrogant jerk. Things…… Continue reading Book Review: Things I Should Have Known by Claire LaZebnik
Title: Optimists Die First (2017) Author: Susin Nielsen Genres: Young adult, Contemporary and Mental Health Publisher: Andersen Press and Penguin Random House UK Children’s Release Date: 2nd March 2017 Rating: ★★★★☆ Reviewed by: Lois Synopsis: “Petula has avoided friendship and happiness ever since tragedy struck her family and took her beloved younger sister Maxine. Worse, Petula…… Continue reading Book Review: Optimists Die First by Susin Nielsen
Title: The One of Memory of Flora Banks (2017) Author: Emily Barr Genres: Young adult, Contemporary and Fiction Publisher: Penguin Release Date: 12th January 2017 Rating:★★★★☆ Reviewed by: Lois Synopsis: “Seventeen-year-old Flora Banks has no short-term memory. Her mind resets itself several times a day, and has since the age of ten, when the tumour that was…… Continue reading Book Review: The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
Hello all and welcome to another Top Ten Tuesday! This weeks top ten topic is books I loved less/more than I thought I would! Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted the The Broke and the Bookish. So without further ado, here is this weeks Top Ten Tuesday, books I loved less/more than I thought I…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I loved less/more than I thought I would
Hello all, and welcome to another Goodreads Monday! I have so many books on my TBR and this is the time and place to talk about them all! Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme that is hosted by Lauren @ Lauren’s Page Turners and I cannot wait to bring you a book that is waiting to be…… Continue reading Goodreads Monday