Title: Spontaneous (2017) Author: Aaron Starmer Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary, Humour and Fiction Publisher: Canongate Books Release Date: 4th May 2017 Rating: ★★★★☆ Reviewed by: Lois Synopsis: “Mara’s senior year is proving to be a lot less exciting than she’d hoped, until the day – KABAM! – Katelyn Ogden explodes during third period. Katelyn is the first, but she won’t be the…… Continue reading Book Review: Spontaneous by Aaron Starmer
Title: Countless (2017) Author: Karen Gregory Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary, Health, Mental Health and Fiction Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Release Date: 4th May 2017 Rating: ★★★★☆ Reviewed by: Lois SYNOPSIS: “When Hedda discovers she is pregnant, she doesn’t believe she could ever look after a baby. The numbers just don’t add up. She is young, and still in the grip of an eating…… Continue reading Book Review: Countless by Karen Gregory
Hey guys, it Lois. I fancied starting a new set of blog posts that will talk about the book that I am currently reading. I AM CURRENTLY READING: Spontaneous by Aaron Starmer Synopsis: “Mara Carlyle’s senior year is going as normally as could be expected, until—wa-bam!—fellow senior Katelyn Ogden explodes during third period pre-calc. Katelyn…… Continue reading What Am I Currently Reading?
Hey guys, it’s Lois! Very recently I had the amazing opportunity to interview three YA authors. This is second instalment in this mini author interview series, you can find my first interview with Simon James Green here. The second author I had the chance to interview was Stephanie Kate Strohm. Stephanie has written and published…… Continue reading Author Interview: It’s Not Me, It’s Stephanie Kate Strohm!
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