Release Date: April 2017. Publisher: Walker Books. Source: From publisher in exchange for an honest review Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs. The uneasy balance between them is shattered when Starr is the only witness to … More Review: The Hate U Give By Angie Thomas.
Release Date: March 28th 2017. Publisher: Hachette Australia. Source: From publisher in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis: The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old he’s been obsessed with the … More Review: Strange The Dreamer by Laini Taylor.
Release Date: February 2017. Publisher: Hachette Australia. (ATOM) Source: From publisher in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis: Amelie Ayres has impeccable taste in music. Bowie. Bush. Bob. So when she finds herself backstage at The Keep’s only UK gig she expects to hate it; after all they are world’s most tragic band. … More 5 Star Read: This Beats Perfect By Rebecca Denton. #aww2017.
Release Date: January 30th 2017. Publisher: Penguin Teen Australia. Source: From my husband for Valentine’s Day 🙂 Synopsis from Goodreads: Valentine is the first in a smart, witty and page-turning YA series with a paranormal twist for fans of Holly Black and Sarah J. Maas. Four teenagers – all born on the same Valentine’s … More Valentine by Jodi McAlister #aww2017
Every year since it began I have joined the Australian Women Writers Challenge. Basically you commit to reading a certain number of books by Australian women. We have some amazing authors in this country and I love to support them. You get to choose your level: Stella: read 4 – if reviewing, review at least … More The Australian Women Writers Challenge Is On Again. #aww2017
Thank you to everyone who entered my Australia Day giveaway. The winner, picked by random.org is…. ASHFA! You have been emailed. Thank you to all who entered! If you didn’t win this time, don’t lose heart, I will be having another giveaway in March!
It’s Australia Day, and I am celebrating with a giveaway! We have some awesome writers here in Australia, and I want to share some of that awesomeness with you. I am giving away ONE book of choice by an Australian author to the value of $20. The giveaway is international as long as the Book … More Australia Day Giveaway!