Review:Ophelia And The Marvellous Boy By Karen Foxlee. #aww2014

Today I am reviewing the Middle Grade novel, Ophelia and the Marvellous Boy by Karen Foxlee. I read this one with my son who is 8, almost 9, so I thought I would do something a little different and share not only my opinion of the novel, but my son’s too! Also, it is the … More Review:Ophelia And The Marvellous Boy By Karen Foxlee. #aww2014

Fiction Friday: Review: Between The Lines by Jodi Picoult and Samantha Van Leer.

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Release Date: first published June 1st 2012 Source: Gifted. From the blurb: Delilah knows it’s weird, but she can’t stop reading her favourite fairy tale. Other girls her age are dating and cheerleading. But then, other girls are popular. Delilah loves the comfort of the happy ending, and knowing there will … More Fiction Friday: Review: Between The Lines by Jodi Picoult and Samantha Van Leer.

Fiction Friday: Review: The Minnow By Diana Sweeny.

Publisher: Text Publishing. Release Date: May 28th 2014. Source: From publisher in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis From Goodreads: Tom survived a devastating flood that claimed the lives of her sister and parents. Now she lives with Bill in his old shed by the lake. But it’s time to move out—Tom is pregnant with … More Fiction Friday: Review: The Minnow By Diana Sweeny.

Fiction Friday: Review ‘How To Convince A Boy To Kiss You’ #AWW2014

Hi everyone, welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday. Today I am reviewing the YA contemporary ‘How To Convince A Boy To Kiss You’ by Australian author Tara Eglington. This is the sequel to ‘How To Keep A Boy From Kissing You’ so if you haven’t read that one yet (and you really should, it’s brilliant) … More Fiction Friday: Review ‘How To Convince A Boy To Kiss You’ #AWW2014

Fiction Friday: Review ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ by John Green.

Welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday. Today I am reviewing The YA contemporary ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ by John Green. Normally I avoid spoilers in my reviews, but today I just can’t. So WARNING SPOILERS AHEAD. Do not continue if you do not want to be spoiled. Synopsis from Goodreads: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical … More Fiction Friday: Review ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ by John Green.

Arc Review: The Strange And Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender.

I would like to first say thank you to Walker Books Australia for giving me a copy in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis from Goodreads: Magical realism, lyrical prose, and the pain and passion of human love haunt this hypnotic generational saga. Foolish love appears to be the Roux family birthright, an ominous forecast … More Arc Review: The Strange And Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender.

Fiction Friday: Review ‘Cruel Beauty’ by Rosamund Hodge.

Welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday. Today I am reviewing the YA fairytale retelling Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge. Synopsis from Goodreads: Graceling meets Beauty and the Beast in this sweeping fantasy about one girl’s journey to fulfill her destiny and the monster who gets in her way-by stealing her heart. Based on the classic … More Fiction Friday: Review ‘Cruel Beauty’ by Rosamund Hodge.