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.
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.
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.
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.
Today I have the pleasure of reviewing Terms & Conditions by Robert Glancy. I won it on Goodreads through their first reads giveaway, so thank you to Goodreads and Bloomsbury for providing me with a copy. It will be available in UK and Aus/NZ on March 1st and in the US on Apirl 22nd, and … More Fiction Friday: Review ‘Terms And Conditions By Robert Glancy’.
It’s Valentine’s Day and love is in the air and all that, so I thought I’d share with you my favourite couples from the YA books I’ve read instead of doing a review today. I’m looking at my bookshelf and this list has the potential to be huge, so I’m going to list only 15 … More Fiction Friday: My Favourite YA Couples.
Hi, and welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday. I know I usually do a review of an international book on a Friday but I have gotten some great Australian books lately and have been dying to read them all, so I am! Today I’m reviewing the YA contemporary rural romance, ‘Jumping Fences’ by Karen Wood. … More Fiction Friday: Review ‘Jumping Fences’ by Karen Wood. #AWW2014
Welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday. Today I am reviewing the standalone fairytale retelling ‘Cloaked’ by Alex Flinn, author of Beastly. Synopsis from Goodreads: I’m not your average hero. I actually wasn’t your average anything. Just a poor guy working an after-school job at a South Beach shoe repair shop to help his mom make … More Fiction Friday: Review ‘Cloaked’ by Alex Flinn.
It’s the end of the year and I’ve seen a lot of posts popping up about the best books of 2013, so I thought I’d do my own post about the best books I’ve read this year. This post will consist of the best international books I’ve read in 2013, I’ll do another post on … More Fiction Friday: The Best International Books I’ve Read in 2013.
Hi, and welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday. Today I am reviewing the YA dystopian, ‘Until We End’ by Frankie Brown, one of the first ebooks to be released from Bloomsbury Spark. I would like to thank Bloomsbury for sending me an eARC in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis from Goodreads: It’s been nine … More Fiction Friday: ‘Review’ Until We End by Frankie Brown.