Month: October 2017

Esme’s Wish: Guest Post by Elizabeth Foster

Esme’s Wish by Elizabeth Foster Genre: YA Fantasy Publication: October 30th 2017 Publisher: Odyssey Books Paperback: 252 pages This was her last chance. Her hand twisted high in the air. When fifteen-year-old Esme Silver objects at her father’s wedding, her protest is dismissed as the action…

#LoveOzYaBloggers – Spring Reads

  #LoveOzYABloggers is hosted by #LoveOzYA, a community led organisation dedicated to promoting Australian young adult literature. The theme for this fortnight is ‘Spring Reads’. Keep up to date with all new Aussie YA releases with their monthly newsletter, or find out what’s happening with News and Events, or submit your own!…

Gary: Children’s Picture Book Review

Gary by Leila Rudge Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: November 1st 2017 Publisher: Walker Books Source: Review Copy Thank you Walker Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Gary, a grounded racing pigeon, dreams of exploring the world—until the day he falls into an adventure of his very own. Most…

When Dimple Met Rishi: YA Review

When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon Genre: YA Romance Publication: May 30th 2017 Publisher: Hachette Australia Source: Review Copy via NetGalley -Thank you- Add to Goodreads My Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ The arranged-marriage YA romcom you didn’t know you wanted or needed… Dimple Shah has it…

Sticks ‘n Stones ‘n Dinosaur Bones: Review

Sticks ‘n Stones ‘n Dinosaur Bones: Being a Whimsical “Take” on a (Pre)Historical Event by Ted Enik (Author) & G F Newland (Illustrator) Publication: September 28th 2017 Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Source: Review copy Thank you Schiffer & Edelweiss Add to Goodreads Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ The first book…

#LoveOzYaBloggers – Favourite Covers

#LoveOzYABloggers is hosted by #LoveOzYA, a community led organisation dedicated to promoting Australian young adult literature. The theme for this fortnight is ‘Favourite Covers’. Keep up to date with all new Aussie YA releases with their monthly newsletter, or find out what’s happening with News and Events, or submit your own! Summer…

A Thousand Deaths: Graphic Novel Review

Charmed, A Thousand Deaths by Erica Schultz Genre: Graphic Novel Expected Publication: October 24th 2017 Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Source: Review copy from Edelweiss Thank you Edelweiss & Dynamite Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ Add to Goodreads Dynamite Entertainment is proud to continue the story of Phoebe, Piper, and Paige, television’s…