Month: January 2018

Quotes Collection Part Three

The Cruelty by Scott Bergstrom – Chapter 7, Gwendolyn contemplating: “…if no one else is going to act for me, then I have a choice: remain a child and do nothing, or become an adult and do it myself. That, it seems to me, is… Continue Reading “Quotes Collection Part Three”

The Undercurrent: #loveOzYa Review

The Undercurrent by Paula Weston Genre: YA Sci-Fi Publication: 31st July 2017 Publisher: Text Publishing Source: Review copy – Thank You Text Add to Goodreads Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Eighteen-year-old Julianne De Marchi is different. As in: she has an electrical undercurrent beneath her skin that stings… Continue Reading “The Undercurrent: #loveOzYa Review”

Snobbity Snowman: Children’s Book Review

Snobbity Snowman by Maria Bardyukova & Quiet Riley Jr. Genre: Children’s (intended for ages 3-8) Publication: October 1st 2017 Publisher: Self-Published Source: Review Copy –Thank You. Snobbity Snowman has everything a snowman could possibly want: a shiny hat, freshly-picked noses and enough pride to last a lifetime. In… Continue Reading “Snobbity Snowman: Children’s Book Review”

Rising Silver Mist: Cover Reveal

Rising Silver Mist (The Lost Clan #3) by Olivia Wildenstein Genre: Urban Fantasy/Paranormal (Faeries) Summary: THERE WERE THREE THINGS I WAS CERTAIN ABOUT. First, I would never kill another person. But when a family friend murdered my father, I destroyed her with a power… Continue Reading “Rising Silver Mist: Cover Reveal”

The #AusYaBloggers 2018 Reading Challenge: January

It’s Back Baby! The challenge is based on four prompts each month, including one prompt that will be specifically for a #LoveOzYA title. YA Graphic Novels can be counted, as can YA Novellas and MG novels, but only one can be used each month… Continue Reading “The #AusYaBloggers 2018 Reading Challenge: January”

Ballad for a Mad Girl: #LoveOzYA Review

Ballad for a Mad Girl by Vikki Wakefield Genre: YA, Mystery, Contemp/Paranormal Publication: May 29th, 2017 Publisher: Text Publishing Source: Review Copy Thank you TEXT Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Everyone knows seventeen-year-old Grace Foley is a bit mad. She’s a prankster and… Continue Reading “Ballad for a Mad Girl: #LoveOzYA Review”

Esme’s Wish: YA Review

Esme’s Wish by Elizabeth Foster Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Publication: 30th October 2017 Publisher: Odyssey Books Source: Review copy from Author Thank you Elizabeth Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ “A fresh new fantasy of an enchanting world.” – Wendy Orr,author of Nim’s Island and Dragonfly Song. When… Continue Reading “Esme’s Wish: YA Review”

Happy New Year Everybody!

I sat down to do a Fave Reads of 2017 post, but have realised it is going to be way too hard to narrow a few down. I gave 31 five-star reviews on Goodreads this year (94 read all up). I will say that… Continue Reading “Happy New Year Everybody!”