Category: Book Reviews: YA & MG

Here you’ll find me sharing my thoughts on the Young Adult and Middle Grade books I read.

Footprints On The Moon: Review

Footprints On The Moon by Lorraine Marwood Genre: Historical Verse novel, #LoveOzYA/MG Publication: February 2nd, 2021 Publisher: University of Queensland Press Source: @AusYaBloggers Tour Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵ Humans are about to leave footprints on the moon, but what sort of mark can… Continue Reading “Footprints On The Moon: Review”

Girl of the Southern Sea: Review

GIRL OF THE SOUTHERN SEA By Michelle Kadarusman Genre: Middle-Grade Contemporary Publication: February 2nd, 2021 Publisher: University Queensland Press Source: Review copy received as part of the @AusYABloggers tour, THANK YOU. Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵ A gifted student, Nia longs to attend high… Continue Reading “Girl of the Southern Sea: Review”

Before the Beginning: #loveozya Review

The story of four friends, a mysterious stranger, and the week when everything changed. For fans of We Were Liars. Schoolies week: that strange in-between time when teenagers move from school into the adult world. It’s a week when anything is possible, and everything… Continue Reading “Before the Beginning: #loveozya Review”

The Secret Life of Stars: Review

The Diary of a Late Bloomer

The Diary of a late bloomer by L.M.L. Gil Genre: Coming of Age, New Adult, Romance, Sports Source: Review copy from Xpresso – Thank You Add to Goodreads Follow the Tour Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ Every wallflower blooms at their own perfect time, but some like… Continue Reading “The Diary of a Late Bloomer”

Mister Invincible: Review

Mister Invincible: Local Hero by Pascal Jousselin Genre: Childrens, Graphic Novel Publication: August 4th, 2020 Publisher: Magnetic Press Source: Review copy from Netgalley – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ Winner of the BEST MIDDLE GRADE COMIC Award at the Bologna… Continue Reading “Mister Invincible: Review”

Saga: #LoveOZYA review

Saga by Nikki McWatters Genre: Historical, #LoveOzYa Publication: November 5th 2019 Publisher: University of Queensland Press Source: Review copy from publisher – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ In the last years of the Viking Era, as the traditions and old… Continue Reading “Saga: #LoveOZYA review”

Grace’s Ghosts: MG Review

Grace’s Ghosts by Stephenie Wilson Peterson Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy Publication: April 28th 2020 Publisher: Immortal Works Source: Review copy from Silver Dagger – Thank You Rating: ✵✵✵✵ Goodreads * Amazon * B&N Twelve-year-old Grace and her feline best friend, Midnight, have a secret:… Continue Reading “Grace’s Ghosts: MG Review”

As Fast As I Can: #LoveOzMG Review

Today is my tour stop on the UQP and #AusYABloggers review tour celebrating the release of Australian Author Penny Tangey’s new book As Fas As I Can. As Fast As I Can by Penny Tangey Genre: Contemporary, #LoveOzMG Publication: March 31st, 2020 Publisher: UQP… Continue Reading “As Fast As I Can: #LoveOzMG Review”

The Year the Maps Changed: Review

The Year the Maps Changed by Rachel Hennessy Genre: Contemporary #LoveOzMG Publication: April 28th 2020 Publisher: Hachette Australia Source: Review copy from publisher as part of #AusYABloggers tour – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ I was eleven when everything started and twelve… Continue Reading “The Year the Maps Changed: Review”