Tag: #AusYABloggers

It Sounded Better in My Head: #LoveOZYA Review

It Sounded Better in My Head by Nina Kenwood Genre: Contemporary #LoveOzYa Publication: August 6th, 2019 Publisher: Text Publishing Source: Review copy from publisher – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ When her parents announce their impending separation, Natalie can’t understand why no… Continue Reading “It Sounded Better in My Head: #LoveOZYA Review”

Buckley’s Unexpected Adventure: #AusYaBloggers Tour

Buckley’s Unexpected Adventure by Dion Summergreene Publication: April 12th 2019 Source: Review copy from Dion Summergreene in conjunction with the #AusYABloggers Tour – Thank You Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ Buckley, a young, enthusiastic detector dog, was about to clock off from his regular shift… Continue Reading “Buckley’s Unexpected Adventure: #AusYaBloggers Tour”

Rogue: #Loveozya Review

This fantastic #AusYABloggers and #macmillanaus tour that I’m taking part in is to celebrate the release of Rogue the second book in the Hive duology by A.J.Betts, but I read the books back to back. I finished the last page of Hive, made a… Continue Reading “Rogue: #Loveozya Review”

Kindred: #AusQueerYA Review

Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories, a #AusQueerYA anthology Genre: Young Adult, LGBT fiction, Short Stories Publication: June 1st 2019 Publisher: Walker Books Australia Source: #AusYABloggers #KindredStories tour Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵ What does it mean to be queer? What does it mean to… Continue Reading “Kindred: #AusQueerYA Review”

March 2019 Bookish Summary

Total books read in March: 6 Comics/ Graphic Novels = 3  |  #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 0 |  the remainder = 3 The Quiet at the End of the World by Lauren James. A YA Sci-Fi tale that follows Lowrie and Shen, the last teenagers on… Continue Reading “March 2019 Bookish Summary”

Michael Earp: Author Q&A

Michael is a Children’s and Young Adult bookseller and writer. He is the editor of the collection Kindred: A Queer #LoveOzYA Anthology which will be published by Walker Books Australia this coming June. And he also contributed the story ‘Meet and Greet’ to Underdog: #LoveOzYA… Continue Reading “Michael Earp: Author Q&A”

The Quiet at the End of the World: YA Review

The Quiet at the End of the World by Lauren James Genre: YA Sci-Fi Publication: March 7th 2019 Publisher: Walker Books Source: Review copy from Publisher – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵ How far would you go to save those you love?… Continue Reading “The Quiet at the End of the World: YA Review”

February 2019 Bookish Summary

Total books read in February: 8 Comics/ Graphic Novels = 2  |  #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 3 |  the remainder = 3 I Had Such Friends by Meg Gatland-Veness #LoveOzYa [Full Review Here]. The story follows Hamish during his last year of high school. We journey… Continue Reading “February 2019 Bookish Summary”

Defensive Play: YA Review

Defensive Play by Jamie Deacon Genre: M/M Contemporary YA Romance Publication: November 30th 2018 Publisher: Beaten Track Publishing Source: Review copy from Author Thank you Jamie Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ One glance is all it takes to bring his defences crashing down… Seventeen-year-old… Continue Reading “Defensive Play: YA Review”

Vardaesia: #LoveOzYA Review

Vardaesia (The Medoran Chronicles #5) by Lynette Noni Genre: Fantasy YA Publication: February 18th 2019 Publisher: Pantera Press Source: Review copy from Pantera – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ “When Day and Night combine and fight against one Enemy, then Dark and Light shall meet mid-strike… Continue Reading “Vardaesia: #LoveOzYA Review”