Tag: #AusYABloggers

Songs that sound like blood: Review & Playlist

Songs That Sound Like Blood by Jared Thomas Genre: Contemporary YA Publication: August 1st 2016 Publisher: Magabala Books Source: Own Purchase Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ Roxy May Redding’s got music in her soul and songs in her blood. She lives in… Continue Reading “Songs that sound like blood: Review & Playlist”

Emergency Contact: YA Review

Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. Choi Genre: Contemporary YA Publication: January 1st, 2019 Publisher: Simon Schuster Australia Source: Review copy from publisher – Thank You. Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ From debut author Mary H.K. Choi comes a compulsively readable novel… Continue Reading “Emergency Contact: YA Review”

December 2018 Bookish Summary

Ah, tis the season to end up in car park queues because you realise on Christmas eve that you forgot to buy more dog food when you did the grocery shopping the previous week to try and avoid going near the shops that close… Continue Reading “December 2018 Bookish Summary”

November 2018 Bookish Summary

Total books read in November = 11 Comics/Graphic Novels = 4 #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 2 the remainder = 5 The Rift by Rachael Craw. Published November 1st, 2018 by Walker Books Australia [View on Goodreads]. A gripping tale of an isolated island with paranormal secrets… Continue Reading “November 2018 Bookish Summary”

The Rift: YA Review

The Rift by Rachael Craw Genre: YA Fantasy Publication: November 1st 2018 Publisher: Walker Books Australia Source: Review copy from Walker – Thank You  Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ When the Rift opens, death follows. For generations, the Rangers of Black Water Island have guarded… Continue Reading “The Rift: YA Review”

All Aces: YA Review

All Aces by Ellie Marney Genre: YA Romance, #LoveOZYA Publication: November 1st 2018 Publisher: Bearded Lady Press Source: Review copy from Author – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ A teenage contortionist and a young cardsharp risk danger to right a family legacy of… Continue Reading “All Aces: YA Review”

Kat: The Legend of Gnawbonia – REVIEW

In the great city of Catifornia, the Meofia are by far the most feared of all the felines. At home, their baby sister Kat is enslaved under lock and key. Done with the constant abuse, she escapes, embarking on a perilous journey far beyond… Continue Reading “Kat: The Legend of Gnawbonia – REVIEW”

Wind Rider blog tour + Giveaway

Wind Rider (Tales of a New World #3) by P.C. Cast Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Publication: October 30th 2018 Publisher: @macmillanaus Add to Goodreads Mari, Nik, and their newly formed Pack are being hunted. Thaddeus and the God of Death will stop at nothing until… Continue Reading “Wind Rider blog tour + Giveaway”

Starry Eyes: YA Review

From Jenn Bennett, author of Night Owls and Alex, Approximately comes a sizzling, starry romance, perfect for fans of Rainbow Rowell and John Green  Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett Genre: Contemporary, YA Romance Publication: June 1, 2018 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Source: Review copy from Publisher in exchange for… Continue Reading “Starry Eyes: YA Review”

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”