Tag: contemporary YA

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”

Dig by A.S. King: YA Review

Dig by A.S. King Genre: Contemporary YA, Magical Realism Publication: April 2nd 2019 Publisher: Text Publishing Source: Review copy from publisher – Thank you Text. Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ The Shoveler, the Freak, CanIHelpYou?, Loretta the Flea-Circus Ring Mistress, and… Continue Reading “Dig by A.S. King: YA Review”

I Had Such Friends: #LoveOzYA Review

I Had Such Friends by Meg Gatland-Veness #LoveOzYA Genre: Contemporary YA Publication: August 1st 2018 Publisher: Pantera Press Source: Copy for review from publisher – Thank You. Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ When Charlie Parker dies, it affects everyone who knew him.… Continue Reading “I Had Such Friends: #LoveOzYA Review”

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”

The Bogan Mondrian: #LoveOzYA Review

The Bogan Mondrian by Steven Herrick  Genre: Contemporary, #LoveOzYA Publication: September 3rd 2018 Publisher: University of Queensland Press Source: Review copy from UQP – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ ‘There are worse things than school.’ Luke sleepwalks through his days wagging… Continue Reading “The Bogan Mondrian: #LoveOzYA Review”

The Things We Can’t Undo: #LoveOZYA Review

The Things We Can’t Undo by Gabrielle Reid Genre: Contemporary, #LoveOzYA Publication: May 1st 2018 Publisher: Ford Street Publishing Source: Review copy from Author Thank you Gabrielle Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Add to Goodreads There’s no backspace key for life’s decisions. Samantha and Dylan are in love –… Continue Reading “The Things We Can’t Undo: #LoveOZYA Review”

The Weekend Bucket List: YA Review

The Weekend Bucket List by Mia Kerick Genre: Contemporary YA (LGBTQ) Publication: April 19th 2018 Publisher: Duet Books Source: Review copy as part of Blog Tour Add to Goodreads Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ High school seniors Cady LaBrie and Cooper Murphy have yet to set one toe out… Continue Reading “The Weekend Bucket List: YA Review”

Eight Days on Planet Earth: YA Review

Eight Days on Planet Earth by Cat Jordan Genre: YA Contemporary Fiction Release date: November 7th 2017 HarperTeen How long does it take to travel 13 light-years to Earth? How long does it take to fall in love? To the universe, eight days is a… Continue Reading “Eight Days on Planet Earth: YA Review”

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… Continue Reading “When Dimple Met Rishi: YA Review”

No Limits: YA Review

No Limits by Ellie Marney Genre: Contemporary Publication: August 14th 2017 Publisher: Self-Published Source: Review copy from Author Thanks Ellie, you wonderful woman Add to Goodreads Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Boozer, brawler, ladies’ man – nineteen-year-old Harris Derwent is not a good guy. His one attempt… Continue Reading “No Limits: YA Review”