Tag: Ya Book Review

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”

The Portal: YA Review

The Portal by Ashley Uzzell Genre: YA Fantasy Publication: April 13th, 2018 Publisher: Self-Published Source: Review copy from Author – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵ Five children find themselves stuck in a beautiful jungle on a strange planet. But all is not… Continue Reading “The Portal: YA Review”

Lily Luchesi: Author Shout Out

A little bit about about Lily: Lily Luchesi is the author of one of my favorite adult series, the “Paranormal Detectives Series”. She was born in Chicago, Illinois, and now resides in Los Angeles, California. Lily is an out and proud member of the… Continue Reading “Lily Luchesi: Author Shout Out”

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”

Counting to D: YA Review

Counting to D by Kate Scott Paperback, 227 pages First published January 28th 2014 by Elliott Books Source: Review copy from publisher Thank You Eliott Add to Goodreads Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ A contemporary young adult novel about a bright dyslexic teen struggling to… Continue Reading “Counting to D: YA Review”

Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around – and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old he’s been obsessed with the mythic lost city of Weep, but… Continue Reading “Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor”

Review: The Limbo Tree by T.N. Suarez

An accident. A secret. The truth. Something is wrong with Samantha McCallister. Her baby brother is dead, and she has only one memory of the accident: the canned version her parents impressed upon her. But piece by piece, Sam struggles to make sense of… Continue Reading “Review: The Limbo Tree by T.N. Suarez”

Mini Reviews: The Duff & Lucy’s Chance

The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend by Kody Keplinger Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper is cynical and loyal, and she doesn’t think she’s the prettiest of her friends by a long shot. She’s also way too smart to fall for the charms of man-slut and slimy school… Continue Reading “Mini Reviews: The Duff & Lucy’s Chance”

Review: Clancy of the Undertow by Christopher Currie

We’re sitting there with matching milkshakes, Sasha and me, and somehow, things aren’t going like I always thought they would. We’re face to face under 24-hour fluorescents with the thoroughly unromantic buzz of aircon in our ears and endless flabby wedges of seated trucker’s… Continue Reading “Review: Clancy of the Undertow by Christopher Currie”

Review: Weregirl by C. D. Bell

Eager to escape the small town of Tether, Michigan, once home to 90s corporate polluter Dutch Chemical, high school junior Nessa Kurland is focused on winning a college scholarship for cross-country running. Motivated to improve her times, she fits running into her busy schedule… Continue Reading “Review: Weregirl by C. D. Bell”