Oooh, the countdown is reaching its conclusion and I'm getting excited to see what books will pop up over these last few posts! Getting to this stage there have been books I've loved, books I've hated, books I've not known about, and those I've no interest in reading. Of course that is likely to continue… Continue reading GR – How Many Top 100 YA Books Have I Read? Part 7
Hello! It is time for Disney to be paired with books once again and for this post I wanted to dive into my sister's childhood favourite film - Pinocchio. There were quite a few songs from the film I thought about using, but the one that struck me the most was "I've Got No Strings."… Continue reading Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books: I’ve Got No Strings
Hello! Back in September of 2018, I decided to embark on a quest to see how many of the top 100 YA books I have read since discovering YA and the online book community. I went off this list I found on Goodreads and let that, along with my own reading stats, do the talking. … Continue reading Goodreads – How Many Top 100 YA Books Have I Read? Part #2
Statistics: Title - Are We All Lemmings and Snowflakes? Author - Holly Bourne Series/Standalone - Standalone Book No - N/A Genre - YA Contemporary Date of Publication - 9th August 2018 Number of Pages - 397 Synopsis: Everyone wants to feel "normal." Everyone wants to feel as if they have their life under control, or… Continue reading Are We All Lemmings and Snowflakes?
Format: paperback Number of pages: 352 Date of Publication: 8th February 2018 Genre: YA Contemporary Synopsis: An incandescent, soul-searching story about a broken young woman's search for a truth buried so deep it threatens to consume her, body and mind. These are the things Lux knows: She is an artist. She is lucky. She is… Continue reading The Taste of Blue Light
Hello! Welcome to the post where I ramble and rave about a few Young Adult books I consider to be rather under-hyped. By this I mean those books I've rarely heard spoken about in the YA book community and seem to fall under the radar. You know we all have these lists of books we… Continue reading Under-hyped YA Contemporaries.
Hello! The end of the month is nigh so here is another unread book from my bookcase to share with you. The Ones That Disappeared by Zana Fraillon Date of Publication - 13th July 2017 Format - Paperback Number of pages - 320 Beautiful, magical and moving, this is a SKELLIG for a new generation,… Continue reading Showcase – The Ones That Disappeared