DRY – Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – DystopianTarget Audience: 12+Rating: Undetermined.Goodreads Rating: 3/5 This book took me for a ride, and I’m still not sure if that’s a good thing on not. A multi-perspective novel that follows the story of a country low on its luck as a disasterous drought devastates the land. The country goes…

TWILIGHT SAGA by Stephanie Meyer (Series Review in 10 Points)

Welcome to my review, where I review books and series in ten points! (I also chuck the Goodreads description at the end, in case anyone is curious.) Genre: Young Adult – Paranormal RomanceTarget Audience: 12+ Goodreads Rating: 4/5Reading Order: Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, Breaking Dawn. Favourite book in the series: Eclipse. This isn’t an actual dot-point, I just wanted to make it known that…

Quote of the Week!

“I don’t think it’s overstating it to say that my religion of choice became VHS rentals, and that its messages came in Technicolor and musical montages and fades and jump cuts and silver-screen legends and B-movie nobodies and villains to root for and good guys to hate. But Ruth was wrong, too. There was more…

BEFORE I LET GO – Marieke Nijkamp (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Mental Health/MysteryTarget Audience: 14+Rating: F (28%)Goodreads Rating: 2/5 This novel follows the story of a young girl named Corey, who was best friends with Kyra, but that was before she moved away, and long before Kyra went missing. Determined to find out what happened to her best friend, Corey…

Quote of the Week!

“Don’t make your presence known. Make your absence felt.” ― Colleen Hoover, Without Merit

THE BLADE ITSELF – Joe Abercrombie (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! THE FIRST BOOK IN ‘THE FIRST LAW’ TRILOGY. Genre: FantasyTarget Audience: 16+Rating: C (60%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 The Blade Itself focuses on three leading characters that are all fleshed out and seem ready to step from the pages. It starts with Logen Ninefingers, a once very dangerous and brutal man that’s trying to step…

Quote of the Week!

“We don’t look back. It helps no one and nothing to look back.” ― Sarah J Maas, Tower of Dawn

WHISPER – Lynette Noni (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Science FictionTarget Audience: 14+Rating: A (90%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 ‘Jane Doe’ has been locked away and experimented on for over two years, when suddenly her routine is changed, because if she keeps remaining silent, she might not have a choice in what comes next. A very engaging and exciting novel…

Quote of the Week!

“ Death is not the only punishment you can give a person. You can also give them nightmares.” ― Veronica Roth, The Fates Divide

RAYNE AND DELILAH’S MIDNITE MATINEE – Jeff Zentner (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – ContemporaryTarget Audience: 14+Rating: B+ (82%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 Rayne and Delilah’s Midnite Matinee is the quirky and hilarious tale of two girls that run a midnight talk show called ‘Midnite Matinee’. It dives into real issues about what comes after high school, how not all teenagers get the same, easy…