AURORA RISING – Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Science FictionTarget Audience: 14+Rating: B- (70%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 GOODREADS DESCRIPTION:The year is 2380, and the graduating cadets of Aurora Academy are being assigned their first missions. Star pupil Tyler Jones is ready to recruit the squad of his dreams, but his own boneheaded heroism sees him stuck with the…

Must-Read Australian YA Authors

Hello! Welcome! Or should I say g’day mate? (I don’t think I’ve ever used that phrase in a serious context) I’m Australian is what I’m trying to say, and I just wanted to promote the writers of my land (because they’re all pretty great). So let’s get to it! 1: Fleur Ferris Author of: Risk,…

YA Books with Badass Leading Ladies

Hello! Welcome! I’m just going to dive straight into it. Let’s go! #1: Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas After serving out a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, 18-year-old assassin Celaena Sardothien is dragged before the Crown Prince. Prince Dorian offers her her freedom on one…

MASSIVE BOOK HAUL 3/3 (6 Months worth of books!)

Soooo, throughout the duration of posting my Rainbow Shelf Tour (you can find that here), I never once posted an update about the new books I was purchasing, and therefore haven’t done a Book Haul in about six months. That’s crazy! It will come to no surprise that:1) This is gonna be a long post,…

Rainbow Bookshelf Tour – Black Books (30/30)

OHMIGOODNESS! THIS IS THE LAST ONE! There’s no more Rainbow Bookshelf Tour after this post. After months of sharing my books and exposing my terrible habit of buying books and just staring at them instead of reading them, we’re at the end. (And let me tell you, I have a MASSIVE haul coming up, 6…

THE KNIFE OF NEVER LETTING GO – Patrick Ness (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Science FictionTarget Audience: 12+Rating: C- (56%)Goodreads Rating: 3/5 GOODREADS DESCRIPTION:Todd Hewitt is the only boy in a town of men. Ever since the settlers were infected with the Noise germ, Todd can hear everything the men think, and they hear everything he thinks. Todd is just a month away…

Book Battle Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Hello! Welcome! Today, I’ve decided to do something a little different! Instead of stealing other people’s tag ideas, I decided that I want to create one. Now, in saying this, I haven’t checked to see whether or not this tag has been done before, I just know that I want to try it. So, if…

Rainbow Bookshelf Tour – Grey Books (23/30)

Welcome to the Eleventh shelf of the Rainbow Bookshelf Tour! This is the twenty-third segment of the Tour. If you want to view the other colours in the rainbow, click here! (I know, grey isn’t a part of the rainbow, but I think they’re just as important as the rest!) My name is Tash and you’ll be witnessing all…

Rainbow Bookshelf Tour – Grey Books (22/30)

Welcome to the Eleventh shelf of the Rainbow Bookshelf Tour! This is the twenty-second segment of the Tour. If you want to view the other colours in the rainbow, click here! (I know, grey isn’t a part of the rainbow, but I think they’re just as important as the rest!) My name is Tash and you’ll be witnessing all…

Impromptu Readathon

Anyone that’s been following my blog for a while knows that I’ve been hosting the TBR-athon’s since the beginning with my good friend, Alex Butler. Find her here. She’s fabulous. Last Tuesday morning I woke up after the best sleep ever and decided you know what would be fun? A FREAKING READATHON. Now, I know…