THE UNEXPECTED EVERYTHING – Morgan Matson (Honest Review)

SPOILER-FREE REVIEW! A standalone novel. Genre: Young Adult – Contemporary Target Audience: 13+  Rating: A (92%) Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Description: Andie had it all planned out. When you are a politician’s daughter who’s pretty much raised yourself, you learn everything can be planned or spun, or both. Especially your future. Important internship? Check. Amazing friends? Check. Guys?…

THE LADY’S GUIDE TO PETTICOATS AND PIRACY (Honest Review)

SPOILER-FREE REVIEW! (Unless you haven’t read The Gentleman’s Guide, in which, it ain’t so ‘spoiler free’.) The second novel in the Montague Siblings duology. Genre: Young Adult – Historical Fiction – LGBT Target Audience: 13+  Rating: A- (88%) Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Description: In this highly anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue,…

A TO Z SURVEY (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Welcome back to Tiggity Tag Friday! Where I pick a book tag, give credit where it’s due and ignore the rest of the rules! If you feel like participating in this tag, you’re officially tagged 😜 You should definitely link me to where you’ve done this tag or any other tag! Feel free to even…

Sarah J. Maas is coming to Australia?!

I’m so freaking pumped! You have no idea. Sarah J. Maas has been my favourite author since Throne of Glass was released in 2012. I accidentally missed her first visit to Australia in 2015 as I was going to through a pretty massive reading slump at the time. (The slump lasted 2 years D:, but…

Meeting Veronica Roth!!

I GOT TO HAVE AN INTIMATE DINNER WITH VERONICA FREAKING ROTH!! You freaking bet your cutie batootie I’m going to write a blog post about that. I haven’t written one of these in a long while, so dust off your high expectations and let’s dive into this long-ass fangirling! First things first, if you don’t…

FIRSTLIFE – Gena Showalter (Honest Review)

SPOILER-FREE REVIEW! A standalone novel. Genre: Young Adult –  (Sort of Urban?) Fantasy Target Audience: 15+  Rating: B (76%) Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Description: Step one…you die. ONE CHOICE. TWO REALMS. NO SECOND CHANCE. Tenley “Ten” Lockwood is an average seventeen-year-old girl…who has spent the past thirteen months locked inside the Prynne Asylum. The reason? Not her…

Happy Birthday to ‘TOIL AND TROUBLE’

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO TOIL AND TROUBLE!! A massive congratulations to all of the hard working authors and editors that worked on this masterpiece! Goodreads Description: A young adult fiction anthology of 15 stories featuring contemporary, historical, and futuristic stories featuring witchy heroines who are diverse in race, class, sexuality, religion, geography, and era. Are you a…

Quote of the Week!

“Roses have both petals and thorns, my dark flower. You needn’t believe something weak because it appears delicate. Show the world your bravery.” ― Kerri Maniscalco, Stalking Jack the Ripper

Quote of the Week!

“It’s so strange how life works: You want something and you wait and wait and feel like it’s taking forever to come. Then it happens and it’s over and all you want to do is curl back up in that moment before things changed.” ― Lauren Oliver, Delirium

BLACK ICE – Becca Fitzpatrick (Honest Review)

Genre: Young Adult – Thriller Target Audience: 12+ Rating: D- (26%) Goodreads Rating: 2/5 Goodreads Description: Danger is hard to resist in this sexy thriller from Becca Fitzpatrick, the New York Times bestselling author of the Hush, Hush saga. Britt Pheiffer has trained to backpack the Teton Range, but she isn’t prepared when her ex-boyfriend, who still haunts her every thought,…