Publisher: Amulet

Review: The Accidental Bad Girl

Review: The Accidental Bad Girl

  The blurb for The Accidental Bad Girl really intrigued me and I had high hopes for this novel – it did not let me down. 17-year-old Kendall is starting her senior year at Howell Preparatory School. She’s an intelligent girl, a scholar and has always been in the popular crowd at school. The thing […]

Posted May 14, 2018


Review: Done Dirt Cheap

Review: Done Dirt Cheap

I went into Done Dirt Cheap not really knowing what to expect. Two teenagers, motorbikes and a biker club – really that’s all I knew, but I ended up getting very caught up in the story. Tourmaline is the 18-year-old daughter of the President of the biker club, the Wardens. Her Mum is in prison, and […]

Posted March 6, 2017


Review: RoseBlood

Review: RoseBlood

RoseBlood is a Phantom of the Opera retelling. Let me start by saying that although I’m familiar with the Phantom story, I’m by no means a ‘Phan’. However, the premise of this book captured my attention and I was lucky enough to be sent an ARC by the publisher. Yes, this is the same A.G. […]

Posted January 10, 2017


Review: Every Falling Star

Review: Every Falling Star

Last year I read In Order To Live by Yeonmi Park (I’m kicking myself that I didn’t review it on the blog), the story of her life and escape from North Korea and everything she had to do to stay alive. I subsequently thrust a copy into the hands of friends and family, however it […]

Posted September 10, 2016


Review: The Cure For Dreaming

Review: The Cure For Dreaming

  The year is 1900. Olivia Mead is a teenager living in Portland, Oregon with her father the notorious dentist Dr. Mead. Olivia’s mother left when she was just four years old, leaving to pursue her theatric dreams. Oregon at this time was a state divided on Women’s Rights. There was a strong Suffragette movement, […]

Posted May 30, 2016


Review: On The Edge of Gone

Review: On The Edge of Gone

It’s the end of the world as we know it. A comet is headed for Earth and those who managed to get a spot on a ship leaving Earth, whether through money, essential skills or via a lottery have long left the planet.  Denise and her mother need to leave the flat to make it to […]

Posted May 4, 2016