Author: Jenna

Jenna’s July-September Favourite Things

Jenna’s July-September Favourite Things

Back in March, I honestly didn’t think that I’d still be working from home in October, but here we are ūüôā As a result, a lot of my favourites from earlier in the year are still my favourites but I’ve also been rediscovering some older favourites too. Polaroid ZIP Mobile Instant Printer I’ve had my […]

October 15, 2020 | 2 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in Features
YA Contemporary Reviews: Majesty & Before the Beginning

YA Contemporary Reviews: Majesty & Before the Beginning

*This review does not contain spoilers.* I really loved¬†American Royals¬†last year and was really looking forward to the sequel,¬†Majesty. Unfortunately, it wasn’t the ending to the duology that I had hoped for. Now I’m pretty sure¬†American Royals¬†is a duology… but it’s not super clear to me, especially because of everything that happened in¬†Majesty. My biggest […]

October 8, 2020 | 1 Comment
By Jenna
Posted in 3 stars, Books, Reviews
Top Ten Tuesday: Books that Make Us Hungry

Top Ten Tuesday: Books that Make Us Hungry

It’s been a while since we’ve done a Top Ten Tuesday but this prompt really caught our eye… because it’s food-themed! We’ve teamed up to bring you ten books that make us hungry. Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. 1. Hungry Hearts: 13 Tales of Food and Love I love love […]

September 1, 2020 | 8 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in Books, Features
Camp Review: Summer Fun With Lots of Lies

Camp Review: Summer Fun With Lots of Lies

Camp¬†is a fun and summery book set at Camp Outland, a camp for queer teens, and does a great job of basically destroying toxic masculinity. Camp Outland is a place where queer teens are free to be themselves, away from the outside world where they might be hiding who they really are. The novel is […]

July 23, 2020 | 1 Comment
By Jenna
Posted in 3 stars, Books, Reviews
Jenna’s April-June Favourite Things

Jenna’s April-June Favourite Things

I did a January-March favourites post earlier in the year, and it doesn’t really feel like 3 months has passed since then but it has. We’re now in a new financial year (I lodged my tax return yesterday – one of my favourite things to do because I get some money back hehe) and we’re […]

July 9, 2020 | 4 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in Chatterbox, Features
Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag 2020

Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag 2020

I feel like I say “How is it the end of June already?” every time I’ve made this Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag post. But this year, I really do wonder how it’s the end of June already! With all the staying at home, I’ve really lost track of time and I have absolutely […]

June 25, 2020 | 10 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in Books