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The Last Girl & The Last Shot by Michael Adams Reviews: Thought Provoking Aussie YA

The Last Girl & The Last Shot by Michael Adams Reviews: Thought Provoking Aussie YA

Today I review two Aussie YA reads, The Last Girl and The Last Shot which is a dystopian set in Sydney. These books are currently only available in Australia at the moment but with enough interest, hopefully overseas! The Last Girl by Michael Adams Published by Allen & Unwin on October 1, 2013 Genres: Dystopian, Young Adult Source: Publisher The end of […]

ARC Review: These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner – A classical otherworldly romance

ARC Review: These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner – A classical otherworldly romance

I came into These Broken Stars thinking it was going to be a sci-fi story, but instead it was a classic romance, with a heavy survival focus. Tarver and Lilac first meet on a ship called the Icarus, where he’s drawn to her sharpness and good looks and she’s bemused by his lack of knowledge […]

December 2, 2013 | 44 Comments
Reboot by Amy Tintera Review: Humans reboot as perfect soldiers

Reboot by Amy Tintera Review: Humans reboot as perfect soldiers

Lacking the revolutionary struggles of the constrained society in Divergent, and the badassery and depth of character development of June in Legend, I found Reboot by Amy Tintera to be lackluster in comparison. It’s already been optioned for a movie by Fox and is receiving rave reviews everywhere, but unfortunately, I couldn’t see the appeal. The […]

September 25, 2013 | 42 Comments