Tag: contemporary

Sadie Review: An Intensely Important Story

Sadie Review: An Intensely Important Story

Trigger warnings: child sexual abuse, pedophilia, addiction I was completely unprepared for the journey that Sadie would take me on. It was intense and uncomfortable, and the story built up to such emotional end that I have to admit I spilled a few tears at the closing lines of the novel. It covers an incredibly important topic, […]

November 9, 2018 | 4 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in 5 stars, Books, Reviews
Eliza and Her Monsters Review: A Fandom Queen with Anxiety

Eliza and Her Monsters Review: A Fandom Queen with Anxiety

Ever since I discovered the internet when I was young, there’s always been a certain solace that I’ve found in online communities. Especially those that share my passion, whether it’s gaming, blogging or books. I’ve seldom found this reflected in books that I’ve read, except for Fangirl, Queens of Geek and now, Eliza and Her Monsters. This book is […]

September 21, 2018 | 6 Comments
From Twinkle, With Love Review: From Crushes to Filmmaking, Twinkle Knows What She Wants

From Twinkle, With Love Review: From Crushes to Filmmaking, Twinkle Knows What She Wants

Sometimes you just crave a cute contemporary about crushes, love and figuring out your passion, and From Twinkle With Love definitely delivered when it came to all three aspects. As a teenager, it can be hard to figure out exactly what you want to do after you finish school, but it was inspiring to see Twinkle […]

August 24, 2018 | 2 Comments
Brightsiders Review & Author Interview: Bisexual Teenage Rockstar

Brightsiders Review & Author Interview: Bisexual Teenage Rockstar

Jen Wilde does best when she writes wonderfully diverse characters who are the norm – The Brightsiders features characters who are bisexual, gender fluid, lesbian and also biracial. Although Emmy King is a famous teenage rockstar, with an immense talent for the drums and with legions of fans from all over the world, there was […]