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The Build-Up Season Blog Tour: Author Q&A & Giveaway

The Build-Up Season Blog Tour: Author Q&A & Giveaway

Today I’m participating in the blog tour of The Build-Up Season, a new LoveOzYA book that will be released next week by Penguin Random House Australia. I think the author provided some honest, thoughtful answers below and I hope you enjoy reading it! AUTHOR Q&A 1. What was your inspiration behind The Build-Up Season? I […]

Why I DNFed These Books

Why I DNFed These Books

I don’t normally review books that I don’t finish, but I normally DNF for good reason. In that case, I thought it would be important to share my thoughts. As I experienced today, there can be nothing more horrifying than picking up a highly anticipated book and finding that it contains offensive material that actually […]

April 29, 2017 | 25 Comments
Hexenhaus Review: Ding Dong the Witch is Dead

Hexenhaus Review: Ding Dong the Witch is Dead

Three women, from three different timeframes have only one thing in common – they are condemned for being witches. From 17th Century Germany, to 18th Century Europe, and modern day Australia in a small regional town, we hear from Veronica, Katherine and Paisley. They are each teenage girls with their own hopes and dreams, from worrying about […]

February 10, 2017 | 13 Comments
My Best Friend is a Goddess Review: Best Friends Forever…or Not

My Best Friend is a Goddess Review: Best Friends Forever…or Not

Don’t let the lighthearted cover fool you – My Best Friend is a Goddess explores the friendship between Emily and Adriana, but it also touches upon grief, self-loathing, jealousy and bullying. There’s so many themes here that were tackled with just the right amount of depth, touching upon how best friends can form, impact the growth and development […]

December 4, 2016 | 24 Comments