Waiting on Wednesday [50]

Waiting on Wednesday [50]

Reality, it turns out, is often not what you perceive it to be—sometimes, there really is someone out to get you. Made You Up tells the story of Alex, a high school senior unable to tell the difference between real life and delusion. Read more »

Review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

Review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

The Jewel means wealth. The Jewel means beauty. The Jewel means royalty. But for girls like Violet, the Jewel means servitude. Not just any kind of servitude. Violet, born and raised in the Marsh, has been trained as a surrogate for the royalty—because in the Jewel the only thing more important than opulence is offspring. Read more »

Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Well, RED QUEEN was a bit of a roller coaster read. I liked it, then I hated it, then I liked it again. There were so many things I liked about the story and the world, and then the things that made me want to throw my Kindle across the room. Read more »

Have I Learnt Self Restraint?

Have I Learnt Self Restraint?

The topic of this month’s Buying Ban Challenge discussion post is all about how we’re going with our bans and how we’re managing to stick to them. I’ve shared tips on surviving a book buying ban before (two years ago!) but there’s one specific thing that’s helping me resist all the pretties this time round. Read more »

Bec’s Apocalyptic Bucket List

Bec’s Apocalyptic Bucket List

Thanks to the amazing Aussie YA Readers & Blogger’s Goodreads group and Simon & Schuster, I’ve been given the opportunity to participate in the blog tour for WE ALL LOOKED UP by Tommy Wallach. I was hoping to have a review to post here, but uni is being horrible and hasn’t given me time to read. Read more »