A few weeks ago Alise wrote a pretty interesting and entertaining piece on why she doesn't like New Adult. It is brilliant, and as I was snickering over it I realised many of the things she says are true, but there's also a lot of things about this genre that...Read more →
When Ruby woke up on her tenth birthday, something about her had changed. Something frightening enough to make her parents lock her in the garage and call the police. Something that got her sent to Thurmond, a government 'rehabilitation camp'. Ruby might have survived the mysterious disease that killed most of America's children, but...Read more →
Lucy and Owen meet somewhere between the tenth and eleventh floors of a New York City apartment building, on an elevator rendered useless by a citywide blackout. After they're rescued, they spend a single night together, wandering the darkened streets and marveling at the rare appearance of stars above Manhattan. But once the power...Read more →
Sequels. Sequels everywhere.
Movie reviews on Readers in Wonderland, Alise? Really? Yes, really! I was in absolute love with Thor: The Dark World and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire so why not share why with all of you? Plus, Catching Fire is a book to movie adaption so that's my excuse. Other than that, no...Read more →
Diagnosed with Stage IV thyroid cancer at 13, Hazel was prepared to die until, at 14, a medical miracle shrunk the tumours in her lungs... for now.
Two years post-miracle, sixteen-year-old Hazel is post-everything else, too; post-high school, post-friends and post-normalcy. And even though she could live for a long time (whatever that means), Hazel...Read more →
Sophie had waited all her life to be kidnapped.
Every four years two children are stolen away from Gavaldon, never to return. Most children fear being taken to the School for Good and Evil. But no Sophie...
She has dreamt all her life of being a princess and believes the school could be her chance.
Her best...Read more →