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Interview with YA Author April Henry

I’m a huge fan of NYT Bestselling author, April Henry and am so excited to have April visiting the blog today. Mysteries and thrillers are my two favorite genres of book and April writes some of the best around! 1,563 more words

Young Adult Books

Review: We Are All Made of Molecules by Susin Nielsen

ISBN: 9781783442324
Publisher: Andersen Press
Publication date: 30/4/15
Source: Proof

Meet Stewart. He’s geeky, gifted and sees things a bit differently to most people. His mum has died and he misses her all the more now he and Dad have moved in with Ashley and her mum. 451 more words

YA Fiction

Akarnae by Lynette Noni

Much to her dismay, Alexandra Jennings is being shipped off to boarding school while her archaeologist parents make their next big discovery. But Alex is taken by surprise when she walks into the principal’s office on her first day and instead finds herself in Medora, a futuristic other world, where she must remain until the missing Professor Marselle can send her home. 181 more words

Book Review


November Sky (Hardest Mistakes #2)

by Dannielle Wicks 

Release Date: 05/19/15

Limitless Publishing

Summary from Goodreads:

A heartbreaking loss.

A love that transcends mortality.

A struggle between holding on and letting go… 1,928 more words

Indie Author

Talking Book Covers-They Call Me Alexandra Gastone

The following post was originally a guest post I did on Cynthia Leitich Smith’s blog, but I thought I’d share again for those who missed it and are interested in the goings on of cover design. 898 more words

Young Adult Books

The Depths of Conquest: An Ember in the Ashes

Deep into the end of Spring semester, I read Sabaa Tahir’s An Ember in the Ashes with only the barest amount of knowledge about the hype surrounding it. 1,095 more words

Women Writers

Top Ten Summer Reads

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week they’re asking for my top ten summer reads. I don’t usually tailor my reading to the season, but I’ve attempted to come up with a list of good light reads which I think would be good for relaxing on the beach or by the pool. 552 more words