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Book Haul!

I always have tons of books at home still waiting to be read but as soon as i enter a book store (intending to have a browse) I can’t help but splash the cash! 633 more words


The Double Life of Zoe Flynn

The Double Life of Zoe Flynn by Janet Lee Carey is an example of just how adult the issues in Young Adult literature can be. And I don’t mean sex. 463 more words

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Back In Action!

Sorry for the lengthy radio silence, but the last few weeks have been utterly insane.

To cut a long story short, a few months ago my wife and I made the difficult decision to sell our home, which we could no longer comfortably afford on our self-employment-based incomes. 141 more words

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Review: All The Rage by Courtney Summers

The sheriff’s son, Kellan Turner, is not the golden boy everyone thinks he is, and Romy Grey knows that for a fact. Because no one wants to believe a girl from the wrong side of town, the truth about him has cost her everything—friends, family, and her community.

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Young Adult

Dragonswood by Janet Lee Carey

Janet Lee Carey turns a conventional fantasy narrative completely on its head in her novel Dragonswood but she does it so subtly that I didn’t even notice what was going on until three-quarters of the way through the book.   600 more words

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Review | Geek Girl

Who hasn’t wanted to be an international supermodel their entire life? Oh… that would be Harriet Manners. Harriet is all numbers and logical thinking. She gets math but doesn’t understand fashion. 258 more words


Review: Saint Anything

Saint Anything – Sarah Dessen – Penguin Teen – Published 5 May 2015



Peyton, Sydney’s charismatic older brother, has always been the star of the family, receiving the lion’s share of their parents’ attention and – lately – concern. 576 more words