On the Come Up, Angie Thomas

On the Come Up, the second novel by Angie Thomas, captures the reader yet again transporting us into the world of a black teenage girl in Garden Heights. Not a sequel to the first, Thomas shows us another set of challenges faced and new cast of characters but just as powerful a message. Although in... Continue Reading →

Daisy Jones & the Six, Taylor Jenkins Reid

A book that has been on my bookshelf a long time, I am glad I finally got around to reading it because I enjoyed it just as much as I thought I would based on all the praise this one has out there. Daisy Jones & the Six hooked me in pretty much in the... Continue Reading →

The Wicked King, Holly Black

The Wicked King is the second in this series, directly following The Cruel Prince. If you haven’t that one yet, stop here, and go and do so before you continue reading this review that will spoil the first book! Where we last left Jude and Cardan they had gone from bickering school kids to players... Continue Reading →

Bruny, Heather Rose

Bruny is a political satire that follows a bit of a futuristic time in Tasmania, Australia. In this future a lot of things that are happening in the world now have taken a turn for the worse and Australia is massively in debt and core services like health and education are underfunded. We kick off... Continue Reading →

Love at First Like, Hannah Orenstein

I really wanted to love this book but unfortunately it wasn’t love, or even like for me. I picked this one up for the social media aspect of it. I like books that feature social media, emailing, texting and the like. It’s usually really fun and adds some different element and banter to novels. I... Continue Reading →

Love Lettering, Kate Clayborn

Love Lettering is a sweet little romance about a insta-famous calligraphy artist and an uptight wall street smarty pants who come together on a fun quest which turns into a budding romance. Meg is a quiet girl who avoids confrontation at all costs. It’s this nature that has left her living with a friend who... Continue Reading →

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