All of This is True | Lygia Day Peñaflor

All of This is True | Lygia Day Peñaflor

All of This is True| Lygia Day Peñaflor ★★★ The premise for this book is tantalising. Four teenagers befriend a young author and share their deepest secrets with her. Fast forward one year and the author has disappeared from their lives having published a book based on their friendship and secrets and one of them [...]

Clean | Juno Dawson

Clean | Juno Dawson

Clean | Juno Dawson ★★★★ I can feel it swimming through my veins like glitter ... it's liquid gold. Lexi Volkov, 17-year-old socialite, almost overdoses and wakes up to find herself unwillingly brought to The Clarity Centre by her older brother, Nikolai. An exclusive rehab facility located on an island, it's a bit too close [...]

Reviews in 100 Words: The Left Hand of God, Milk & Honey, Simon vs and More

The Left Hand of God - Paul Hoffman My first fantasy read in ages and it was sadly disappointing. This follows Thomas Cale, who escapes a torturous religious monastery only to be hunted due to the fact he has, as the title suggests, a greater destiny. The premise is fine, but this book doesn't know [...]

Reviews in 100 Words: Everything, Everything, Vertigo, 1984 and More

So I'm starting something new; reviews of 100 words or less on the books I've read in the past few months. Lovely, bite-size reviews (and an excuse to be lazy about reviewing every book I read!) Everything Everything - Nicola Yoon I opted to start the year with a YA title and, as expected, it was [...]