Genre: Young Adult

The Women In the Walls by Amy Lukavics

The Women In the Walls by Amy Lukavics

A large, old house on a private estate. Young cousins wrapped up in a family mystery. A possibly corrupt country club that could be up to no good. Sudden, hideous deaths. All sounds like it should be the makings of a good solid horror tale no? Well…. I’m going to come straight to the point […]

Posted November 3, 2016 by Kate in review / 0 Comments
Divider

Dear Charlie by N.D. Gomes Blog Tour

Dear Charlie by N.D. Gomes Blog Tour

Take a controversial topic away from it’s expected location, and the results could seem unrealistic. That’s not the case with N.D. Gomes début novel, Dear Charlie as she takes an all-too familiar news story in America and transfers it to 90’s UK. Sixteen year old Sam should be living the teen dream of college, socialising, […]

Posted October 22, 2016 by Kate in review, tour, young adult / 0 Comments
Divider

Ace Of Spiders by Stefan Mohamed

Ace Of Spiders by Stefan Mohamed

The long-awaited follow-up to Stefan Mohamed’s brilliant Bitter Sixteen has arrived. And it’s just as good as it’s predecessor. I was really fortunate to get a copy of Stefan Mohamed’s Bitter Sixteen last year, and by lucky, I mean “Holy Moly. What have I just read?” lucky. The exploits of Stanly (no ‘E’) Bird and […]

Posted April 4, 2016 by Kate in review, YA, young adult / 0 Comments
Divider

The Girl From Everywhere by Heidi Heilig

The Girl From Everywhere by Heidi Heilig

Another week, another YA time-travel book. And unfortunately, following on from Alexandra Bracken’s ‘Passenger‘, ‘The Girl From Everywhere’ is another one that fails to add much to either genre. Nix is a strong-willed teen, who travels the World with her father and his crew upon ‘The Temptation’; but they don’t just travel across the seas, […]

Posted April 1, 2016 by Kate in review, YA, young adult / 0 Comments
Divider

Hour Of The Bees by Lindsay Eager

Hour Of The Bees by Lindsay Eager

Once Upon A Time…there was an author. And that author wrote a book. And it was a special book. Within that book, titled ‘Hour Of The Bees’, was such imagery, imagination, and heart, it showed how author Lindsay Eager is one special writer. I’m rarely blind-sided by a novel – I can usually get a […]

Posted March 3, 2016 by Kate in review, YA, young adult / 0 Comments
Divider

Passenger by Alexandra Bracken

Passenger by Alexandra Bracken

Time travel is a complex thing: full of interweaving scenarios, it can either be a joy to read, or a messy, contrived shambles. Alexandra Bracken’s ‘Passenger’ is a combination of both. I love time travel -have done since I was little -and I devour books with it as a core plot point. Some of the […]

Posted February 22, 2016 by Kate in review / 0 Comments
Divider
Page 1 of 512345