Book Review – Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas

Pages: 256 Published: 9th January 2021 Genre: Young Adult Trigger warnings: Racism, sexual references, drugs If there’s one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it’s that a real man takes care of his family. As the son of a former gang legend, Mav does that the only way he knows how: dealing for the King Lords. With this money he … Continue reading Book Review – Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas

Book Review – As Good As Dead by Holly Jackson

Pages: 548 Published: 5th August 2021 Genre: Young Adult Crime Trigger warnings: Injury detail/gore, drug use, allusions to rape Pippa Fitz-Amobi is haunted by the way her last investigation ended. Soon she’ll be leaving for Cambridge University but then another case finds her. . . and this time it’s all about Pip. Pip is used to online death threats, … Continue reading Book Review – As Good As Dead by Holly Jackson

Book Review – The Hawthorne Legacy by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Pages: 351 Published: 7th September 2021 Genre: Young Adult Mystery The Inheritance Games ended with a bombshell, and now heiress Avery Grambs has to pick up the pieces and find the man who might hold the answers to all of her questions - including why Tobias Hawthorne left his entire fortune to Avery, a virtual stranger, rather than … Continue reading Book Review – The Hawthorne Legacy by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Book Review – I Know You Did It by Sue Wallman

Pages: 249 Published: 6th May 2021 Genre: Young Adult Thriller Trigger warnings: Bullying, cyber bullying, child death, sexual harassment A secret from her past threatens to detonate her present... On her first day at a new school, Ruby finds a note in her locker saying I Know You Did It. She's terrified that someone has found out she was … Continue reading Book Review – I Know You Did It by Sue Wallman

Blog Tour Spotlight – Princess Ever After by Connie Glynn

Hello everyone, It is my turn on the blog tour for the final entry in The Rosewood Chronicles, the popular and enchanting young adult series by Connie Glynn. It is book number five, having all began with The Undercover Princess, and there is an associated blog tour taking place for that one at the moment too. … Continue reading Blog Tour Spotlight – Princess Ever After by Connie Glynn

Book Review – Luck Of The Titanic by Stacey Lee

Pages: 361 Published: 4th May 2021 Genre: Historical Fiction Trigger warnings: Racism, attempted rape Valora Luck has two things: a ticket for the biggest and most luxurious ocean liner in the world, and a dream of leaving England behind and making a life for herself as a circus performer in New York. Much to her surprise, though, she's … Continue reading Book Review – Luck Of The Titanic by Stacey Lee

Blog Tour + Review – Lies Like Wildfire by Jennifer Lynn Alvarez

Hello everyone, It is my turn on this fabulous #WriteReads Ultimate Blog Tour for a young adult thriller that really does keep you on the edge of your seat! Lies Like Wildfire really intrigued me when I first received the invite, but it packed even more of a punch than I expected, and so that makes … Continue reading Blog Tour + Review – Lies Like Wildfire by Jennifer Lynn Alvarez

Book Review – Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

Pages: 535 Published: 20th September 2016 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Trigger warnings: Strong violence, sexual references, drug references Kaz Brekker and his crew of deadly outcasts have just pulled off a heist so daring even they didn't think they'd survive. But instead of divvying up a fat reward, they're right back to fighting for their lives. Double-crossed and badly … Continue reading Book Review – Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo