Book Reviews 2014 · Dystopian Books · Young Adult Book Reviews

‘Insurgent’ by Veronica Roth

One choice can transform you – or it can destroy you. In times of war sides must be chosen and secrets will emerge. Tris has already paid a terrible price for survival and is wracked by haunting guilt. But radical new discoveries and shifting relationships mean that she must fully embrace her Divergence – even… Continue reading ‘Insurgent’ by Veronica Roth

Book Reviews 2014 · Contemporary Books · Magical Realism and Speculative Books · Young Adult Book Reviews

‘If I Stay’ by Gayle Forman

A cold February morning… A snowy road… And suddenly all of Mia’s choices are gone. Except one. As alone as she’ll ever be, Mia must make the most difficult choice of all. 4.5 Stars (Rounded to 5) ‘If I Stay’ by Gayle Forman is a book which I felt I had to read after seeing… Continue reading ‘If I Stay’ by Gayle Forman

TBRs and Hauls

My ‘To Be Read’ List Summer 2014

I usually have a lot of books on the go, and what with it being summer, my TBR list is absolutely huge! So here is a sample of books I am halfway through, or plan to read this summer (I am reading some of these for the umpteenth time!): ‘If I Stay’ – Gayle Forman… Continue reading My ‘To Be Read’ List Summer 2014

Book Reviews 2014 · Contemporary Books · Young Adult Book Reviews

‘We Were Liars’ by E. Lockhart

We are liars We are beautiful and privileged We are cracked and broken A tale of love and romance A tale of tragedy Which are lies? Which is truth? You decide 5 Stars ‘We Were Liars’ is a book which I had read a great deal of positive reviews about, but I wasn’t sure if it… Continue reading ‘We Were Liars’ by E. Lockhart


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