You know when you read a book and it's so great that you want to read every other book like it? No? Just me? Well, today, I shall be sharing a few recommendations of lesser-known books that are similar to some popular books. And if that didn't make any sense, then basically if you like … Continue reading

  Title: The Hate U Give Author: Angie Thomas Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult Publisher: Walker Books Australia Pages: 438 Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs. The uneasy balance between them is shattered when Starr is the only … Continue reading

Do you ever look at your bookshelves and think 'damn, I've had these books for a while and somehow still haven't read them'? I admit I do this way too often, especially because there are quite a lot of books I, for some reason, still haven't picked up. So, today I wanted to share ten … Continue reading

Since it's Valentine's Day I thought I would share some super cute, heartwarming, totally full of feels, contemporaries, because why the hell not? I don't think Valentine's Day is a big thing anymore, at least not in Australia. Or maybe it's just because I don't really do anything for Valentine's Day anymore, mainly because my … Continue reading

Title: Our Own Private Universe Author: Robin Talley Genre: Romance, Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQIA+ Pages: 376 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Australia Synopsis: Fifteen-year-old Aki Simon has a theory. And it's mostly about sex. No, it isn't that kind of theory. Aki already knows she's bisexual—even if, until now, it's mostly been in the hypothetical sense. Aki … Continue reading

Title: Everything Leads To You Author: Nina Lacour Genre: Romance, Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQIA+ Publisher: Speak Pages: 336 Synopsis: Just out of high school, Emi Price is a talented young set designer already beginning to thrive in the L.A. film scene. But her artistic eye has failed her in one key area: helping her to … Continue reading