Ah, underrated books. So bittersweet. Finding an undiscovered gem is great until you realise that you have no one to share your love and feels with. So here I am, with five books/book series that I think are underrated and deserve some more loving. I did another post like this back in July last year, … Continue reading

    Title: A Darker Shade of Magic Author: V.E Schwab Genre: Adult/New Adult(?), Fantasy, Magic Publisher: Titan Books  Synopsis:  (A Darker Shade of Magic [Book 1]) Kell is one of the last travelers--magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel universes connected by one magical city. There's Grey London, dirty and boring, … Continue reading

I've seen a few booktubers and bloggers doing this recently and at first, I wasn't really interested because I didn't think I had any buzzwords, but then I actually thought about it and realised that I do, indeed, have some bookish buzzwords. If you aren't familiar with the term, bookish buzzwords are basically words or … Continue reading

    Title: The Upside of Unrequited Author: Becky Albertalli Genre: Romance, Contemporary, Young Adult Publisher: Penguin Teen Australia Pages: 336 Synopsis:Β  Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited loveβ€”she’s lived through it twenty-six times. She crushes hard and crushes often, but always in secret. Because no matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, … Continue reading

Woah, crazy. Two posts in two days, what is going on, Danielle????? Well, the lovely people at Text Publishing were kind enough to choose me as part of the big cover reveal for Claire Christian's novel, Beautiful Mess. This novel was chosen as the winner of the 2016 Text Prize, so of course, it's got … Continue reading

  The title was a bit of a mouthful, but hey at least you know what I'm talking about, right? Basically, this is just me ranting about 10 things I wish YA books would include, and YA authors would write more about. After writing all these dot points I figured that a lot of it is … Continue reading

You ever find yourself trying to recommend someone a book, and then you show them the book, and they kind of cringe/scrunch up their nose/say "but it's ugly...."? Or if that's never happened to you, then I'm sure you've at least experienced the shame that comes with reading a good book with a not so … Continue reading