top three reads of 2018 so far

Can you believe we're already in August? I mean, what the actual f*ck???? Where the hell has this year gone? AND WHAT HAVE I EVEN DONE THIS YEAR?????? Ha ha ha *cue existential crisis* Anyway, today I thought I'd talk about some books that I absolutely love. More specifically, books that I read so far … Continue reading top three reads of 2018 so far

found: book review

Title: Found Author: Fleur Ferris Genre: Contemporary, Mystery, #LoveOzYA, Young Adult Publisher: Penguin Teen Australia Pages: 288 Buy:Book Depository (affiliate), Booktopia Synopsis: What happens when someone else’s past catches up with you?  Elizabeth Miller had lived in Deni her entire life. In a small rural town, Beth’s biggest problem is telling her protective and fiercely … Continue reading found: book review

the exact opposite of okay: book review

Title: The Exact Opposite of Okay Author: Laura Steven Genre: Contemporary, Feminism, Young Adult Publisher: Hardie Grant Egmont Pages: 335 Buy:Book Depository (affiliate), Booktopia Synopsis: Izzy O’Neill is an aspiring comic, an impoverished orphan, and a Slut Extraordinaire. Or at least, that’s what the malicious website flying round the school says. Izzy can try all … Continue reading the exact opposite of okay: book review

a thousand perfect notes: book review

Title: A Thousand Perfect Notes Author: C.G Drews Genre: Contemporary, #LoveOzYA Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 282 Buy: Book Depository (affiliate), Booktopia Synopsis: An emotionally charged story of music, abuse and, ultimately, hope. Beck hates his life. He hates his violent mother. He hates his home. Most of all, he hates the piano that his mother forces … Continue reading a thousand perfect notes: book review

amelia westlake: book review

Title: Amelia Westlake Author: Erin Gough Genre: Young Adult, #LoveOzYA, Contemporary, LGBTQIA+ Publisher: Hardie Grant Egmont Pages: 352 Buy: Book Depository (affiliate), Booktopia Synopsis: Harriet Price has the perfect life: she's a prefect at Rosemead Grammar, she lives in a mansion, and her gorgeous girlfriend is a future prime minister. So when she risks it all … Continue reading amelia westlake: book review

the poet x: book review

Title: The Poet X Author: Elizabeth Acevedo Genre: Young Adult, Verse Poetry, Contemporary, Romance Publisher: Hardie Grant Egmont Pages: 361 Buy: Book Depository (affiliate), Booktopia Synopsis: A young girl in Harlem discovers slam poetry as a way to understand her mother’s religion and her own relationship to the world. The debut novel of renowned slam … Continue reading the poet x: book review

without merit: book review

Title: Without Merit Author: Colleen Hoover Genre: New Adult, Contemporary, Mental Health Pages: 359 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Australia Synopsis: 'Not every mistake deserves a consequence. Sometimes the only thing it deserves is forgiveness.' The Voss family is anything but normal. They live in a repurposed church, newly baptized Dollar Voss. The once cancer-stricken mother lives in … Continue reading without merit: book review