undying: book review

Title: Undying Author: Amie Kaufman & Meghan Spooner Genre: Young Adult, Sci-Fi Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 384 Buy: Book Depository (affiliate), Booktopia Synopsis:  Trapped aboard the Undying's ancient spaceship and reeling from what they've learned there, scavenger Mia and academic Jules are plunged into a desperate race to warn their home planet of the … Continue reading undying: book review

girls of paper and fire: book review

Title: Girls of Paper and Fire Author: Natasha Ngan Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, LGBTQIA+ Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 383 Buy: Book Depository (affiliate), Booktopia Synopsis: Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It's the highest honor they could hope for...and the most cruel. But this year, there's a … Continue reading girls of paper and fire: book review

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

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