Hey guys! I started writing this post a couple of days ago, and only realised today that it's actually Mental Health Awareness week. It's important to talk about mental health and not feel ashamed about the issues you might be facing - you're not alone. If you're struggling, reach out to family and friends, and … Continue reading YA Books About Anxiety
Hey guys! This must be the first time in all of the years I've been blogging that except for one, all of my posts this month have been book reviews. I'm glad I managed to finish some reviews that had been in my drafts for little while! September Blog Posts Murder on the Orient Express … Continue reading September 2019 Wrap-Up!
Hey guys! October's going to be a busy month, so I'm pretty sure I'm not going to have a lot of reading time. Here are a couple books I'm really looking forward to reading though: Wayward Son (Carry On #2) by Rainbow Rowell I've lost count of the number of times I've spoken about how … Continue reading October TBR!
Genre: Graphic Novel, YA Contemporary Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books Publication Date: 5th September, 2019 My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Synopsis: Deja and Josiah are seasonal best friends. Every autumn, all through high school, they’ve worked together at the best pumpkin patch in the whole wide world. (Not many people know that the best pumpkin patch in … Continue reading Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell & Faith Erin Hicks | Book Review
Genre: YA Contemporary, Mental Health Publisher: Atom Publication Date: 24th September, 2019 My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ & 1/2 Goodreads Synopsis: Trapped in sunny, stifling, small-town suburbia, seventeen-year-old Morgan knows why she’s in therapy. She can’t count the number of times she’s been the only non-white person at the sleepover, been teased for her “weird” outfits, and been … Continue reading Who Put This Song On? by Morgan Parker | Book Review
Hey guys! Ever since I got my new bookcases, I haven't really wanted to buy any more books (am I allowed to say that as a bookworm? I feel like that might be worse than saying I prefer a movie adaptation over the book). It's not that I don't want more books, but ever since I … Continue reading Treat Your Shelf | September
Genre: Contemporary YA Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers Publication Date: February 14th, 2017 My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Synopsis: You go through life thinking there’s so much you need… Until you leave with only your phone, your wallet, and a picture of your mother. Marin hasn’t spoken to anyone from her old life since the … Continue reading We Are Okay by Nina LaCour | Book Review
Genre: Classic Mystery Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Publication Date: Originally 1st January, 1934 My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Synopsis: What more can a mystery addict desire than a much-loathed murder victim found aboard the luxurious Orient Express with multiple stab wounds, thirteen likely suspects, an incomparably brilliant detective in Hercule Poirot, and the most ingenious crime … Continue reading Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie | Book Review
Hey guys! I love it when my FairyLoot box arrives - it brings a little bit of unexpected joy to my day. The book in this box was actually one I was looking at buying, so it arrived just in time before I did. Nine-tailed Fox Mug Rug - this fabric coaster was inspired by … Continue reading FairyLoot Unboxing | July
Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: Balzer + Bray Publication Date: 4th June, 2019 My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Synopsis: Emma Saylor doesn’t remember a lot about her mother, who died when she was ten. But she does remember the stories her mom told her about the big lake that went on forever, with cold, clear water and … Continue reading The Rest of the Story by Sarah Dessen | Book Review