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Some Thoughts on The Truth About Alice

Note: This review contains spoilers from The Truth About Alice by Jennifer Mathieu

I’m doing it, I’m actually doing it. And by ‘it’ I mean writing a review for the first time in almost two months. 976 more words


Book Review: By Your Side by Kasie West

Title: By Your Side

Author: Kasie West

Published by: HarperTeen

About the Book from Goodreads

When Autumn Collins finds herself accidentally locked in the library for an entire weekend, she doesn’t think things could get any worse. 738 more words


Review: Tin Heart by Shivaun Plozza

Marlowe is a girl with a borrowed heart. For real. She’s also a vegan with an intensely embarrassing mother and a brother who lives by his own rules. 375 more words

Young Adult Fiction

This is for Me, But Also for You

I know there will come a day when I wish I had started this sooner. If only I had been paying closer attention from the very beginning, watching my writing grow and writing about the process of writing a novel. 574 more words

Contemporary YA

Review: Finding Felicity by Stacey Kade


Caroline Sands has never been particularly good at making friends. And her parents’ divorce and the move to Arizona three years ago didn’t help. Being the new girl is hard enough without being socially awkward too. 546 more words

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So what is NEVERLAND actually about?

When my mum called the other day to discuss the launch of my debut novel, Neverland, I assumed she wanted to talk cupcake logistics (I’ve been Pinteresting ideas; she’s been scaling them down to a workable reality). 840 more words

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Review: Troublemakers by Catherine Barter

Troublemakers by Catherine Barter

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

A book with more diversity than action which ultimately makes it a slow and quiet read a far cry from what the blurb seems to promise. 303 more words

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