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'The Baby' by Lisa Drakeford

When Olivia opens the bathroom door, the last thing she expects to see is her best friend Nicola giving birth on the floor – and to say Nicola is surprised is an understatement. 259 more words

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Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff // A sci-fi adventure that will make you think "... wait what just happened??!" in a good way

Did you know that Illuminae is considered a space opera? It makes me wonder: What makes something a “space opera”? And why is it called a “space opera” anyway? 820 more words


Fresh Romance Review

Fresh Romance by Sarah Kuhn

Synopsis: A collection of romance stories condensed into a beautifully illustrated graphic novel. The stories include witch-y high school sweethearts, a Jane Austen-esque marriage of an unwilling couple, a quest of epic match-making proportions, and the forbidden love of a princess and her servant. 463 more words

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The Truths and Lies of Ella Black by Emily Barr – Book Review (Spoiler Free)


This second novel from Emily Barr is a race-against time thriller and a true coming-of-age story. It explores the highs and lows of first love, all set under a blazing Rio sun. 310 more words

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Turtles All The Way Down - A Review

Like so many of my fellow contemporary YA readers, our gateway book into the world was a John Green one. I discovered his books after getting sucked into the YouTube universe in 2009, after accidentally stumbling on a Vlogbrothers video when I was meant to be studying for a grad school exam. 1,216 more words


Book Haul: September Book Shopping

In September I finally had my first ever book shopping in Book Depository :) I not only have a huge TBR list with the books that I own and want to read but also an enormous book shopping list. 1,353 more words


Book Review: Turtles All the Way Down

“The thing about a spiral is, if you follow it inward, it never actually ends. It just keeps tightening, infinitely.”
― John Green, Turtles All the Way Down… 1,048 more words

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