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Street Song blog tour: Review + Author Q&A

Hey guys, today is my slot on the Street Song blog tour and I’ve got a review and author Q&A for you all! This is actually the first blog tour I’ve ever taken part in so I was thrilled when Black and White publishing got in touch. These were the lovely promo materials they sent me:… Continue reading Street Song blog tour: Review + Author Q&A

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Book review: Orangeboy by Patrice Lawrence

Author: Patrice Lawrence Pages: 448 Genre: Contemporary, YA, Mystery Publication Date: 2nd June 2016 Read: April 2nd – April 5th Rating:    ‘My life had always been too full of him, his street life, his accident, his recovery. It was like my family was plugged into our own Matrix and Andre was the Architect’ This book… Continue reading Book review: Orangeboy by Patrice Lawrence

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Book review: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson Pages: 111 Genre: Mystery, Suspense Publication date: 5th January 1886 Read: 27th – 29th January 2017 Rating: “Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.” This was originally published as a ‘shilling shocker’, but… Continue reading Book review: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

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Book review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of The Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz

Author: Benjamin Alire Saenz Pages: 359 Genre: Contemporary, Romance Publication date: 21st February 2012 Read: 17th – 19th January 2017 Rating:    “I got to thinking that poems were like people. Some people you got right off the bat. Some people you just didn’t get – and never would get.” I’d seen people raving about… Continue reading Book review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of The Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz

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Book review: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Author: Rainbow Rowell Pages: 445 Genre: Contemporary, Romance, Humour Publication date: 10th September 2013 Read: 14th-16th January Rating:  “Sometimes writing is running downhill, your fingers jerking behind you on the keyboard the way your legs do when they can’t quite keep up with gravity.” This book focuses on our main character Cath, as she and her… Continue reading Book review: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

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Book review: The Blazing Star by Imani Josey

Genres: YA fantasy, Historical fiction Publication date: 6th December 2016 Pages: 329 Rating:  What piqued my interest: Time-travel and cover porn *I received this copy from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review* I normally like to start my reviews with a quote, but I honestly couldn’t find a single line in this book… Continue reading Book review: The Blazing Star by Imani Josey

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Book review: The Wangs vs. The World by Jade Chang

I received this copy from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. “Love saves you, as long as there’s a you to be saved.” When I started this novel, the first thing I noticed was that it’s incredibly character-driven. Which didn’t bode too well because I didn’t like the characters. The Wangs vs. The World… Continue reading Book review: The Wangs vs. The World by Jade Chang