The Taste of Blue Light

A taste of blue Light - Lydia Ruffles When Netgalley sent me an email saying I could have a copy of this, they sold it to me by including a quote from Louise O'Neill (who I adore) and by saying this book was what YA would be if Sylvia Plath wrote it and well I… Continue reading The Taste of Blue Light

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Sofia Khan is not Obliged

Sofia Khan is Not Obliged - Aiysha Malik Note to self, read more about non white people. "Brilliant idea! Excellent! Muslim dating? Well, I had no idea you were allowed to date.' Then he leaned towards me and looked at me sympathetically. 'Are your parents quite disappointed?' Unlucky in love once again after her possible-marriage-partner-to-be… Continue reading Sofia Khan is not Obliged

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The Drowning of Arthur Braxton

The Drowning of Arthur Braxton - Caroline Smailes. This isn't the weirdest book I've ever read, but it is certainly unique and that is why I am telling all of you that you have to go and read it! An urban fairy tale from the acclaimed author of 99 Reasons Why. Arthur Braxton runs away… Continue reading The Drowning of Arthur Braxton

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Lorali - Laura Dockrill Laura Dockrill is a name you hear bandied about a lot, I'm forever being told that she's a genius, but don't know very much about her, which is why I was so excited to see a copy of her latest book, Lorelai come into my possession. Colourful, raw, brave, rich and… Continue reading Lorali

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A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls - Patrick Ness Oh dear God, I was not expecting to cry as much as I did reading this, I was not expecting to get so immersed and I was a bit unprepared for this book and so, I want to try and make your life as easy as possible by preparing… Continue reading A Monster Calls

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My sister lives on the mantelpiece

My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece - Annabel Pitcher I remember when I read Ketchup Clouds by the same author back last year, that I really wanted to review it because it is all kinds of awesome and I don't know if I can rest without everyone reading it, but reviewing it would have given… Continue reading My sister lives on the mantelpiece