Invincible Summer by Alice Adams – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Four friends. Twenty years. One unexpected journey. Eva, Benedict, Sylvie and Lucien graduate in 1998, into a world on the brink of the new millennium. Hopelessly in love with playboy Lucien and keen to shrug off the socialist politics of her childhood, Eva breaks away to work at a big bank. Benedict, … Continue reading Invincible Summer by Alice Adams – Book Review

‘Words in Deep Blue’ by Cath Crowley – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Sometimes love is written in the margins ... Two teens find their way back to each other in a bookstore full of secrets and crushes, grief and hope - and letters hidden between the pages. Years ago, Rachel had a crush on Henry Jones. The day before she moved away, she tucked … Continue reading ‘Words in Deep Blue’ by Cath Crowley – Book Review

‘Dry’ by Neal and Jarrod Shusterman – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads When the California drought escalates to catastrophic proportions, one teen is forced to make life and death decisions for her family in this harrowing story of survival from New York Times bestselling author Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman. The drought—or the Tap-Out, as everyone calls it—has been going on for a while … Continue reading ‘Dry’ by Neal and Jarrod Shusterman – Book Review

‘Floored’ by Sara Barnard, Holly Bourne, Tanya Byrne, Non Pratt, Melinda Salisbury, Lisa Williamson and Eleanor Wood – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads The Breakfast Club meets One Day in Floored, a unique collaborative novel by seven bestselling and award-winning YA authors: Sara Barnard, Holly Bourne, Tanya Byrne, Non Pratt, Melinda Salisbury, Lisa Williamson and Eleanor Wood. When they got in the lift, they were strangers (though didn't that guy used to be on TV?): Sasha, who is desperately … Continue reading ‘Floored’ by Sara Barnard, Holly Bourne, Tanya Byrne, Non Pratt, Melinda Salisbury, Lisa Williamson and Eleanor Wood – eARC Book Review

‘The Wicked Deep’ by Shea Ernshaw – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Hocus Pocus and Practical Magic meets the Salem Witch trials in this haunting story about three sisters on a quest for revenge - and how love may be the only thing powerful enough to stop them. Welcome to the cursed town of Sparrow… Two centuries ago, in the small, isolated town, three … Continue reading ‘The Wicked Deep’ by Shea Ernshaw – Book Review

‘Are We Nearly There Yet’ by Lucy Vine – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Alice is turning thirty and is stuck in a rut. Her friends are all coupling up and settling down, while she's still working as a temp, trying (and failing) not to shag her terrible ex, getting thrown out of clubs, and accidentally sexting her boss... She decides to throw caution to the … Continue reading ‘Are We Nearly There Yet’ by Lucy Vine – eARC Book Review