I’m Still Here – Clélie Avit

ISBN: 9781473626768. Hodder & Stoughton. 4th May 2017. Translated by Lucy Foster. With thanks to Bookbridgr for supplying my paperback copy. A modern-day Sleeping Beauty story of love and hope, for fans of Jojo Moyes. Elsa has been in a coma for five months. With all hope of reviving her gone, her family and doctors…

Clover Moon – Jacqueline Wilson

ISBN: 9780857532732. 6th October 2016. Penguin Random House UK Childrens/Doubleday Childrens. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with a copy. Clover Moon’s imagination is her best escape from a life of hardship in poverty-stricken Victorian London. When tragedy plunges her into a world of grief, Clover realizes that everything she loved about the place…

2017’s 6 Month Blog Overview.

It’s just over half way through the year, and what a great 6 months it has been! So far this year I have read a total of 48 books, with many reviews yet to go up. There’s been some really good books, and some not so really good books, but mostly I’m just thankful for…

The Stolen Child – Lisa Carey

ISBN; 9781474603805. 10 January 2017. Orion Publishing. With thanks to TBC Reviewers for supplying me with a paperback copy. St Brigid’s is a remote island off the west coast of Ireland. It is a barren place and its small community is dwindling. But according to rumour it is a magical place, home to a healing…

Sea – Sarah Driver

ISBN; 9781405284677. Published 6th April 2017 by Egmont Publishing. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with a Ecopy. In the sky, the fire spirits dance and ripple. Grandma says they showed our Tribe that I’d be a captain, before I was even born. Ever since Ma died, Mouse has looked after her little brother,…

Girl 99 – Andy Jones

ISBN; 9781503942295. Published: February 14th 2017. Lake Union Publishing. With thanks to TBC Reviewers and Andy Jones for supplying me with a paperback copy. When Tom’s girlfriend walks out on him the day before Christmas, he feels humiliated but not necessarily heartbroken. Sadie wasn’t, after all, The One. If we’re being precise, she was number…

Dream Forever – Kit Alloway

ISBN: 9781250001252. Released: 28th March 2017. St Martin’s Press. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with an e-ARC. Save Haley. Find Peregrine. Kill Feodor. Joshlyn Weaver has a list, and she’s going to check off every item or die trying. She needs to save Haley from the Death universe, hunt down her scheming grandfather,…

Imogen’s Secret – B. Fleetwood

ISBN: 9781537074399. November 13th 2016. With thanks to TBC Reviewers and B. Fleetwood for supplying me with a paperback copy. Seventeen-year-old Imogen Reiner has extraordinary abilities. She can read emotions, the coloured spectrum of auras unseen by anyone else. Struggling to know why, and unable to make sense of the mismatched memories of her past,…

Give Me A K-I-L-L – R.L. Stine

ISBN; 9781250058966. 4th April 2017. St. Martin’s Press. A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin’s Griffin. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying my ecopy. At Shadyside High, cheerleading can be a scream! For the first time since the original series, R.L. Stine brings back his most beloved characters—the cheerleaders of Shadyside High. The cheerleading squad…

Gilt Hollow – Lorie Langdon

ISBN; 9780310751854. Zonderkidz-books. 27 September 2016. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with an Ecopy. Willow Lamott’s best friend is a convicted killer, and no one in the small town of Gilt Hollow will let her forget it. Over four long years, she’s tried to fade into the background—but none of that matters when…

Decelerate Blue – Adam Rapp and Mike Cavallaro

ISBN; 9781596431096. First Second Books. February 14th 2017. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with an E-copy. The future waits for no one. In this new world, speed and efficiency are everything, and the populace zooms along in a perpetually stimulated haze. Angela thinks she’s the only person in her family—maybe the only person…

Mermaid Trouble – Andy Mulberry

ISBN; 9781542491037. Blueglass Press. 15 Jan 2017. Thanks to Netgalley for supplying my e-copy. My name is Lana Ingram, and I can tell when people are lying. It got me kicked out of high-school, go figure. My mom’s kinda weird, my sister social-media famous and my boyfriend is the best. Then Kellen shows up—tall, dark,…