Contemporary · Young Adult

Secret Admirers and Witty Banter // Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum

Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum Publisher: Delacorte Press (5th Apr 2016) Blurb: Everything about Jessie is wrong. At least, that’s what it feels like during her first week at her new ultra-intimidating prep school in Los Angeles. Just when she’s thinking about hightailing it back to Chicago—the closest place she has to something… Continue reading Secret Admirers and Witty Banter // Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum

Contemporary · Young Adult

Fanfiction and Sassy Comebacks // Scarlett Epstein Hates it Here by Anna Breslaw

Scarlett Epstein Hates It Here by Anna Breslaw Publisher: Razorbill (19th Apr 2016) Blurb: Meet Scarlett Epstein, BNF (Big Name Fan) in her online community of fanfiction writers, world-class nobody at Melville High. Her best (read: only) IRL friends are Avery, a painfully shy and annoyingly attractive bookworm, and Ruth, her weed-smoking, possibly insane seventy-three-year-old… Continue reading Fanfiction and Sassy Comebacks // Scarlett Epstein Hates it Here by Anna Breslaw

Fantasy · Young Adult

Welsh Kings and Forbidden Kisses // The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater

The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater Publisher: Scholastic UK (26th Apr 2016) Blurb: All her life, Blue has been warned that she will cause her true love’s death. She doesn’t believe in true love and never thought this would be a problem, but as her life becomes caught up in the strange and sinister world… Continue reading Welsh Kings and Forbidden Kisses // The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater

Young Adult

Bookevin Chats with Evelyn Skye!

What’s up, chicken nuggets? I was lucky enough to get an interview with the wonderful Evelyn Skye, author of the spellbinding The Crown’s Game which was out a couple of months ago. We chatted about her debut novel, Hogwarts houses and Russian literature and history! If you’ve not read The Crown’s Game and you’re keen to discover what… Continue reading Bookevin Chats with Evelyn Skye!

Young Adult

Summer Love and Grilled Cheese // Sing by Vivi Greene

Sing by Vivi Greene Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books (2nd Jun 2016) Blurb: America’s most famous pop star flees the spotlight to recover from her latest break-up in Maine – only to fall for a local boy and be faced with an impossible choice at the end of the summer: her new guy, or her music.… Continue reading Summer Love and Grilled Cheese // Sing by Vivi Greene

Young Adult

Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Bookish Facts about Me

Hello, chickens. I’m back with this week’s Top Ten Tuesday. Once again, thanks to the lovely lot over at The Broke and the Bookish! 1. I am a proud Ravenclaw! According to Pottermore, my Hogwarts house is Ravenclaw, where the colours blue and bronze look fucking good on us and we cherish wisdom, intelligence and creativity.… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Bookish Facts about Me

Young Adult

Forbidden Love and Spellbinding Magic // The Forbidden Wish by Jessica Khoury

The Forbidden Wish by Jessica Khoury Publisher: Razorbill (23rd Feb 2016) Blurb: She is the most powerful Jinni of all. He is a boy from the streets. Their love will shake the world… When Aladdin discovers Zahra’s jinni lamp, Zahra is thrust back into a world she hasn’t seen in hundreds of years—a world where… Continue reading Forbidden Love and Spellbinding Magic // The Forbidden Wish by Jessica Khoury