Tag: young adult

Review: After the End, Amy Plum

Review: After the End, Amy Plum

Hmmmm I don’t quite know where to start with this review.  There were parts during this book that I was eye rolling in disbelief and then there were parts where I couldn’t put the book down.  My rating for this one changed continuously while reading it and even now I… Read more »

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Review: Panic, Lauren Oliver

Review: Panic, Lauren Oliver

She thought all you needed to do – all any of them needed – was to get out. But maybe you carried your demons with you everywhere, the way you carried your shadow. This was such an enjoyable and engrossing contemporary novel.  I absolutely loved the Delirium series and while Panic… Read more »

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Review: The Forever Song, Julie Kagawa

Review: The Forever Song, Julie Kagawa

The nail-biting conclusion to the Blood of Eden trilogy that started with The Immortal Rules. This story has vampires, zombies, deadly viruses and humans struggling to survive. Please note, this is the third book in the Blood of Eden trilogy, so this review contains spoilers for the earlier books. You… Read more »

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Review: Stolen Songbird, Danielle L Jensen

Review: Stolen Songbird, Danielle L Jensen

Cécile is a young girl in a society much like a French aristocracy, about to follow her mother to the big city to become a professional singer. As she travels home one evening she is kidnapped and sold to the kingdom of trolls. Trolls are confined to their city of… Read more »

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Review: Side Effects May Vary, Julie Murphy

Review: Side Effects May Vary, Julie Murphy

I really wanted to love this book. The premise appealed to me. A teenage girl gets diagnosed with terminal cancer and decides to complete a ‘bucket list’ to pack as many new experiences into her tragically short life as possible. So although it is a depressing subject, I expected the… Read more »

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Review: Into the Still Blue, Veronica Rossi

Review: Into the Still Blue, Veronica Rossi

Please note: This review is for the third book in the Under the Never Sky trilogy, and so contains spoilers for the first two books. You may wish to read my reviews for Under the Never Sky or Through the Ever Night on The Oaken Bookcase, or Leila’s Under the… Read more »

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Review: Cress, Marissa Meyer

Review: Cress, Marissa Meyer

Please note, this is a review for the third book in this series, and so contains spoilers for earlier books. You may wish to read my review of Cinder or Scarlet first, both on The Oaken Bookcase, or Philippa’s review of Cinder instead! Cinder, Scarlet, Thorne and Wolf are on… Read more »

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