Book Review, Young Adult

Frankly in Love; Review

🌟🌟 / 5 Frankly in Love by David Yoon Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis (from Goodreads) High school senior Frank Li is a Limbo–his term for Korean-American kids who find themselves caught between their parents’ traditional expectations and their own Southern California upbringing. His parents have one rule when it comes to romance–“Date Korean”–which proves… Continue reading Frankly in Love; Review

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Book Review, Young Adult

Letting Go; Review

🌟🌟🌟 / 5 Letting Go by Cat Clarke Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis (from Goodreads) When Agnes made a promise to her girlfriend Ellie, she thought they would be together forever. One year later, Agnes is keeping that promise and it's put her in a situation she never could have predicted; climbing a desolate mountain,… Continue reading Letting Go; Review

Book Review, Young Adult

Witch, Please; Review

🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 / 5 Witch, Please! By Sonia Lazo Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis (from Goodreads) There's more than one way to be a witch! Some witches harness the properties of herbs and crystals, and some craft their own spells and rituals for empowerment and success; some dress all in black, and some prefer a more… Continue reading Witch, Please; Review

Book Review, Young Adult

Chinglish; Review

🌟🌟🌟 / 5 Chinglish by Sue Cheung Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis (from Goodreads) It is difficult trying to talk in our family cos: a) Grandparents don’t speak English at all b) Mum hardly speaks any English c) Me, Bonny and Simon hardly speak Chinese d) Dad speaks Chinese and good English – but doesn’t… Continue reading Chinglish; Review

Anticipated Reads, Young Adult

Most anticipated September reads

Which books are you waiting desperately for this month? Here are eight books I'm really excited to read! I've listed them in order of their UK publication date. 3rd of September The Girl The Sea Gave Back by Adrienne Young The Lady Rogue by Jenn Bennett 10th of September A Treason of Thorns by Laura… Continue reading Most anticipated September reads

Challenges, Recommendations

#AugustLibrary19; POC on the cover

Today's prompt for #AugustLibrary19 (the challenge Anniek & I are hosting on Instagram) is POC on the cover. Books with a person or people of colour displayed on the covers. Here are some recommendations for this prompt, if I haven't read them myself I have been recommended these books by trusted friends.》The Hate U Give… Continue reading #AugustLibrary19; POC on the cover

Top Ten Tuesday, Young Adult

Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Redesigns

Top Ten Tuesday was started way back in June 2010 by The Broke and The Bookish because of a love of lists and books. In January 2018 it was taken over by That Artsy Reader Girl. Jana assigns each Tuesday a different topic for discussion, she has a scheduled lists of topics on her blog.… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Redesigns