Review // Better Not Pout

Title: Better Not Pout Author: Annabeth Albert Published: November 2018 Publisher: Carina Press Readership: Adult Genre: Romance, LGBTQIA+ Rating: ★★★★★ I received a copy of Better Not Pout from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. One hard-nosed military police officer. One overly enthusiastic elf. One poorly timed …

Review // Mirage

Title: Mirage Author: Somaiya Daud Published: August 2018 Publisher: Hodder & Stroughton (Hachette Australia) Readership: Young Adult Genre: Science-Fiction Rating: ★★★.5 RRP: $19.99 AUD I received a copy of Mirage from the publisher (via Netgalley) in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. The crown of Dihya had been stripped from me, my face …

Review // Tales from the Inner City

Title: Tales from the Inner City Author: Shaun Tan Published: October 2018 Publisher: Allen and Unwin Readership: Middle-Grade and up Genre: Fiction (Short Story collection) Rating: ★★★★.5 RRP: $35.00 AUD I received a copy of Tales from the Inner City from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A stunning companion …

Review // Imposters

Title: Imposters Author: Scott Westerfeld Published: September 2018 Publisher: Allen and Unwin Readership: Young Adult Genre: Dystopian/Science-Fiction Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $19.99 AUD I received a copy of Imposters from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. In a world full of social and military tech, power struggles, dictatorships, surveillance, intrigue and …

Review // The Wolf Hour

Title: The Wolf Hour Author: Sarah Myles Published: September 2018 Publisher: Allen and Unwin Readership: Adult Genre: Fiction Rating: ★★★.5 RRP: $29.99 AUD Trigger Warnings: Kidnapping, rape, child soldiers I received a copy of The Wolf Hour from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A searing contemporary thriller about an …

Review // We Three Heroes

Title: We Three Heroes (The Medoran Chronicles #4.5) Author: Lynette Noni Published: August 2018 Publisher: Pantera Press Readership: Young Adult Genre: Fantasy Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $19.99 AUD I received a copy of We Three Heroes from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. EMBRACE THE WONDER “We all have to do our part …

Review // How to Fracture a Fairy Tale

Title: How to Fracture a Fairy Tale Author: Jane Yolen Published: November 2018 Publisher: Tachyon Publishing Readership: Young Adult Genre: Fantasy Rating: ★★★.5 I received a copy of How to Fracture a Fairy Tale from Netgalley in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.   Fantasy icon Jane Yolen, adored by generations of …

Review // Fairytales for Feisty Girls

Title: Fairytales for Feisty Girls Author: Susannah McFarlane Published: September 2018 Publisher: Allen and Unwin Readership: Children Genre: Fairytales Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $24.99 AUD I received a copy of Fairytales for Feisty Girls from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Renowned girl hero and feisty author Susannah McFarlane presents an …

Review // Catching Teller Crow

Title: Catching Teller Crow Author: Ambelin Kwaymullina & Ezekiel Kwaymullina Published: September 2018 Publisher: Allen and Unwin Readership: Young Adult #loveozya Genre: Mystery, Paranormal Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $19.99 AUD I received a copy of Catching Teller Crow from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A totally addictive ghost story, crime story …

Review // All the Little Bones

Title: All the Little Bones (Circus Hearts #1) Author: Ellie Marney Published: September 2018 Publisher: Bearded Lady Press Readership: Young Adult #loveozya Genre: Dark Romance Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $4.99 AUD I received a copy of All the Little Bones from the author in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A teenage trapeze artist …