A dystopian with a fantasy twist that questions what the world would become if humans conquered death. Scythe Summary Thou shalt kill. A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now scythes are the only ones… View Post

I had been hearing about Paige Toon for years, but until recently I never got round to picking up any of her books. When she released a YA contemporary in 2014 called The Accidental Life of Jessie Jefferson, I still wasn’t convinced she’d be my kind of author, because the… View Post

If you’re reading this and you’re in your first trimester, congratulations! It probably doesn’t feel real just yet, does it? And if you’re not pregnant but here to read about the first trimester anyway, then hi too! I am going to start by saying that before I was pregnant, I… View Post

Today I’m kicking off a competition to say thanks for all your support – I’ve just reached 1,000 followers on Instagram which is so nice of everyone! I’ve been collecting things for this giveaway for a little while, and now seems like a great time to finally give one of… View Post

My favourite Sarah Dessen yet. I devoured it.  Saint Anything Summary Peyton, Sydney’s charismatic older brother, has always been the star of the family, receiving the lion’s share of their parents’ attention and – lately -concern. When Peyton’s increasingly reckless behavior culminates in an accident, a drunk driving conviction, and… View Post