An incredible exploration of a troubled teen’s mind as it’s put through its paces in the most unlikely of situations. The Island Summary Frances is alone on a small island in the middle of the Indian Ocean. She has to find water and food. She has to survive. And when… View Post

Another great read from one of my favourite UKYA authors. Truth or Dare Summary How far is too far when it comes to the people you love? Claire Casey hates being the centre of attention. But if it means getting Sef Malik to notice her, it’s a risk she’s happy to… View Post

My first Morgan Matson book and it certainly won’t be my last. A tale of friendship, love, and learning to be brave.  Since You’ve Been Gone Summary It was Sloane who yanked Emily out of her shell and made her life 100% interesting. But right before what should have been… View Post

A stunning prequel to one of my all-time favourite series.  The Truth of Different Skies Summary What makes you abandon your world? How do you say goodbye when it’s forever?  Bea’s life is as broken as Earth has become – dry, controlled and polarized. Having never left the small town… View Post

A beautifully written and uplifting YA contemporary about love and loss.  Things I’m Seeing Without You Summary Seventeen-year-old Tess Fowler has just dropped out of high school. She can barely function after learning of Jonah’s death. Jonah, the boy she’d traded banter with over texts and heartfelt emails.  Jonah, the… View Post