Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books I Read in 2016

As I’m writing this I’m feeling a tiny bit defeated. It may have been my best ever book-reading year with a total of 46 under my belt, but I had really wanted to manage a book a week! I never want to put too much pressure on myself to read…

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Be inspired: Patrick Ness, Malorie Blackman, James Dawson & Catherine Johnson talk all things YA

Four top YA authors discuss writing, reading and why YA in an inspirational talk at Waterstone’s to celebrate the launch of Love Hurts. On 12 February, two days before Valentine’s Day, I headed over to Waterstones Piccadilly excited to listen to a talk with four amazing authors who each contributed…

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Boys Don’t Cry by Malorie Blackman review

Boys Don’t Cry – Malorie Blackman Boys Don’t Cry is the first book I’ve read by Malorie Blackman, and I loved it, so much so that I read it in two days (and it wasn’t even the weekend). The story follows the emotional journey of a young aspiring journalist who…

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