Top 10 Books of 2020

The best books I read in 2020, including YA, dystopian, non-fiction and romance.

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Review: Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett

A romantic YA gem that was hidden away on my TBR shelf. Starry Eyes Summary Best-friends-turned-worst-enemies Zorie and Lennon have made an art of avoiding each other. But when a group camping trip goes south, Zorie and Lennon find themselves stranded in the wilderness. Alone. Together. What could possibly go…

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Review: My Life Next Door by Huntley Fitzpatrick

A wonderful, heartfelt YA with incredible characters and a dreamy romance.  My Life Next Door Summary “One thing my mother never knew, and would disapprove of most of all, was that I watched the Garretts. All the time.” The Garretts are everything the Reeds are not. Loud, messy, affectionate. And…

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Review: Breathe by Sarah Crossan

A good, eye-opening dystopian about a world with no trees. Breathe Summary The world has no air. If you want to survive, you pay to breathe. But what if you can’t? And what if you think everything could be different? Three teens will leave everything they know behind in Sarah…

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New Obsession: Paige Toon

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…

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