The illustrations in this graphic novel are gorgeous; they grab your attention and don’t let go Continue reading Across a Field of Starlight by Blue Delliquanti
Imagine a world in which dark-skinned colonisers conquered Europe instead of white-skinned people colonising Africa… Continue reading This week I’m reading: Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman
Here’s a breakdown of the six books I read during July. Continue reading Reading Round-Up: what did you read in July?
Having enjoyed the Netflix Heartstopper TV adaptation, I wanted to read the source material. Continue reading This week I’m reading: Heartstopper Vol. 2 by Alice Oseman
May was a bumper month for reading; I got through six books, including YA fiction, a thriller, historical fiction and memoir. What have you been reading? Continue reading Reading round-up: what did you read this month?
This is a story of grief, of love and loss, of growing-up and of exploring the wilderness. It will stay with me for a long time. Continue reading This week I’m reading: The Wolf Road by Richard Lambert
These books covered everything from time travel to racism, from patriarchy to murder and all kinds of other wonderful stuff… Continue reading Reading for Pleasure in 2022: April’s books
It’s the first in the Deathless trilogy, and is being made into a film. Forna is a screenwriter as well as an author, so it only seems natural that she would also write the screenplay. Continue reading The Gilded Ones: cinematic YA fantasy