Having enjoyed the Netflix Heartstopper TV adaptation, I wanted to read the source material. Continue reading This week I’m reading: Heartstopper (Volume 1) by Alice Oseman
This book deals with big issues – being who you really are; transitioning from male to female; suicide; first loves; surviving high school; LGBTQ representation; bullying; family struggles. Continue reading This week I’m reading: If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo
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
This coming-of-age YA novel packs an emotional punch. Continue reading Birthday by Meredith Russo
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
What are you reading this week? Continue reading This week I’m reading: The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna