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Why I read YA (even though I turn 30 next month)

So, first of all, we all have heard of Young Adult Fiction and just as a recap Wikipedia describes it as Young adult fiction (YA) is a category of fiction published for readers in their youth. YA books are catered towards readers from 12 to 18 years of age. While the genre is targeted to teenagers, approximately half of YA… Continue reading Why I read YA (even though I turn 30 next month)

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: 30th May

Which means it's time for another WWW Wednesday. WWW Wednesday is a weekly tag hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, you just answer the following questions: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? 1. What are you currently reading? I'm currently reading Glass… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: 30th May

Book Reviews

The Exact Opposite of Okay: Book Review

Book title: The Exact Opposite of Okay Author: Laura Steven Genre: Contemporary, Feminism Target Audience: Young Adult “What do I want to be now? Bold. Fierce. Honest. A fighter. A revolutionary. A bitch. Because the way the world treats teenage girls – as sluts, as objects, as bitches – is not okay. It’s the exact… Continue reading The Exact Opposite of Okay: Book Review

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: 9th May

Good day geeks! 🤓 It’s that time again, It's WWW Wednesday. YAY WWW Wednesday is a weekly tag hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, you just answer the following questions: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? 1. What are you currently reading? This week… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: 9th May

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – 2nd May

Good day geeks! 🤓 It’s that time again, It's WWW Wednesday WWW Wednesday is a weekly tag hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, you just answer the following questions: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? 1. What are you currently reading? I am currently… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 2nd May

Book Reviews

Queen of Shadows: Book Review

Book Title: Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass #4) Author: Sarah J Maas Genre: Fantasy Target Audience: YA “She was fire, and light, and ash, and embers. She was Aelin Fireheart, and she bowed for no one and nothing, save the crown that was hers by blood and survival and triumph.” I need to know… Continue reading Queen of Shadows: Book Review

Book Reviews

Crown of Midnight: Book Review

Book Title: Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) Author: Sarah J Maas Genre: Fantasy Target Audience: YA But death was her curse and her gift, and death had been her good friend these long, long years. Since it's book two of seven I think that's reason enough 😁 Crowned by Evil. Bound by Duty. Divided… Continue reading Crown of Midnight: Book Review

Book Reviews

Heir of Fire: Book Review

Book Title: Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass #3) Author: Sarah J Maas Genre: Fantasy Target Audience: YA To whatever end Book three in the Throne of Glass series I've been told is where the story truly gets going and on that basis, I have to carry on. Plus the first two were really good.… Continue reading Heir of Fire: Book Review