Review: Clean by Juno Dawson

Published in April 2018 by Quercus Children’s Books / 400 pages Opening sentence: “Face-down on leather.”  This was a book I’d heard good things about, but didn’t actually know much about. For some reason I thought it was a biography, then picked it up and discovered it’s fiction and actually published as YA, despite its […]

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Review: We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

We Were Liars by E. Lockhart Opening sentence: “Welcome to the beautiful Sinclair family.” I listened to this on audiobook, and the American narrator, Ariadne Meyers, really helped to capture the tone of this Young Adult book. I’d heard a lot of good things about it, so was intrigued to see why. But… there’s no […]

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Review: Caraval

Caraval by Stephanie Garber Opening sentence: “It took seven years to get the letter right.” This is a book I heard about due to Bookstagram (Instagram accounts dedicated purely to books.) For a while, it was the only book popping up on my feed, I seemed to be the only person in the book-world not […]

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