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Freeks by Amanda Hocking REVIEW

Title: Freeks Author: Amanda Hocking Genre: Young Adult Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia Release Date: January 31st Format: Paperback Pages: 336 Source: Advanced copy for review The book was released on the 31st of January 2017. — RRP: $16.99 Links to buy (which I highly recommend you do): Bookdepository   Pan Macmillan — Freeks is a book that takes part in the Trylle world, in the spring of 1982. It is set in a small American town by the name of Cauldry,…

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Caraval by Stephanie Garber REVIEW

Title: Caraval Series: Caraval #1 Author: Stephanie Garber Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton Release Date: January 31st 2017 Format: Paperback Source: Review copy from publisher Welcome to Caraval, where nothing is quite what it seems. Scarlett has never left the tiny isle of Trisda, pining from afar for the wonder of Caraval, a once-a-year week-long performance where the audience participates in the show. Caraval is Magic. Mystery. Adventure. And for Scarlett and her beloved sister Tella it…

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Moon Chosen Blog Tour

Title: Moon Chosen Author: PC Cast Moon Chosen by PC Cast Welcome to my stop of the Moon Chosen blog tour, a book written by PC Cast. The name might seem familiar to you. She is more commonly associated with her House of Night series which was co-written. This is a great first endeavour into solo writing. Moon Chosen follows the main character Mari, who is half ‘Earth Walker’ and half ‘Companion.’ I will not reveal to you exactly what…

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Heartless by Marissa Meyer BLOG TOUR AND REVIEW

Title: Heartless Author: Marissa Meyer Genre: Young Adult Publisher: PanMacmillan Catherine may be one of the most desired girls in Wonderland and a favorite of the unmarried King, but her interests lie elsewhere. A talented baker, she wants to open a shop and create delectable pastries. But for her mother, such a goal is unthinkable for a woman who could be a queen. At a royal ball where Cath is expected to receive the King’s marriage proposal, she meets handsome…

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Empire of Storms by Sarah J Maas REVIEW

Title: Empire of Storms Series: Throne of Glass #5 Author: Sarah J. Maas Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Publisher: Bloomsbury Release Date: September 2016 The long anticipated release of the fifth instalment in the Throne of Glass series is here. Empire of Storms. And boy, was is a storm. – This review is spoiler free except for the tabs which are clearly labeled. – In short: 10 reasons why you need to read Empire of Storms/ the Throne of Glass series:…

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Good morning / afternoon / evening to all I am here today to provide my entry for the Daekora cover reveal competition. Draekora is the third book in the Medoran Chronicles by Lynette Noni, a series beloved by myself and many others. This is a competition run by Pantera Press ( find them here). To enter, I am required to address several topics found on the announcement post (on their website). These include: – Why you love the Medoran Chronicles…

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Guest Post – Author Sophie Hardcastle

Title: Breathing Under Water Author: Sophie Hardcastle Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Publisher: Hachette Australia Release Date: July 12   Hey everyone!! I have returned! I apologise for my mini hiatus but I hope to post a few more things in the coming weeks. I have been EXTREMELY busy! Alas, I have returned with a post. Sophie Hardcastle, author of Breathing Under Water, has kindly submitted this post for your enjoyment. It details her typical day when she is writing! Enjoy……

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A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J Maas REVIEW

Title: A Court of Mist and Fury Series: A Court of Thorns and Roses #2 Author: Sarah J Maas (fav) Genre: NEW ADULT fantasy Publisher: Bloomsbury Australia Release Date: May 3rd 2016 Minor A Court of Thorns and Roses spoilers  - synopsis via Goodreads  Feyre survived Amarantha's clutches to return to the Spring Court—but at a steep cost. Though she now has the powers of the High Fae, her heart remains human, and it can't forget the terrible deeds she…

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When We Collided by Emery Lord REVIEW

Title: When We Collided Author: Emery Lord Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Publisher: Bloomsbury Release Date: April 2016 We are seventeen and shattered and still dancing. We have messy, throbbing hearts, and we are stronger than anyone could ever know… Jonah never thought a girl like Vivi would come along. Vivi didn’t know Jonah would light up her world. Neither of them expected a summer like this…a summer that would rewrite their futures. In an unflinching story about new love, old…

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The Winner’s Kiss by Marie Rutkoski REVIEW (UK blog tour)

Title: The Winners Kiss Series: The Winners Trilogy #3 Author: Marie Rutkoski Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: Bloomsbury Australia Source: Review Copy [e goodreads synopsis: War has begun. Arin is in the thick of it with untrustworthy new allies and the empire as his enemy. Though he has convinced himself that he no longer loves Kestrel, Arin hasn’t forgotten her, or how she became exactly the kind of person he has always despised. She cared more for the empire than she…

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Interview with Jaclyn Moriarty- A Tangle of Gold blog tour

I had the pleasure of taking part in th Blog tour for the upcoming finale to the Colours of Madeline Trioogy, A Tangle of Gold.    Series: The Colours of Medeline #3 Release Date: February 23 Purchase link:  Publisher: PanMacmillan Australia (I have a review coming for the entire trilogy VERY SOON) Here is my Q&A with the lovely author:    (This first question was inspired by Jocie, over at (NUMBER ONE)  As I am sure you are…

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GIVEAWAY ALERT  GIVEAWAY ALERT GIVEAWAY ALERT Do you want to win not 1, not 2, not 3 but SIX BOOKS? Well, you’re in the right place!! Thanks to the amazing team at Walker Books Australia, I present to you, the opportunity to win a COMPLETE set of the newly-rebranded Mortal Instruments series!!!! So, how do you win? Well, first of all, there ARE some rules.  YOU MUST BE AN AUSTRALIAN RESIDENT. (So super sorry to all you international folks. One…

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