‘The Future of Us’ by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler [Book Review]

A couple of weeks ago I was in a bookshop perusing the shelves when I stumbled across a book by Jay Asher, author of Thirteen Reasons Why, that I had never heard of: The Future of Us. The premise immediately grabbed my attention, and I naturally bought and devoured it for the 2017 Reading Challenge. Title: The … More ‘The Future of Us’ by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler [Book Review]

‘This Mortal Coil’ by Emily Suvada [Book Review]

Whilst on holiday in Greece last month, I began reading an ARC I had been saving for my trip abroad: This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada for the 2017 Reading Challenge. Having picked up a proof copy at YALC (thanks, Penguin!) I was immediately intrigued by the premise: DNA/coding is something I’ve not heard much about, … More ‘This Mortal Coil’ by Emily Suvada [Book Review]

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books I Want My Future Children To Read

November 14: Top Ten Books I Want My Future Children To Read Despite being a long way off possibly having children, we’ll assume for the purpose of this post that I do have kids down the road. I picked ten books/series that I loved when I was younger that I would also like my children … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books I Want My Future Children To Read

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Characters Who Would Make Great Leaders

November 7: Top Ten Characters Who Would Make Great Leaders For this prompt I picked ten child or young adult characters who I believe would have a positive impact on society (if it were possible for fictional characters to have physical effects) thanks to their individual experiences. 1. Izzy O’Neill (The Exact Opposite Of Okay by … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Characters Who Would Make Great Leaders