30 Day Challenge, Uncategorized

Day 14: A book that made you cry

The Fault in Our Stars. I'll be putting it lightly if I said this book made me cry.  I sobbed occasionally, I cried for the last quarter of the book and then, when I was finished, I think I bawled my heart out - only stopping long enough to force the book upon my sister saying "read… Continue reading Day 14: A book that made you cry

Reviews, Uncategorized

The Underground Storyteller

Book: The Underground Storyteller Author: Alex Day Pages: 290 (Paperback) Genre: Travel Age Recommendation: 12+ Published: 2014 Publisher: Alex Day The author, Alex Day, published this himself. It is available as an eBook, audiobook or paperback from his website: http://alexday.ninja/ ★★★★ “Obviously I didn’t say anything because I know it would be weird to have… Continue reading The Underground Storyteller

John Green Novels, Reviews

Will Grayson, Will Grayson

Book: Will Grayson, Will Grayson Author: John Green, David Levithan Pages: 352 Genre: YA Fiction Age Recommendation: 12+ Published: 10/05/2012 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd ISBN: 9780141346113 ★★★★★   “Maybe there's something you're afraid to say, or someone you're afraid to love, or somewhere you're afraid to go. It's gonna hurt. It's gonna hurt because it… Continue reading Will Grayson, Will Grayson

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The Spectacular Now

Book: The Spectacular Now Author: Tim Tharp Pages: 304 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult Age Recommendation: 15+ Published: 06/02/2014 Publisher: Scholastic ISBN: 9781407146454 ★★★★★ “She is drunk, not on alcohol, but on her St. Louis hopes and dreams. I wouldn’t sober her up for anything, but she doesn’t need me anymore. She can hang on to… Continue reading The Spectacular Now

John Green Novels, Reviews

Paper Towns

Book: Paper Towns Author: John Green Pages: 320 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult Novel Age Recommendation: 13+ Published: 19/12/2013 Publisher: Bloomsbury Childrens ISBN: 9781408848180 ★★★★★   “The town was paper, but the memories were not.”  Paper Towns is a coming of age story written by John Green. Quentin has always loved Margo Roth Spiegleman. Margo is… Continue reading Paper Towns