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: ★★★★ “Obviously I didn’t say anything because I know it would be weird to have… Continue reading The Underground Storyteller

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

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

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


Book: Submarine Author: Joe Dunthorne Pages: 304 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult Age Recommendation: 15+ Published: 03/03/2011 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd ISBN: 9780241955154 ★★★½ “I took a photo of us, mid-embrace. When I am old and alone I will remember that I once held something truly beautiful.”    Submarine is written from the point of view… Continue reading Submarine

Looking For Alaska

Book: Looking For Alaska Author: John Green Pages: 272 Genre: Young Adult Age Recommendation: 15+ Published: 28/02/2013 Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd ISBN: 97800007523160 ★★★★★    “That didn’t happen, of course. Things never happened the way I imagined them.”   Looking For Alaska is John Green’s first novel and it was published in 2005. This story… Continue reading Looking For Alaska