Book Of The Month · Books · Contemporary · Life · Romance · Science Fiction · Young Adult Fiction

Book Of The Month, January 2016: Alienated


This month I have read 5 books towards my 36 book goal and today is all about my favourite title: Alienated by Melissa Landers Book Blurb: Two years ago, the aliens made contact. Now Cara Sweeney is going to be sharing a bathroom with one of them. Handpicked to host the first-ever L’eihr exchange student, Cara…… Continue reading Book Of The Month, January 2016: Alienated

Adventure · Books · Contemporary · Fantasy · Reviews · Romance · Science Fiction · Young Adult Fiction

Homecoming: The 100 ~ Book Review


Homecoming: The 100 by Kass Morgan Illustrated by: N/A Series: The 100 (Book #3) Published: Hodder, February 2015 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 340 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Dystopia, Post-Apocalyptic Fiction, Romance, Young Adult Fiction, Action, Adventure, Where Did I Get It? I kindly received a copy from the publisher in return…… Continue reading Homecoming: The 100 ~ Book Review

Adventure · Book Alphabet · Books · Carole's Book Alphabet · Classics · Contemporary · Epic Fantasy · Fantasy · Historical Fiction · Horror · Just For Fun · LGBTQIA · Life · Mystery · Paranormal · Paranormal Romance · Reviews · Romance · Science Fiction · Thriller · Young Adult Fiction

Carole’s Book Alphabet ~ ‘Y’ is for…


‘YA Fiction’ YA fiction (Young Adult fiction for those not familiar with the term) is one of my favourite genres. I’m fairly certain that I don’t fall into the ‘Young Adult’ category anymore (*sniff*) but that doesn’t mean I can’t read the books. Indeed, people who look down their noses at others for reading YA…… Continue reading Carole’s Book Alphabet ~ ‘Y’ is for…

Adult Fiction · Books · Reviews · What Are You Reading? · Young Adult Fiction

The Fault In Our Stars By John Green ~ A Review for #HoBBookClub


The Fault In Our Stars by John Green Illustrated by: N/A Series: N/A Published: Dutton Books, 2012 Edition: Hardcover Narrated By: N/A Length: 318 pages Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Contemporary, Teen Fiction Where Did I Get It? Borrowed from a friend. Summary (from Goodreads): Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years,…… Continue reading The Fault In Our Stars By John Green ~ A Review for #HoBBookClub

75 Book Challenge · Adult Fiction · Books · Reviews · Young Adult Fiction

The Story Sisters by Alice Hoffman ~ A Review


The Story Sisters by Alice Hoffman ~ A Review  Illustrated by: N/A Published: HarperPress 2010 Edition: Paperback Length: 325 pages Genre: Adult Fiction, YA, Mystery, Magical Realism, Contemporary, Fantasy Where Did I Get It? As a birthday present 🙂 Summary (from Goodreads): The Story Sisters, charts the lives of three sisters–Elv, Claire, and Meg. Each has…… Continue reading The Story Sisters by Alice Hoffman ~ A Review

Books · Reviews · Young Adult Fiction · Young Teen Fiction

Bone Quill (Hollow Earth #2) by John & Carole E. Barrowman ~ A Review


Bone Quill (Hollow Earth #2) by John & Carole E. Barrowman Published: Buster Books, 7th February 2013 Length: 329 pages (paperback edition) Where Did I Get It? Borrowed a copy from Liberty Summary (from Goodreads): 12-year-old twins Matt and Emily Calder are Animare: they can bring art to life and enter paintings at will. They must…… Continue reading Bone Quill (Hollow Earth #2) by John & Carole E. Barrowman ~ A Review

30 Day Book Challenge · Books · Fantasy · Young Adult Fiction

30 Day Book Challenge: Day Six


Your Favourite Young Adult (YA) Book I’ll own up now that probably 8 of 10 books I read are YA fiction or children’s novels. I just love the whimsical magic and innocence of fiction for young people that adult fiction seems to lack sometimes. Also, my favourite one changes depending on what mood I’m in…… Continue reading 30 Day Book Challenge: Day Six