Review: A Secret Beat

  Title: A Secret Beat Author: Rebecca Denton Publisher: Atom Format: E-ARC via Netgalley Publication Date: 3rd May 2018 Rating: 2 Stars Summary You’ve got one shot… Alexia Falls is eighteen, living in her parents’ New York penthouse and working with superstar boyband The Keep. But with her heart set on independence and a career behind the camera, she trades … More Review: A Secret Beat

Review: Goodbye, Perfect – by Sara Barnard

  Title: Goodbye, Perfect Author: Sara Barnard Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books Format: E-ARC via Netgalley Publication Date: 8th February 2018 (UK) Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Amazon UK – Waterstones – Book Depository Summary When I was wild, you were steady . . . Now you are wild – what am I? Eden McKinley knows she can’t count on much … More Review: Goodbye, Perfect – by Sara Barnard

Review: The Poet X

  Title: The Poet X Author: Elizabeth Acevedo Publisher: Electric Monkey Format: E-ARC via Netgalley Publication Date: 3rd May 2018 Rating: 4.5 Stars – Amazon UK – Waterstones – Book Depository – Wordery –  Summary A young girl in Harlem discovers slam poetry as a way to understand her mother’s religion and her own relationship to the world. Debut … More Review: The Poet X

Review: Starfish – by Akemi Dawn Bowman

  Title: Starfish Author: Akemi Dawn Bowman Publisher: Ink Road Format: E-ARC via Netgalley Publication Date: 5th April 2018 Rating: 4 Stars Amazon UK – Waterstones – Book Depository Summary Kiko Himura has always had a hard time saying exactly what she’s thinking. With a mother who makes her feel unremarkable and a half-Japanese heritage she doesn’t quite understand, Kiko prefers to keep … More Review: Starfish – by Akemi Dawn Bowman

Review: Leah on the Offbeat – by Becky Albertalli

  Title: Leah on the Offbeat Author: Becky Albertalli Publisher: Penguin Format: E-ARC via Netgalley Publication Date: 3rd May 2018 Rating: 4.5 Stars – Waterstones – Amazon UK – Book Depository – Wordery – Summary Leah Burke—girl-band drummer, master of deadpan, and Simon Spier’s best friend from the award-winning Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda—takes center stage in this … More Review: Leah on the Offbeat – by Becky Albertalli

Review: Renegades – by Marissa Meyer

  Title: Renegades Author: Marissa Meyer Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books Format: E-ARC via Netgalley Publication Date: 5th April 2018 Rating: 5 Stars Summary Secret Identities. Extraordinary Powers. She wants vengeance. He wants justice. The Renegades are a syndicate of prodigies — humans with extraordinary abilities — who emerged from the ruins of a crumbled society and established peace and … More Review: Renegades – by Marissa Meyer