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Review: The Twelve-Fingered Boy – John Hornor Jacobs

Review: The Twelve-Fingered Boy – John Hornor Jacobs

Synopsis from Goodreads. Fifteen-year-old fast-talking Shreve doesn’t mind juvie. He’s good at dealing contraband candy, and three meals a day is more than his drunk mother provided. In juvie, the rules never change and everyone is the same. In juvie, Shreve has life figured out. So when he’s assigned a strangely silent and vulnerable new … Continue reading

Review: Unrest – Michelle Harrison

Review: Unrest – Michelle Harrison

Synopsis from Goodreads Seventeen-year-old Elliott hasn’t slept properly for months. Not since the accident that nearly killed him. Sometimes he half-wakes, paralysed, while shadowy figures move around him. Other times he is the one moving around while his body lies asleep on the bed. His doctors say sleep paralysis and out-of-body experiences are harmless – … Continue reading

Review: Scarlet – Marissa Meyer

Review: Scarlet – Marissa Meyer

Synopsis from Goodreads. Cinder, the cyborg mechanic, returns in the second thrilling installment of the bestselling Lunar Chronicles. She’s trying to break out of prison—even though if she succeeds, she’ll be the Commonwealth’s most wanted fugitive. Halfway around the world, Scarlet Benoit’s grandmother is missing. It turns out there are many things Scarlet doesn’t know … Continue reading

Review: Night Beach by Kirsty Eagar

Review: Night Beach by Kirsty Eagar

Synopsis from Goodreads. Imagine there is someone you like so much that just thinking about them leaves you desperate and reckless. You crave them in a way that’s not rational, not right, and you’re becoming somebody you don’t recognise, and certainly don’t respect, but you don’t even care. And this person you like is unattainable. … Continue reading

Review: Burn Mark- Laura Powell

Review: Burn Mark- Laura Powell

Synopsis from Goodreads. Glory is from a family of witches and lives beyond the law. She is desperate to develop her powers and become a witch herself. Lucas is the son of the Chief Prosecutor for the Inquisition—the witches’ mortal enemy—and his privileged life is very different to the forbidden world that he lives alongside. … Continue reading

Review: Preloved – Shirley Marr

Review: Preloved – Shirley Marr

Synopsis From Goodreads. If you had a second chance at love, would you do it all over again? Amy has enough to deal with for one lifetime. A superstitious Chinese mother. A best friend whose mood changes as dramatically as her hair colour. A reputation for being strange. The last thing she needs is to … Continue reading