Top 10 Tuesday: Favourite Beach Reads

This week is a freebie week for TTT so I've decided to do my top 10 favourite beach reads! Whenever I go on holiday - or simply sit in the sun in my back garden - I obviously always love to have a good book. (Who doesn't, right?) 1. The Summer I Turned Pretty trilogy … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Favourite Beach Reads

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Book Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Title: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Author: Benjamin Alire Sáenz Publisher: Simon & Schuster Publishing date: 2012 Pages: 359 Price: £5.59 ISBN: 9781442408937 Summary: Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet … Continue reading Book Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Book review: The Sky is Everywhere

Title: The Sky is Everywhere Author: Jandy Nelson Publisher: Walker Books Ltd. Published: 2010 Pages: 312 Price: £5.59 on Amazon ISBN: 9781406354386 Summary: Seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker, bookworm and band geek, plays second clarinet and spends her time tucked safely and happily in the shadow of her fiery older sister, Bailey. But when Bailey dies abruptly, … Continue reading Book review: The Sky is Everywhere

Book review: Extraordinary Means

Title: Extraordinary Means Author: Robyn Schneider Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK Ltd Published: 2015 Pages: 324 Price: £7.99 ISBN: 9781471115486 Summary: At seventeen, overachieving Lane finds himself at Latham House, a sanatorium for teens suffering from an incurable strain of tuberculosis. Part hospital and part boarding school, Latham is a place of endless rules and confusing … Continue reading Book review: Extraordinary Means

Book review: Frankenstein

Title: Frankenstein Author: Mary Shelley Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Limited Published: 1993 Pages: 170 Price: £1.99 ISBN: 9781853260230 Summary: Frankenstein tells the story of committed science student Victor Frankenstein. Obsessed with discovering the cause of generation and life and bestowing animation upon lifeless matter, Frankenstein assembles a human being from stolen body parts but; upon bringing … Continue reading Book review: Frankenstein

Book review: Wuthering Heights

Title: Wuthering Heights Author: Emily Bronte Publisher: White’s books Published: 2010 Pages: 355 Price: £6.99 ISBN: 9780956266842   Summary: Wuthering Heights is a wild, passionate story of the intense and almost demonic love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, a foundling adopted by Catherine's father. After Mr Earnshaw's death, Heathcliff is bullied and humiliated by Catherine's brother … Continue reading Book review: Wuthering Heights