Review: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

Challenge criteria: A book recommended to you by a spouse/sibling/child/parent/BFF.

Blurb:

You can’t stop the future.
You can’t rewind the past.
The only way to learn the secret is to press play.

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Review: The 12 Days of Dash and Lily by David Levithan and Rachel Cohn

This book did not fit any of my challenge criteria.

Blurb:

Dash and Lily have been dating for nearly a year, but when Lily’s beloved grandfather falls ill, the repercussions take their toll on everyone. Even though they are still together, somehow the magic has gone out of their relationship and it’s clear that Lily has fallen out of love with life.

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Dept Con 2 samples

I think I’m having a little Dept Con hangover. It was a fantastic weekend, I got to meet some incredible authors, and my TBR has had a huge boost. A month later, and I still wish I could go back.

Not only did I find some great books from my favourite authors during the talks, there were also plenty of samples lying around. I took a copy of most – the only one I left behind was The Call by Peadar Ó Guilín, which I’ve already read.

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Review: A Year and a Day by Isabelle Broom

This book did not fit any of my challenge criteria.

Disclaimer: I was sent a copy of this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. This has in no way affected my opinion of the book, nor the outcome of this review. 

Blurb:

Three different women.

Three intertwining love stories.

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Tag Thursday: The Pokemon Go Book Tag

The tags have returned, and once a month I’ll be answering some bloggish questions from around the Internet. Today it’s the Pokemon Go Book Tag. Even if we’re not playing the game as much anymore, Pokemon is always relevant, and I spent much longer than I should have during the summer walking aimlessly around Cardiff gathering as many Pokemon as I could.

It may have been deleted from my phone for a while, but it’s been a big part of my childhood. This tag came courtesy of Aentee Read at Midnight, and all header images come from her. She created the images herself (as well as the tag itself) and I have to say, they look incredible.

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