Review: Trouble by Non Pratt

Challenge criteria: A book that’s been on your TBR for way too long.

Blurb:

When the entire high school finds out that Hannah Shepard is pregnant via her ex-best friend, she has a full-on meltdown in her backyard. The one witness (besides the rest of the world): Aaron Tyler, a transfer student and the only boy who doesn’t seem to want to get into Hannah’s pants.

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Review: The Other Us by Fiona Harper

Challenge criteria: A book with an eccentric character

(Disclaimer: This book was sent to me by the publisher, HQ Stories, in exchange for an honest review. This has in no way affected my opinion of the book, nor the outcome of this review.)

Blurb:

If you could turn back time, would you choose a different life?

Forty-something Maggie is facing some hard truths. Her only child has flown the nest for university and, without her daughter in the house, she’s realising her life, and her marriage to Dan, is more than a little stale.

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Review: Windfall by Jennifer E. Smith

Challenge criteria: A book published in 2017

(Disclaimer: I was sent a copy of this book by the publisher, My Kinda Book, in exchange for an honest review. This has not affected my opinion of the book, nor the outcome of this review.)

Blurb:

Alice doesn’t believe in luck—at least, not the good kind. But she does believe in love, and for some time now, she’s been pining for her best friend, Teddy. On his eighteenth birthday—just when it seems they might be on the brink of something—she buys him a lottery ticket on a lark. To their astonishment, he wins $140 million, and in an instant, everything changes.

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SundayYA Honeyz Haul

Instead of the typical book haul I’ve started posting at the end of the month, I wanted instead to take a moment to appreciate four people who have become very special to me in a very short space time.

Every Sunday, I take part in a Twitter chat called #SundayYA, headed by the lovely Rachel. Some days it’s a full blown discussion of our favourite books, others is a chat with an author, or it could be a book club meeting. (You get to be in full attendance of a book club while also sat in your PJs on the couch. What’s not to like.)

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Review: Radio Silence by Alice Oseman

Challenge criteria: A book where the main character is a different ethnicity than you.

Blurb: 

What if everything you set yourself up to be was wrong?

Frances has always been a study machine with one goal, elite university. Nothing will stand in her way; not friends, not a guilty secret – not even the person she is on the inside.

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