This 2017 short story collection by Carmen Maria Machado flawlessly blends elements of Sci-Fi, Horror, and Drama, leaving the reader uneasy and on edge. Written in an almost melodic way, each story delves into a different situation in which a woman has her body or sanity questioned. Unflinching in its portrayal of horror and sexual content Her body and other parties demands you question how society treats women.
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - Ransom Riggs .Publisher: Quirk BooksRelease Date: 2011Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy. Pick up your own: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Book Depository A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. And a strange collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children,… Continue reading Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children – Review (Spoilers)
Fangirl – Rainbow Rowell . Publisher: Pan Mcmillan Release Date: 2013 Genre: Young Adult . . Cath and Wren are identical twins, and until recently they did absolutely everything together. Now they're off to university and Wren's decided she doesn't want to be one half of a pair any more - she wants to dance,… Continue reading Fangirl – Review
The Sun is also a Star – Nicola Yoon . Publisher: Penguin Random House Release Date: 2016 Genre: Young Adult . . Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I’m definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy… Continue reading The Sun is also a Star – Review