REVIEW: THE HAZEL WOOD BY MELISSA ALBERT

This is going to be one of those times where I have to put some serious effort into reigning myself in. This book. Was. Incredible. The Hazel Wood tells the story of Alice Proserpine, the granddaughter of Althea, the infamous author […]

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REVIEW: STILL ME BY JOJO MOYES

Still Me is the third and final instalment of the Me Before You series by Jojo Moyes. I read Me Before You sometime in 2015, a few years after it was released and although it truly wrecked my entire being, […]

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REVIEW: BORN A CRIME BY TREVOR NOAH

“I don’t regret anything I’ve ever done in life, any choice that I’ve made. But I’m consumed with regret for the things I didn’t do, the choices I didn’t make, the things I didn’t say. We spend so much time […]

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LIFE UPDATE: I STILL EXIST

I’M ALIVE. Here’s some photographic evidence of my existence. There’s more of that over on my instagram – @palegoldpages. Okay, so I may have momentarily fallen off the grid there, but I’m back and I’m not making any promises that […]

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REVIEW: EVERLESS BY SARA HOLLAND

This novel was sent to me by Pan Macmillan SA Kids in exchange for a fair and honest review. Disclaimer: this review contains some pretty big spoilers. When I first found out about this novel, my soul absolutely burst with […]

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LOVE AND ROMANCE IN YOUNG ADULT FICTION

Happy Valentine’s Day, bibliophiles! I’ve been considering writing a post about YA power couples, the best-written romances in YA or something along those lines in honour of the month of love, but I figured it would be more honest and […]

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REVIEW: MORE THAN THIS BY PATRICK NESS

A boy drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments. He dies. Then he wakes, naked and bruised and thirsty, but alive. How can this be? And what is this strange deserted place? As he struggles to understand what is […]

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My Must Read Books for 2018

I know that I’m a tad late and we’re already knee-deep in January, but Happy freaking New Year everyone! If you’ve read any of my posts before, you may notice that the blog has a new name and a new […]

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Top Five Reads of 2017

Holy smokes, I cannot believe 2017 is finally drawing to a close. This year has been a record for me with reading, and although it hasn’t been the best year in certain other aspects, I truly rediscovered my love of […]

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