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Sally Green Q&A - The Northern YA Literary Festival

Friday, 13 July 2018


If you've been reading my blog since March, you will probably remember that I worked closely with  The Northern YA Literary Festival, well this month today I am hosting another another amazing author in association with the next NYALitFest event, which is their supernatural/fantasy extravaganza. Today I am interviewing SALLY GREEN - so I'm very excited right now to be talking about The Smoke Thieves.  

Like I said, this post was made possible by The Northern YA Literary Festival which will be taking place in Preston on the 21st of July (next week!). More information about the event will be at the end of the post so make sure you read to the end!

Here we go!

YouTubers I've been loving (and where I've been)

Monday, 9 July 2018

This is strange. It feels like it's been far too long since I did this, I haven't posted on this blog properly since the end of May and it's the longest hiatus I've had since I started my blog last year. Honestly, the reason I disappeared is because I've been trying something new and getting a balance right just wasn't working for me because all of my energy was going into this new adventure. 

In case you didn't know, I started my own Youtube/Booktube channel also at the end of May (coincidence? Absolutely) and it's been so much fun but I don't want to forget my blog because without my blog, I never would have started my channel. So, if you'd like to see what I've been up to on my hiatus head to my channel where I've been posting weekly. 

Now that we've gotten that out of the way, here are some YouTubers I have been loving lately!

Theatrical Blog Tour & The Ruling Class Spotlight

Thursday, 5 July 2018


Hope dreams of working backstage in a theatre, and she's determined to make it without the help of her famous costume-designer mum. So when she lands an internship on a major production, she tells no one. But with a stroppy Hollywood star and his hot young understudy upstaging Hope's focus, she's soon struggling to keep her cool...and her secret.

#SixForSunday - Books That Made Me Cry

Sunday, 1 July 2018


Today I am doing something that I should have done a long time ago, and that is jump on the #SixForSunday train that was started by my lovely pal Steph, you can check out her prompt post if you would like to start doing these tags yourself! As you can tell, we're talking about sad books this week and honestly, this is the perfect prompt for me because I love a book that can make you cry. 

So on with this weeks prompt!

All Of This Is True - Blog Tour

Saturday, 9 June 2018


Miri Tan loved the book Undertow like it was a living being. So when she and her friends went to a book signing to meet the author, Fatima Ro, they concocted a plan to get close to her, even if her friends won’t admit it now. As for Jonah, well—Miri knows none of that was Fatima’s fault.

Soleil Johnston wanted to be a writer herself one day. When she and her friends started hanging out with her favorite author, Fatima Ro, she couldn’t believe their luck—especially when Jonah Nicholls started hanging out with them, too. Now, looking back, Soleil can’t believe she let Fatima manipulate her and Jonah like that. She can’t believe that she got used for a book.

Penny Panzarella was more than the materialistic party girl everyone at the Graham School thought she was. She desperately wanted Fatima Ro to see that, and she saw her chance when Fatima asked the girls to be transparent with her. If only she’d known what would happen when Fatima learned Jonah’s secret. If only she’d known that the line between fiction and truth was more complicated than any of them imagined. . .
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