• Book Review,  Cover Reveal

    The Dudgeon is Coming – Lynley Dodd

    The Dudgeon is coming…. quick, be prepared, for the Dudgeon is coming tonight… he’s frightening and scary, and will gobble you up right on sight. But will he? Are you sure, did you listen right? Is the Dudgeon so scary that you’ve got to put up a fight? *** A fantastic rhyming book that will remind any reader of the dangers of chinese whispers, this book was a pleasure to read and provided a great rhythm for Spike to fall asleep to at bedtime. The Dudgeon is Coming felt a bit classical in its rhyme and its characters. Both reminded me of Lewis Carroll’s world where Alice meets the Jabberwocky…

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    Cover Reveal: Starring Kitty by Keris Stainton

    Hello! Today I wanted to share with you the amazing cover for Keris Stainton’s newest book Starring Kitty. This will be the first of a new trilogy focusing on a group of friends, each book zoning in on one particular girl from the group. In this first book Kitty and her friends enter a movie making competition, battling to first place with the queen bees of the school who pretty much hate them. While this is all going on Kitty is keeping secrets from her friends and falling in love, with another girl. If you wanna know where the story goes from there you best get the book when its…

  • Cover Reveal

    Memoirs of a Neurotic Zombie by Jeff Norton cover reveal and extract

    Hello!   Today I have something fun and exciting for my awesome readers and that is a cover reveal and extract of Memoirs of a Neurotic Zombie by Jeff Norton. Now I was at a Faber event in January where Jeff did a reading from this book and I adored it, everyone in the room was laughing and it was fantastic and now I can’t help but read the below how he read it which really helps with the voice of the character, but hopefully its just as funny to everyone else! Now without further ado, I give you the MEMOIRS OF A NEUROTIC ZOMBIE COVER… Yeah, isn’t it awesome?…

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    Cover Reveal: Weirdos vs Bumskulls by Natasha Desborough

    Blossom and Petrina, school Weirdos, are on a (natural) high after their band Camel Toe shared the bill with International Rock God (unfortunately homosexual) Josh Raven. Now they have the chance to perform at a real festival when they enter Battle of the Bands.  But they face competition from an unlikely source. And then Blossom meets Vince, lead singer of rival band Bumskulls and totally sexy MANCAKE. And supposedly loved-up Petrina has been spotted staring (dribbling) at the bass player . . .  In a churning whirlpool of love, sex and music, can the Weirdos keep their quest for musical domination on track?  Or is everything about to go norks…

  • Cover Reveal

    Cover Reveal and Extract: Darkness Hidden by Zoe Marriott

    Today I have something very, very exciting to share. As part of a big cover reveal for Zoe Marriott’s upcoming book Darkness Hidden, there are some extracts from the book posted on blogs across the internet and Zoe has answered a question from each of the bloggers involved. I am third in the queue, after Viv at Serendipity Reviews and before Andrew’s blog, The Pewter Wolf Without further adieu though please see below for the new covers for Zoe’s books, The Night Itself and Darkness Hidden, books one and two in The Name of The Blade Trilogy. I honestly think they are beautiful and I teared up when I saw them, the…

  • Bookish News,  Cover Reveal,  Uncategorized

    Bookish News (#55): Cover reveals

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** New Covers!  If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch (Indigo) I absolutely loved this book when it came out in hardback earlier this year and I think a lot of thriller and darker contemporary book lovers out there will really enjoy it. I love this paperback cover that Indigo gave us a sneak peak of this week and if you fancy giving it a read you should…

  • Cover Reveal

    ACID cover reveal and competition!

    Hey guys, today I have some exciting news about Emma Pass’ debut book, ACID. This is due for release in April by Corgi and has been on my wishlist for so long so I am very excited to help reveal the wonderful book cover for it!  Isn’t it pretty? I love how kick ass the girl on the front looks and that blurb makes me want it even more!  To find out more about the book you can view its goodreads page here and you can pre-order the book at Amazon now.   If you can’t wait to get your hands on it however, just like I can’t, Emma is launching a…