• Guest Post

    CJ Skuse’s Dead Romantic Blog Tour: Deleted scene from the second draft

    Today I have a special present for you, my dear readers.  To celebrate the release of Dead Romantic by CJ Skuse, the wonderful CJ has allowed me to share with you guys a deleted scene from the book.  If you haven’t taken a chance to buy Dead Romantic yet, you really should. My review can be read here and more about CJ and Dead Romantic can be found on the Chicken House website.The next stop on the tour will be available tomorrow at Lynsey’s blog, Narratively Speaking!  This scene is taken from the second draft of the book. According to CJ, at this point in the writing process the girls are attending a private…

  • Book Review,  Reviews

    Dead Romantic – CJ Skuse

    “It had been the worst night in the history of the world ever ever ever. A giant mistake, a BFG meets Hagrid kind of big mistake. I shouldn’t have gone to the freshers’ party, full stop, let alone done what I did there. Ugh. The smell was making me feel sick.” Camille wants friends, and to be loved. At the minute she feels like she has neither. Her friends just let her do something really stupid and her perfect boy doesn’t seem to exist. Enter Zoe, AKA Digging Girl, AKA Death Watch. Camille is drawn to her, determined to make her a friend, especially when she realises Zoe takes Biology…