Books You will fall in love with… YA Edition!

So if you follow me on Instagram ( @beccareadsbooks ) you will see my latest post - Books you will fall in love with… YA Edition. This is something that I want to turn into a series of recommendations based on different book genres. As YA is my favourite I decided to start here. 1. …

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The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon Book Review

The Sun is also a Star is the second novel by New York Times Best-Selling author Nicola Yoon. About The Author Nicola Yoon grew up in Jamaica and Brooklyn. She currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband and daughter, both of whom she loves beyond all reason. Follow Nicola Yoon on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, …

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Mental Health in YA | World Mental Health Day

October 10th is World Mental Health Day and is a day for global mental health education , awareness and advocacy. So to help raise awareness I will be sharing a few recommendations of AMAZING books I have read that include aspects of mental health / illness. FACT: 20% of 13 to 18 year olds suffer …

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Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs Book Review

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children is the first novel in a three-part series by best selling author Ransom Riggs. The series follows a tale of young children with Peculiar abilities who live under the care of ymbryne Alba LeFey Peregrine. The book was originally intended to be a children's picture book but it was …

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Kindred Spirits by Rainbow Rowell Book Review

Kindred Spirits is an engaging short story written by Rainbow Rowell, author of the bestselling Eleanor & Park, Fangirl and Carry On. Kindred Spirits was specially produced for World Book Day 2016. About The Author Rainbow Rowell is an American Author of Young Adult and Adult contemporary novels. Her Young Adult novels Fangirl and Eleanor & …

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Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon Book Review

Everything, Everything is the debut YA novel from American author Nicola Yoon, published in 2015. The novel is about 18-year-old Madeline Whittier, who has severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID), also known as 'bubble baby disease'. Due to her condition, Madeline cannot leave the house in Los Angeles where she lives with her mother, a physician. About …

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