Eloise and the Bucket of Stars – Review

Title: Eloise and the Bucket of StarsAuthor: Janeen BrianPublication Date: 01 June 2020Synopsis: Left in a pail at an orphanage as a baby, only something magical can save Eloise from a miserable life and give her the one she's always dreamed of.Orphaned as a baby, Eloise Pail yearns for a family. Instead, she lives a … Continue reading Eloise and the Bucket of Stars – Review

The Scapegracers – Review

Title: The ScapegracersAuthor: Hannah Abigail ClarkePublication Date: 15 September 2020Synopsis: Skulking near the bottom of West High’s social pyramid, Sideways Pike lurks under the bleachers doing magic tricks for Coke bottles. As a witch, lesbian, and lifelong outsider, she’s had a hard time making friends. But when the three most popular girls pay her $40 … Continue reading The Scapegracers – Review

Heartstopper – Review

Title: Heartstopper (volumes 1-3)Author and Illustrator: Alice OsemanPublication Date: Volume 1: October 2018Volume 2: 11th July 2019Volume 3: 06th February 2020Volume 1 Synopsis: Charlie, a highly-strung, openly gay over-thinker, and Nick, a cheerful, soft-hearted rugby player, meet at a British all-boys grammar school. Friendship blooms quickly, but could there be something more...?Charlie Spring is in … Continue reading Heartstopper – Review

The Year The Maps Changed – Review

Title: The Year The Maps ChangedAuthor: Danielle BinksPublication Date: 28 April 2020Synopsis: Sorrento, Victoria - 1999Fred's family is a mess. Fred's mother died when she was six and she's been raised by her Pop and adoptive father, Luca, ever since. But now Pop is at the Rye Rehabilitation Centre recovering from a fall; Luca's girlfriend, … Continue reading The Year The Maps Changed – Review