By Fran Hanya Yanagihara’s debut novel was quietly published in 2014 under the noses of mainstream review blogs and book-sharing sites. A handful of these reviews were all praises for the book, calling the author ‘a brave, new writer’. But it […]
By Jacque R. Sonic Youth is a noisy band with a cool name. It’s the kind of band you see printed on shirts worn by people who are either too cool for school, too old for school, or both.
By Hannah B I was a little apprehensive when I first opened this book. For one thing, I’ve never read Patrick Ness, nor do I know much about him. For another, when I read the blurb and a few reviews, it […]
By AnnaWhy When I read the blurb for Julie Murphy’s new YA novel, I couldn’t help but think: Fabulous. Another “cheesy” story about an insecure but clearly beautiful girl who falls in love with a boy as they go through Romeo-and-Juliet-esque […]