Worthy Thoughts

Books, reading, life & other worthy thoughts

Authors: Rachel Cohn & David Levithan Publisher: Allen & Unwin I was immediately drawn to this book. Who doesn’t love a good dinner party? I liked the idea of twins throwing a dinner party and inviting three guests each, but the other doesn’t know who they asked – it has disaster written all over it. …

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Author: Melissa Albert Publisher: Flatiron Books I didn’t know what to expect from this book, but from reviews that I have glanced over, I knew that it was a combination of twisted fairytale and emotional horror. I would venture to say that this isn’t a book for everyone. If you like your stories dark, black …

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Author: Dhonielle Clayton Publisher: Freeform Books I had wanted to read this book for a long time, so I deliberately didn’t learn much about it.  I do know that I loved the cover – beautiful and eye-catching. But as we all know, we shouldn’t judge a book by its cover! The Belles is beautifully written, …

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  Author: Susan Nielsen Publisher: Andersen Press Well, when you consider yourself a cynic and your boyfriend gives you a book called Optimists Die First you are hooked without even reading the title or the blurb. I didn’t read the blurb at all; I just started reading. I enjoyed this book. I wouldn’t say that …

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Author: Dana Mele Publisher: Putnam People Like Us is one of those books that checks all the boxes. Great cover ♥ Intriguing blurb ♥ Setting (private boarding school) ♥ So it was with great excitement I began reading this book, I was keen to immerse myself in the world of prep school drama, but this is a book …

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  Author: Allayne L Webster Publisher: Random House Australia The Centre of My Everything by Allayne L Webster was recommended to me by a friend. At first, when I started reading it, I wasn’t sure I was going to like it, but I think my initial reserve was that it was too close to home. …

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Grace Foley is the girl who lives by her own rules. She’s the prankster in her small group of misfit friends. Grace is the one who always pushes the boundaries. Her friends ground her and they may be the misfits of the town, but they each have a place in their small circle – Grace …

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