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#BookHaul: Austin Macauley May 2017 #MPBooks

It’s the end of May and check out this beautiful book haul I was sent from the lovely people at publisher Austin Macauley.  Three beautiful new books complete with complimentary bookmarks! 🙂 🙂

Details of the books below.  Let me know if any books interest you, or any particular reviews you’re looking forward to?  If you follow me on Instagram I also take some alternate pics of my book hauls (not sure how good the pics are tho :/ )

Two wonderful fiction books with teasers of others on bookmarks and a postcard! 😀

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#BookReview: One Of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus #MPBooks

One Of Us Is Lying UK book cover
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Title: One Of Us Is Lying

Author: Karen M. McManus

Publisher: Penguin

Genre: YA / Mystery /  Thriller

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Description:  Five students go to detention. Only four leave alive.
Yale hopeful Bronwyn has never publicly broken a rule.
Sports star Cooper only knows what he’s doing in the baseball diamond.
Bad body Nate is one misstep away from a life of crime.
Prom queen Addy is holding together the cracks in her perfect life.
And outsider Simon, creator of the notorious gossip app at Bayview High, won’t ever talk about any of them again.  He dies 24 hours before he could post their deepest secrets online. Investigators conclude it’s no accident. All of them are suspects.

Everyone has secrets, right?
What really matters is how far you’ll go to protect them.Read More »

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What Makes A Book Young Adult / YA Versus Just Adult?

Today I want to talk about YA or Young Adult books and more importantly the differences between Young Adult and just plain Adult. In the last few weeks I’ve been a little more involved with twitter and the whole book blogger community than I’ve ever been before and seen lots of great reviews for books I’ve both read and some I haven’t but I just can’t help it, it’s really starting to irk me the way so many people call an adult book YA just because it has teenage characters in it.Read More »

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#BookReview: Poor Louie by Tony Fucile #MPBooks

Poor Louie book coverTitle: Poor Louie

Author/Illustrator: Tony Fucile

Publisher: Walker Books

Genre: Children’s Picture Book

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Description:  Louie has the life every Chihuahua dreams of.  Walks with Mum and Dad, ice cream on Sundays and snuggles every night.

But when Mum’s belly grows bigger, things begin to change…Read More »