Tag: mental health
Tag: mental health
*I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review* Publisher: Oneworld Publications Pages: 304 Release Date: April 6th 2017 Summary: Fletcher and Dani are fighting their own inner demons just to stay alive. Dani is ravaged by anorexia and hasn’t eaten for days. Fletcher is fighting to stay off the streets and to stay off drugs.
Publisher: Hot Key Books Pages: 336 Release Date: July 14th 2016 Summary: Don’t call her a guardian angel. Annabel is dead – but she hasn’t completely gone away. Annabel immediately understands why her first assignment as a ghostly helper is to her old classmate: Julia is fat. And being fat makes you unhappy. Simple, right? As Annabel shadows Julia’s life
Publisher: Usborne Pages: 434 Release Date: August 1st 2015 Summary (from Goodreads): All Evie wants is to be normal. She’s almost off her meds and at a new college where no one knows her as the girl-who-went-crazy. She’s even going to parties and making friends. There’s only one thing left to tick off her list… But relationships are
* I have been given a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review * Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group Pages: 352 Release Date: April 5th 2016 Summary (from Goodreads): Myla used to love spending long, hot days on the beach with her sister, Asha. Until the day Asha was taken from her and the sun went out.
Publisher: Orion Children’s Books Pages: 440 Release Date: August 6th 2015 Summary (from Goodreads): Part-psychological thriller, part-urban legend, this is an unsettling narrative made up of diary entries, interview transcripts, film footage transcripts and medical notes. Twenty-five years ago, Elmbridge High burned down. Three people were killed and one pupil, Carly Johnson, disappeared. Now a diary
Publisher: Walker Books Pages: 352 Release Date: August 27th 2015 Summary (from Goodreads): What if you aren’t the Chosen One? The one who’s supposed to fight the zombies, or the soul-eating ghosts, or whatever the heck this new thing is, with the blue lights and the death? What if you’re like Mikey? Who just wants to graduate and
For the final post in July’s Random Reads, I’m going to be chatting about this month’s two Random Reads books in a bit more detail. Our theme for this month was plays. I’ve read quite a few plays, though I have to say most were for studying reasons rather than pleasure (I studied theatre from
This review is part of Stacie and Maia’s Random Reads #RandomReads Publisher: Methuen Drama Pages: 120 Release Date: December 19th 2013 Summary (From Goodreads): Lisa Jones is on a journey. It’s a colourful and exciting off-kilter trip in search of one lost hour that has tipped the balance of her life. The inhabitants of the
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Pages: 444 Release Date: May 1st 2006 Summary (From Goodreads): Ambitious New York City teenager Craig Gilner is determined to succeed at life – which means getting into the right high school to get into the right job. But once Craig aces his way into Manhattan’s Executive Pre-Professional High School, the pressure becomes unbearable.
Publisher: Penguin Classics Pages: 64 Release Date: First published in 1892 Summary (From Goodreads): ‘The color is hideous enough, and unreliable enough, and infuriating enough, but the pattern is torturing.’ Written with barely controlled fury after she was confined to her room for ‘nerves’ and forbidden to write, Gilman’s pioneering feminist horror story scandalized nineteenth-century