Reviews - Young Adult / New Adult

Savage Cinderella

As a child, Brinn Hathaway was kidnapped  by a brutal man who held and tortured her, until finally going to far. Leaving her for dead, he never imagined she would survive and escape but he promised he would always find her.  Years later, Brinn is still hiding as far from civilisation as possible, she has learned to survive in the wilderness.

Any Love But Mine

Once upon a time, on Mount Olympus, a goddess was made in an attempt to placate Eros and make him fall in love with her. Having already lost his beloved, he has no wish for a replacement. So, the goddess was given the power to ‘match’ humans, make them fall in love. That girl, that goddess, wasn’t the last.

On Thin Ice

Penelope Trudeau has her hands full – school, ice skating, and her mother is dying of cancer.

The Long Staff

Fantasy:  The Present: Young Tom is looking forward to a summer of nothing but fun, fishing, and enjoying himself with his beloved grandfather. Having lost his father some time before, there is no one to explain, or show the purpose of a long staff that is always with his granddad. But now he learns that there is something special about it. There’s magic and that’s wonderful!

Invitation to a Stranger

 Most people may think ‘school disco’ does not sound earth-shattering or life-changing. But for friends Ronnie, Katie and Jasmine it started a chain of events that rocked their world, because there they met Drake… For this group of fourteen-year-olds Drake was beyond interesting because:
He was hot
He was mysterious
He was interesting and different