A Quiet Kind of Thunder | Sara Barnard

Publisher: Macmillan Children's Published: 12/01/2017 Genre: Young Adult. Contemporary. Romance. Format: Paperback Pages: 320 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis (Goodreads) Steffi doesn't talk, but she has so much to say. Rhys can't hear, but he can listen. Their love isn't a lightning strike, it's the rumbling roll of thunder. Steffi has been a selective mute for most of … Continue reading A Quiet Kind of Thunder | Sara Barnard

Alice | Christina Henry

Publisher: Titan Books Published: 28/06/2016 Genre: Fantasy. Horror. Retelling. Format: Paperback. Pages: 325 Rating: ★★★★☆ Synopsis (Goodreads) In a warren of crumbling buildings and desperate people called the Old City, there stands a hospital with cinderblock walls which echo with the screams of the poor souls inside.In the hospital, there is a woman. Her hair, … Continue reading Alice | Christina Henry

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight | Jennifer E Smith

Publisher: Little Brown Published: 02/01/2012 Genre: Contemporary. Young Adult. Romance. Format: Hardback. Pages: 236 Rating: ★★★★☆ Synopsis (Goodreads) Four minutes changes everything. Hadley Sullivan 17 misses her flight at JFK airport, is late to her father’s second wedding in London with never-met stepmother. Hadley meets the perfect boy. Oliver is British, sits in her row. … Continue reading The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight | Jennifer E Smith

Spot the Difference | Juno Dawson

Publisher: Hot Key Books Published: 25/02/2016 Genre: Young Adult. Contemporary. Short story. Format: eBook Pages: 128 Rating: ★★★☆☆ Synopsis (Goodreads) Avery has always suffered at the hands of bullies, so when she’s given a seemingly-miraculous opportunity to join the ‘A-list’ she grabs at it with both hands. But appearances can be deceiving, and soon Avery’s not so sure … Continue reading Spot the Difference | Juno Dawson

The Spirit Guide | Elizabeth Davies

Publisher: CreateSpace (Independent Publishing Platform) Published: 12/08/2014 Genre: Historical Fiction. Paranormal Romance Format: eBook Pages: 232 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis (Goodreads) Seren has an unusual gift – she sees spirits, shades of the dead. Terrified of being accused of witchcraft, a very real possibility in twelfth century Britain, she keeps her secret close, not even confiding … Continue reading The Spirit Guide | Elizabeth Davies

Someone Like Me | Lesley Cheetham

Publisher: LambChop Published: 28/03/2014 Genre: Mystery Format: Paperback Pages: 240 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis (Goodreads) Fifteen-year-old Jasmine feels very alone. She’s never known her father, her mother is always working and her best friend Tess has moved away. Channelling all her energy into trying to be like the gorgeous and fortunate Sadie, Jasmine’s own life begins … Continue reading Someone Like Me | Lesley Cheetham