Young Adult Round Up: January 2019

Young Adult Round Up: January 2019

Hi, and welcome to my first monthly round up of the AWW Young Adult books for 2019. I’ll be taking over from Nadia and am hopeful I can do this justice. I’m Ashleigh, The Book Muse, and in between my other challenges, reviewing, and work with Scholastic...
YA Round-Up​, Issue 11, 2018

YA Round-Up​, Issue 11, 2018

I won’t remind you of the number of shopping days left until Christmas, so without further ado, let’s get stuck into the handful of young adult books reviewed for the Australian Women Writers Challenge in the last few weeks. Bob Holloway wrote an...
YA Round-Up Issue 10, 2018

YA Round-Up Issue 10, 2018

Award-winning books dominated this month’s issue of reviews of young adult books. Angharad of Tinted Edges reviewed MALLEE BOYS by Charlie Archbold which won the 2016 Adelaide Festival Unpublished Manuscript Award: This is an engaging and well-written book that...
YA Round Up Issue 8 – 2018

YA Round Up Issue 8 – 2018

Last month’s issue of reviews of young adult fiction by Australian women writers was dominated by reviews of A.J. Betts’ latest book, Hive. Hive was again the most reviewed book in this issue and I thoroughly enjoyed reading every page of this book which...

YA Round Up: Issue 7

Hive, the most recent young adult book by award-winning author, A.J. Betts (author of Zac and Mia) was the most reviewed young adult book in this issue of YA reviews. Hive falls under speculative fiction, dystopian, and horror genres, and is the first book in a...