There are too many to include summaries this week. The publishers came through for me, big thank you to them all. Also a shout out to Erin, my new book buddy!
Scatterheart / Lili Wilkinson
The Shocking Trouble of the Planet of Shobble / LM Moriarty
Chasing Boys / Karen Tayleur
The Black Dress : Mary MacKillop’s Early Years / Pamela Freeman
Joan of Arc: The Story of Jehanne Darc / Lili Wilkinson
Savvy / Ingrid Law
The Year the Gypsies Came / Linzi Glass
The Last Days / Scott Westerfeld
Destroying Avalon / Kate McCaffrey
Just in Case – Meg Rosoff
The Luxe / Anna Godbersen
What I Was / Meg Rosoff
Slam / Nick Hornby
Butterfly / Sonya Hartnett
Broken Glass / Adrian Stirling
Kill the Possum / James Moloney
Bye Beautiful / Julia Lawrinson
Town / James Moloney
How I Live Now / Meg Rosoff
Doppleganger / Michael Parker
Rumours / Anna Godbersen
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian / Sherman Alexie
Girl Next Door / Alyssa Brugman **I actually bought this two days before it arrived!
Ocean Pearl / J.C. Burke
Pop Princess / Isabelle Martin
Give Me Truth / Bill Condon
If I Stay / Gayle Forman
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas / John Boyd
3 Willows / Ann Brashares
The worst thing is that with school and the podcast, I haven't had time to read any of them except If I Stay. I am also beginning to suspect that buying one bookcase might have been underestimating the publishers. Not that I mind!
Here's where it all began, with the lovely Kristi at Story Siren.