Zeroes – What’s your superpower?

24756394Zeroes is a new young adult novel about six teenagers with extraordinary abilities. It has all the right ingredients, and I wanted to love it. It was good – but just didn’t quite hit the spot.

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The Harvest by Chuck Wendig

25122002The Harvest is Chuck Wendig’s third instalment in his Heartland series. If you haven’t read the first book, Under an Empyrean Sky or the second Blightborn, you might want to check out the links to my reviews of those, as there are spoilers to the first two books in my review.

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Everybody Loves YA #LoveOzYA

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burn-bright us thmnlWWC Festival was a star-studded event, and the Young Adult panel was a prime example Obernewtynas we were treated to the collective literary wisdom of Marianne de Pierres, Garth Nix, Richard Harland, Isobelle Carmody and Amie Kaufman.

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