Wonderland by Juno Dawson
Published by: Quercus
Release date: 28/05/2020
Trigger warnings: Mental health, self harm, suicide, sexual assault, drug use, murder
Summary: Alice lives in a world of stifling privilege and luxury – but none of it means anything when your own head plays tricks on your reality. When her troubled friend Bunny goes missing, Alice becomes obsessed with finding her. On the trail of her last movements, Alice discovers a mysterious invitation to ‘Wonderland’: the party to end all parties – three days of hedonistic excess to which only the elite are welcome.
Will she find Bunny there? Or is this really a case of finding herself? Because Alice has secrets of her own, and ruthless socialite queen Paisley Hart is determined to uncover them, whatever it takes.
Alice is all alone, miles from home and without her essential medication. She can trust no-one, least of all herself, and now she has a new enemy who wants her head…
A searing exploration of mental health, gender and privilege, from the most addictive YA novelist in the UK today.
Margot & Me by Juno Dawson
Published by: Hot Key Books
Release date: 26/01/2017
Summary: How can you hate someone in the present and love them in the past?
Fliss’s mum needs peace and quiet to recuperate from a long illness, so they both move to the countryside to live with Margot, Fliss’s stern and bullying grandmother. Life on the farm is tough and life at school is even tougher, so when Fliss unearths Margot’s wartime diary she sees an opportunity to get her own back.
But Fliss soon discovers Margot’s life during the evacuation was full of adventure, mystery … and even passion. What’s more, she learns a terrible secret that could tear her whole family apart…
Hey guys. Today I am announcing a month long readalong that I am hosting with the lovely Faye from A Daydreamer’s Thoughts. This all came about one day when we were looking at each other’s unread books to find books to buddy read, and we both realised that neither of us have read many of Juno’s books. We decided to buddy read 5 of her books over the duration of one month, and Juno June was born.
Hey guys. Today I thought I’d share with you some upcoming releases I’m excited for. I’m not going to list every release of the year that I’m excited about. I’m just going to list a few that are coming out in the next couple of months. With everything that is going on in the world at the moment, I’ve not really felt much like reading, so I’m hoping that this will get me excited about books again. Enjoy!
Hey guys. Today I am sharing my TBR for the Simsathon readathon, which was created by biancareads on YouTube. The readathon is running from the 1st of June to the 30th of June. I am going to link her announcement video here, which I would definitely recommend checking out because there is a lot going on with this readathon, and it would take too long to explain here.