“I wanted to show how hard it is for Muslims when a terrorist attack happens” || Yasmin Rahman

When the great people at @Teensgate told me I have the opportunity to interview a new author I've seen in and around the interweb, I used the event as a welcome break from being cooped up in my room since the holidays had ended (Michael Gove if you ever happen to be reading this for…

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Patrick Ness, Release – In Conversation

Patrick Ness started the night by admitting that he was perfectly happy with just one novel in his name. Imagine that! All those contributions to the literary landscape pulled away from us, all those stories to be represented to be turned into thoughts without a word count. And Ness is one of my favorite authors. But…

The Hate U Give || In Conversation

They say don't meet your heroes. It's definitely a bit weird being in the same room as the author of your current favorite read but this was on a new level. I didn't just like The Hate U Give (THUG) because it was a pleasant book but I admired what the author was trying to…

The Bone Season || Book Event

At first I didn’t realize that Samantha Shannon was The Author.  I don’t quite know who I was expecting but my little experience with the person behind the books involved Rainbow Rowell and Leigh Bardugo equipped with their own American bodyguards. And Shannon looked quite young to already have an up and coming septology published…