Tag: retro young adult

Favourite Retro Ships

Posted February 14, 2019 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
Favourite Retro Ships

Happy Valentine’s Day guys and gals! Some people go all out for Valentine’s Day though I’ve always been a bit meh on the whole thing. However, I’m a big fan of romance in books so it seems kinda wrong to let this day go past without a post about some of my favourite ships. Now, I don’t mean actual ships here but book couples that I ‘shipped’ before I even […]

Retro Reads: Teen Thriller Writer Lois Duncan

Posted November 13, 2017 by Brin in 80s & 90s Young Adult Rewind, Retro Reads / 2 Comments
Retro Reads: Teen Thriller Writer Lois Duncan

Lois Duncan: Teen Thriller Writer Extraordinaire Lois Duncan was the writer of over a dozen teen thrillers that I adored reading when I was growing up. A writer whose life was marred by tragedy when, in a strange parallel to her own writing, her daughter Kaitlyn was murdered under mysterious circumstances. After this heart-breaking turn of events, Duncan turned away from writing fiction. She instead put her focus on finding her daughter’s […]

Books From My Teen Years I Must Revisit

Posted March 24, 2015 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 6 Comments
Books From My Teen Years I Must Revisit

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Books From My Teen Years I Must Revisit I was really looking forward to this topic! I love to wax lyrical about my favourite books from my childhood/teen years. I even have an original feature (which has been sorely neglected of late) dedicated to re-reading the young adult books I loved from […]