Tagged with Fox Benwell

My Top Ten Books of 2017

My Top Ten Books of 2017

2017 turned into a roller-coaster of real-life interruptions, so sadly I didn’t manage to read nearly as many books as I wanted BUT I still came across some really wonderful books and below are my Top Ten Books of 2017. Geekerella by Ashley Poston Kaleidoscope Song by Fox Benwell The Boy, The Bird and The Coffin Maker … Continue reading

Kaleidoscope Song by Fox Benwell

Kaleidoscope Song by Fox Benwell

South Africa is loud. Listen. Do you hear the song and dance of it? The chorus of Khayelitsha life? Every voice is different, its pitch and tone and intonation as distinct as the words we choose and how we wrap our mouths around them. But everybody has a voice, and everybody sings… Fifteen year old … Continue reading

Top Ten Books On My Fall TBR List

Top Ten Books On My Fall TBR List

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Here are the books I plan/hop to read this autumn… From fantasy MG adventures with pygmy dinosaurs, heart-breaking contemporary, historical fiction, and feminist fiction to horror – think I’m pretty much covered. Kaleidoscope Song by Fox Benwell South Africa is loud. … Continue reading

The Last Leaves Falling by Fox Benwell

How did I get the book? Received from author & publisher. I also plan to buy a few copies. (Look out for giveaways) Genre: Contemporary Synopsis: And these are they. My final moments. They say a warrior must always be mindful of death, but I never imagined that it would find me like this… Japanese … Continue reading

#LastLeaves – KyotoTeenz Profile

  I stare at the cursor blinking expectantly at the top of the page. Who do I want to be? There are so many choices; honest, funny, brave. A superhero with a tragic past and bright mysterious future; with superstrength or telekinetic powers. I could be anyone and they would never know. … I type … Continue reading

Interview with Fox Benwell

. Fox is a YA author, creative writing mentor, and an advocate for diversity. Fox runs the Trowbridge Young Writers Squad, is the founder of The Variety Shelves – a series of events highlighting diversity in literature, throughout 2015 – and one half of the team running DiversifYA.com Follow Sarah on Twitter: @SWritesBooks Luna: I … Continue reading

The Last Leaves Falling by Fox Benwell

How did I get the book? Received from author after I did my *puppy eyes* begging and it worked. Thank you so much. ♥ Genre: Contemporary Synopsis: And these are they. My final moments. They say a warrior must always be mindful of death, but I never imagined that it would find me like this… … Continue reading