The Nerdy and the Dirty is one of those books that kind of amazes you – it’s so frank and honest about sex, which is a blast of fresh air since most YA fades into black so in that respect it’s completely different to any YA novel I’ve ever read, but it is, also, in the way Benedict and Pen…

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So a few weeks ago I read – and loved – Leah Rae Miller’s book The Summer I Became A Nerd. It was just NERDILIOUS. I have no idea if that’s a word, but it got the nerd in me SO excited. I even bought myself the paperback (for a bargain price, thanks Amazon) and it now sits proudly on…

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Jodi Picoult is by far one of the best storytellers of this generation – perhaps of any generation. She’s unafraid to write about the hard topics in life, and I learn more from reading her books than I ever did at school, and I am always amazed at her ability to write such amazing, outstanding, thought-provoking novels time after time.…

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