Spontaneous: An Irreverent, Humorous Look at Teen Life

Since when do kids spontaneously combust in the middle of a pre-calculus class? In Aaron Starmer’s latest teen novel, Spontaneous, the rebellious and completely hilarious main character, Mara Carlyle, is tasked with grappling with the gory deaths of her fellow classmates — who are dying from randomly exploding — while also discovering who is responsible and why […]

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Review: Good Oil by Laura Buzo

If you’re anything like me, you’re staring at the title above thinking, What an odd name. That was certainly my first thought when I picked this book off the library shelf, but it wasn’t long before I was thinking many other (not positive) things about it. First of all, the blurb (found on Goodreads): ‘Miss […]

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