Pic of Margot with a super cheesy grin Lectito is a book and writing blog by bookworm and YA author, Margot McGovern.

Hi! I’m from Adelaide, Australia, and read anything and everything, though I have a weak spot for lit. fic., smart thrillers and contemporary YA (esp. #LovOzYA).

My YA novel, Neverland was shortlisted for the 2015 Text Prize and published by Penguin Random House Australia in April 2018. (Go on, add it to your Goodreads.) I hold a creative writing Ph.D. from Flinders University and am represented by the fabulous Danielle Binks. My reviews have appeared in a number of Australian literary publications and I’m a former associate editor of Ride On magazine. For more about my writing and news on my upcoming projects, head to my author website, margotmcgovern.com.

If you’re keen to drop me a note, I’d love to hear from you! Get in touch via Lectito‘s make contact page.

A note for authors

I’m currently on a break from reviewing and not accepting unsolicited ARCs for review at this time.

—Margot XO 

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