Welcome to These Novel Thoughts.

My name is Harriet Young, and I am a reader, writer and general bibliophile with an obsessive love of words. Here, you will find many lovely things for fellow book lovers, including the option to preorder my upcoming debut novel, The Hellion, which is being published by Unbound. Additionally, you will find updates and exclusive information about the book.

I have also published some of my short stories here. This is a medium I adore and I hope you will enjoy my weird and wonderful yarns.

The voracious reader will stumble across my book reviews too. Although not updated as much as I would like to, I hope that these will bring you some ideas and inspiration.

Preorder The Hellion

My debut novel, coming soon.
Harriet young books reading short stories
Read my short stories

My free to read short stories are here for you to enjoy.
Read my reviews

Looking for a book to read? Have a browse through my reviews of new releases and old classics.
Browse my books

Fan of my Instagram? I’ve listed the books I own and where I get them from here.