Month: January 2020

Book Review – Mageborn (Book 1 of The Hollow King) by Jessica Thorne

Book Review – Mageborn (Book 1 of The Hollow King) by Jessica Thorne

I was browsing through NetGalley a few weeks ago when I came across Mageborn by Jessica Thorne. The book is the first of The Hollow King series and after reading this I cannot wait for more! About The Book The life of an orphan soldier […]

Book Review – All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Book Review – All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

I don’t really remember when or how I heard about All The Light We Cannot See. I was scrolling through Amazon and the book was on sale which prompted me to buy it. All I knew about the book was that it was set during […]

Book Review – Of Curses And Kisses by Sandhya Menon

Book Review – Of Curses And Kisses by Sandhya Menon

A few weeks ago, I heard about Of Curses And Kisses on Twitter and knew I had to read it. It had been a couple of days since I restarted my blog after my short hiatus and I sent in a request to read this […]

I Cut Up My Credit Card

I Cut Up My Credit Card

I still remember the excitement that went through my body when I signed up for my first credit card over two years ago. I couldn’t wait to get my hands on that little piece of plastic and already had a mental list of things I […]

Book Review – Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

Book Review – Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

Miryem is the daughter and granddaughter of moneylenders, but her father’s too kind-hearted to collect his debts. They face poverty until Miryem hardens her own heart and takes up his work in their village. Her success creates rumours she can turn silver into gold, which […]

Let’s Talk About Book Covers

Let’s Talk About Book Covers

The saying goes to “never judge a book by its cover” but lets be honest here, I’m sure that is what all of us have done on a number of occasions. I have mentioned in a couple of my blog posts about how I love […]

Book Review –  100 Days of Sunlight by Abbie Emmons

Book Review – 100 Days of Sunlight by Abbie Emmons

When 16-year-old poetry blogger Tessa Dickinson is involved in a car accident and loses her eyesight for 100 days, she feels like her whole world has been turned upside-down. Terrified that her vision might never return, Tessa feels like she has nothing left to be […]

Book Review – Song of Sacrifice by Janell Rhiannon

Book Review – Song of Sacrifice by Janell Rhiannon

The heart of the Trojan War belongs to the women.Mothers and daughters; wives and war prizes, whisper to us across time…..remember our songs alongside the mighty men of myth.As the Age of Heroes wanes, the gods gamble more fiercely with mortals’ lives than they ever […]

Book Review: The Space Between Time by Charlie Laidlaw

Book Review: The Space Between Time by Charlie Laidlaw

There are more stars in the universe than there are grains of sand on Earth… Emma Maria Rossini appears to be the luckiest girl in the world. She’s the daughter of a beautiful and loving mother, and her father is one of the most famous […]

Book Review – A Darker Shade Of Magic by V.E Schwab

Book Review – A Darker Shade Of Magic by V.E Schwab

Kell is one of the last Antari—magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel Londons; Red, Grey, White, and, once upon a time, Black. Kell was raised in Arnes—Red London—and officially serves the Maresh Empire as an ambassador, travelling between the frequent bloody […]