“One foot with the living and one with the dead.” – City of Ghosts Review

Title: City of Ghosts Author: Victoria Schwab Publisher: Scholastic Publication Date: August 2018 Genre: Middle Grade, Fantasy, Paranormal Rating: ★★★★☆ Cassidy Blake’s parents are The Inspectres, a (somewhat inept) ghost-hunting team. But Cass herself can REALLY see ghosts. In fact, her best friend, Jacob, just happens to be one. When The Inspectres head to ultra-haunted Edinburgh, Scotland, […]

“Warriors in the garden” – Children of Blood and Bone Review

Title: Children of Blood and Bone Author: Tomi Adeyemi Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books Publication Date: March 2018 Genre: Fantasy Rating: ★★★★★ Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zelie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls. But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under the orders of a […]

My Favourite Book Bloggers and Bookish Websites – Top Ten Tuesday

Hey guys! Welcome to another Top Ten Tuesday! This is a blog meme originally created by The Broke and the Bookish and is currently being hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl.  This week’s is one I am super excited about as I’m going to be talking about my favourite book bloggers! So without any further ado, let’s get […]

Overhyped? – Shatter Me Review

Title: Shatter Me Author: Tahereh Mafi Publisher: Harper Collins Publication Date: November 2011 Genre: Young Adult Fiction, Romance Rating: ★★☆☆☆ Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long as she […]

“It’s the closest you’ll ever find to magic in this world” – Caraval Review

  Welcome, welcome to Caraval…beware of getting swept too far away.   Title: Caraval Author: Stephanie Garber Publisher: Flatiron Books Publication Date: January 2017 Genre: Fantasy, Romance Rating: ★★★★☆ Remember, it’s only a game… Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father […]

Renegades by Marissa Meyer – Review

Title: Renegades Author: Marissa Meyer Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Publication Date: November 2017 Genre: Young Adult Fiction, Science Fiction Rating: ★★★★★ Secret Identities. Extraordinary Powers. She wants vengeance. He wants justice. The Renegades are a syndicate of prodigies — humans with extraordinary abilities — who emerged from the ruins of a crumbled society and established peace and […]

Thou Shalt Kill – Scythe Review

Thou shalt kill. Title: Scythe Author: Neal Shusterman Publisher: Simon Shuster Books Publication Date: November 2016 Genre: Young Adult Fiction, Science Fiction, Dystopia Rating: ★★★★★ A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now scythes are the only ones who can end life—and […]