Bloodmarked by Tracy Deonn | Book Review

Tracy Deonn's sequel to Legendborn – diverse, fantastical retelling of the Arthurian legend.

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern | Book Review

Erin Morgenstern's much beloved fantasy novel, The Night Circus. Magical realism and a mysterious circus.

The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco | Book Review

Rin Chupeco's popular YA fantasy title, The Bone Witch. Magic, witches and necromancy.

The Wolf Den by Elodie Harper | Book Review

Elodie Harper's reimagining of Pompeii, slavery and brothels. Feminism at its best.

A River Enchanted by Rebecca Ross | Book Review

Rebecca Ross's YA fantasy, A River Enchanted. Romance, mystery and magic.

Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco | Book Review

Kerri Maniscalco's popular YA historical crime, Hunting Prince Dracula. Sequel to Stalking Jack the Ripper. Murder, friendships and sleuthing.

Princess of Souls by Alexandra Christo | Book Review

Alexandra Christo's new YA fantasy novel – fairy tale retelling with an enemies to lovers romance.

This Much Is True by Miriam Margolyes | Book Review

【 THIS MUCH IS TRUE 】 ★★★★★ Abrasively honest and utterly fabulous. Genre: Memoir, Non-FictionAuthor: Miriam MargolyesPublished: September 2021Publisher: John MurrayPages: 448 (paperback) Oh my, I loved this. Miriam really has a way to say it as it is. She's such a loveable person and I admire the bravery in how she sets things straight. … Continue reading This Much Is True by Miriam Margolyes | Book Review

Nona the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir | Book Review

【 NONA THE NINTH 】 ★★★ I mean, I still have no idea what's going on. That's kinda annoying. Genre: Sci-Fi/FantasyAuthor: Tamsyn MuirPublished: September 2022Publisher: TorPages: 480 (paperback) I do really enjoy the books in this series, but everything after Gideon the Ninth has been a colossal effort to keep up with. I'm really glad that for Nona … Continue reading Nona the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir | Book Review

Second First Impressions by Sally Thorne | Book Review

【 SECOND FIRST IMPRESSIONS 】 ★ Repeat after me: manipulation is not romance. Genre: Contemporary, YA, RomanceAuthor: Sally ThornePublished: March 2021Publisher: HachettePages: 352 (paperback) I'm honestly shocked at the number of books I'm coming across, particularly those angled towards the YA audience, that are jam-packed full of toxic relationship elements and romanticise dangerous behaviour. If … Continue reading Second First Impressions by Sally Thorne | Book Review