The Best Characters in A Curse So Dark and Lonely | Spoiler-Free Book Review

A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer 5/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Author: Brigid Kemmerer Published: January 2019 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 476 {paperback} Review on Goodreads HUGE thanks to Bloomsbury for sending me a copy of this in exchange for an honest review! Initial Thoughts upon Finishing Okay so I don’t know … Continue reading The Best Characters in A Curse So Dark and Lonely | Spoiler-Free Book Review

Herculean Tales in Heroes || SPOILER-FREE REVIEW

Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures by Stephen Fry 5/5 STARS Genre: Mythology Author: Stephen Fry Published: November 2018 Publisher: Michael Joseph Pages: 478 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts upon Finishing This was just as fantastic as book one, Mythos. Stephen Fry has a real knack for storytelling and this has been so … Continue reading Herculean Tales in Heroes || SPOILER-FREE REVIEW

Shocking Plot Twists in If I Should Die || BOOK REVIEW

If I Should Die by Amy Plum 5/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy [Paranormal] Author: Amy Plum Published: May 2013 Publisher: Atom Pages: 408 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing That was just ridiculously good. Such a satisfying and AWESOME conclusion to the series!! I can't recommend this trilogy enough, the character … Continue reading Shocking Plot Twists in If I Should Die || BOOK REVIEW

Being 100% Relatable in The Upside of Unrequited || BOOK REVIEW

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli 5/5 STARS Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult, Romance, LGBT+ Author: Becky Albertalli Published: April 2017 Publisher: PUFFIN Pages: 336 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing SO THAT WAS THE SINGLE BEST THING EVER AND I LOVED IT. Just when you thought nothing would top Simon vs, … Continue reading Being 100% Relatable in The Upside of Unrequited || BOOK REVIEW

Upside-Down Books Awards 2016

Welcome, welcome. It's nice to see you again - please, take a seat. Popcorn to your left, toilets to your right, dog on your lap, cat on your feet. All sorted? Excellent. WELCOME to the annual Upside-Down Books Awards for 2016 *crowd goes wild*. Thank you, thank you - no really, thank you, *catches a … Continue reading Upside-Down Books Awards 2016

Feels Aplenty in Empire of Storms

Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas 5/5 STARS Genre: High Fantasy, Young Adult Author: Sarah J. Maas Published: September 2016 Publisher:   Bloomsbury USA Children's Pages: 693 {hardback}  Originally posted on Goodreads This review is spoiler-free until I state otherwise Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing I have no words. That was simply amazing. It's impossible to … Continue reading Feels Aplenty in Empire of Storms

Running Away in The Darkest Minds

The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken // GOODREADS // BUY // 5/5 STARS Genre: Young Adult, Dystopia Author: Alexandra Bracken Published: December 2012 Publisher: HarperCollins Australia Pages: 488 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads This review is spoiler free UNTIL I state otherwise I am a Book Depository affiliate - so if you buy a book … Continue reading Running Away in The Darkest Minds

Top Ten Tuesday: The Best of YA

Why hello there, and welcome to another Tuesday! I am currently elbowing my way through the week wishing it was the weekend already even though it's only Tuesday. I've also spent a strange amount of time day dreaming about Christmas - I can't wait for the weather to warm up and to lounge around, boogying … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: The Best of YA

Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Covers

We're here guys, we have arrived at The Question. This is the ultimate quizzicality, the last battle, the penultimate dance, the leap of faith: WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE COVER? This week's theme is: Favourite Covers  It really is a difficult question, though. How does one decide these things? There are so many beautiful covers out … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Covers