Sword Fighting in The Emperor of Nihon-Ja | Spoiler-Free Review

The Emperor of Nihon-Ja by John Flanagan Genre: Fantasy, Middle-Grade, Adventure Author: John Flanagan Published: November 2010 Publisher: Random House Australia Pages: 487 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing Ranger's Apprentice never fails to please. I thoroughly enjoyed this story just like I thoroughly enjoyed the previous nine books. I was nervous going … Continue reading Sword Fighting in The Emperor of Nihon-Ja | Spoiler-Free Review

Books I Missed Out On | Top Ten Tuesday

When I was younger I used to hate reading. You couldn't make me do it. It was a continuous nightmare for my mother trying to get me to read those tiny prescribed readings that you do in lower primary school. NIGHTMARE. WORDS. EW. And that didn't really change until high school. Shocking, I know. Top … Continue reading Books I Missed Out On | Top Ten Tuesday

Fast Fletching in Halt’s Peril || BOOK REVIEW

Halt's Peril by John Flanagan 5/5 STARS Genre: Fantasy, Children's Fiction Author: John Flanagan Published: 2009 Publisher: Random House Australia Pages: 440 {paperback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing As always a fantastic read. I don’t think it’s possible to go wrong with any of the Ranger’s Apprentice books! I loved how simple the … Continue reading Fast Fletching in Halt’s Peril || BOOK REVIEW

Final January Book Haul! || 2016 ||

Having gone into January determined to buy very few books I, of course, ended up with quite a few more than none. Hey ho! What can you do? January was a great month of reading for me so my book buying is entirely justified - besides, who really wants a TBR of zero? That'd be … Continue reading Final January Book Haul! || 2016 ||