Waiting on Wednesday: We Rule the Night

Waiting on Wednesday: We Rule the Night We Rule The Night Written by Claire Eliza Bartlett 400 pages Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publication date: 2nd April 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Two girls use forbidden magic to fly and fight–for their country and for themselves–in this riveting debut that’s part Shadow and…

Six for Sunday: Favourite LGBT Characters

Six for Sunday: Favourite LGBT Characters Welcome back to another week of #SixForSunday! This week the theme is favourite LGBT characters and, while I came up with some straightaway, others were more difficult. Here are a few of my favourite characters, who also happen to identify as LGBT: Magnus Bane from The Shadowhunters world ‘I…

Waiting on Wednesday: A Treason of Thorns

Waiting on Wednesday: A Treason of Thorns A Treason of Thorns Written by Laura E. Weymouth 320 pages Published by Harper Teen Publication date: 10th September 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Violet Sterling has spent the last seven years in exile, longing to return to Burleigh House. One of the six great houses of England, Burleigh’s…

Six for Sunday: Favourite LGBT Books

Six for Sunday: Favourite LGBT Books Welcome back to another week of #SixforSunday The theme for this week is favourite LGBT books. As always, when I first heard the theme I worried that I wouldn’t be able to come up with enough books for the prompt, but once I got started I managed it quite…

Waiting on Wednesday: Asha & the Spirit Bird

Waiting on Wednesday: Asha & the Spirit Bird   Asha and the Spirit Bird Written by Jasbinder Bilan ? pages Published by Chicken House Books Publication date: 7th February 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Asha lives on the family farm with her mother in rural India. Her father is away working in the city, and when…

Six for Sunday: Bookish Hates

Six for Sunday: Bookish Hates Welcome back to another week of #SixForSunday (The books in the image above contain characters I dislike, but I actually love all of the books! I hope nobody thinks that they are my bookish hates…) The theme for his week is Bookish Hates. As I love books I found this…

Library Loot: Magic, Romance, More Magic

Library Loot: Magic, Romance, More Magic Great haul from my library this week – from this you can see that anything to do with magic is something I like to read! This week I have borrowed: Wundersmith by Jessica Townsend Return to the magical world of Nevermoor! Morrigan Crow’s perilous adventures continue in the most…

Waiting on Wednesday: Master of Sorrows

Master of Sorrows The Silent Gods #1 Written by Justin Travis Call 448 pages Published by Gollancz Publication date: 21st February 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): You have heard the story before – of a young boy, orphaned through tragic circumstances, raised by a wise old man, who comes to a fuller knowledge of his magic…

Six for Sunday: Bookish Loves

Six for Sunday: Bookish Loves Welcome back to another week of #SixForSunday This week the theme is ‘bookish loves‘ so I’m going to talk about a few things which I adore in books, both in their content and their presentation. Some of these are weirdly specific, but I imagine that we all have our favourite…

Netgalley Tag: Book Review secrets revealed!

Netgalley Tag Have you ever used Netgalley? Have you read and reviewed many books through the website? What do you like and dislike about it? How many books do you currently have on your Netgalley shelf? Let me know in the comments! Auto-Approved: Who is one author whose books you automatically want to read, regardless…

Waiting on Wednesday: Spin the Dawn

Spin the Dawn Written by Elizabeth Lim 400 pages Published by Knopf Publication date: 30th July 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Project Runway meets Mulan in this sweeping YA fantasy about a young girl who poses as a boy to compete for the role of imperial tailor and embarks on an impossible journey to sew three…

Library Loot: Fantasy, Intrigue and Misunderstandings

Library Loot: Fantasy, Intrigue and Misunderstandings Library Loot is a weekly event co-hosted by Claire from The Captive Reader and Linda from Silly Little Mischief that encourages bloggers to share the books they’ve checked out from the library. If you’d like to participate, just write up your post-feel free to steal the button-and link it…