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…

Six for Sunday: Bookish Wishes

Six for Sunday: Bookish Wishes We’re nearly two weeks into 2019 already and I still can’t quite get my head around it…how has 2019 been treating you so far? I have though a little about my goals for this year in my 2019 Goals and New Year’s Bookish Resolutions but this week the theme for…

New Year’s Bookish Resolutions

New Year’s Bookish Resolutions I saw this over on Amy’s blog Golden Books Girl and thought it looked like fun so I have shamelessly nicked it! Let me know if any of your resolutions match up with mine! 1. An Author You’d Like To Read That You’ve Never Read Until recently this was Leigh Bardugo,…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Priory of the Orange Tree

The Priory of the Orange Tree Written by Samantha Shannon 848 pages Published by Bloomsbury Publication date: 26th February 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): A world divided. A queendom without an heir. An ancient enemy awakens. The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a thousand years. Still unwed, Queen Sabran the Ninth must conceive a…

Six for Sunday: New Year, New Books!

Six for Sunday: New Year, New Books! Welcome back to Six for Sunday! I missed quite a few of these at the end of 2018 due to life getting busy and a nasty cold that laid me low for a while. One of my resolutions for 2019 is to be be more organised with getting…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Wicked King

The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air #2) Written by Holly Black 336 pages Published by Hot Key Books Publication date: 8th January 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): You must be strong enough to strike and strike and strike again without tiring. The first lesson is to make yourself strong. After the jaw-dropping revelation that…

Waiting on Wednesday: Chrysalis

Chrysalis (Project Nemesis #3) Written by Brendan Reichs 416 pages Published by Pan Macmillan Publication date: 5th March 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): The stunning finale of the Project Nemesis trilogy from New York Times bestselling author Brendan Reichs. The 64 members of Fire Lake’s sophomore class have managed to survive the first two phases of…

Six for Sunday: 2018 Bookish Highlights

Six for Sunday: 2018 Bookish Highlights It’s been a little while since I did one of these (a whole month!) as life has been so busy – between work and getting ill, my blog has been a big neglected of late, but I’m hoping to get back into the swing of things over the Christmas…

Waiting on Wednesday: Echo North

Echo North Written by Joanna Ruth Meyer ~400 pages Published by Page Street Kids Publication date:January 15th 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Echo Alkaev’s safe and carefully structured world falls apart after her father leaves for the city and mysteriously disappears. Believing he is lost forever, Echo is shocked to find him half-frozen in the winter…

Waiting on Wednesday: Romanov

Waiting on Wednesday: Romanov Romanov Written by Nadine Brandes 352 pages Published by Thomas Nelson/ Harper Collins Publication date: 7th May 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): From the author of Fawkes comes a magical take on the story of Anastasia Romanov. The history books say I died. They don’t know the half of it. Anastasia “Nastya”…