Mini-Reviews: Mermaids

Mini-Reviews: Mermaids When I have the choice between reading another book or reviewing the one I have just read, I usually choose to read another one. As much as I adore shouting about books on my blog, reading is, after all, my first love! Therefore, I have decided to do some mini-review posts to tell…

Book Review: Stepsister

Book Review: Stepsister   Stepsister Written by Jennifer Donnelly 480 pages Published by Hot Key Books Publication date: 15th May 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): This is a dark tale. A grim tale. It’s a tale from another time, a time when wolves waited for girls in the forest, beasts paced the halls of cursed castles,…

Waiting on Wednesday: House of Salt and Sorrows

Waiting on Wednesday: House of Salt and Sorrows House of Salt and Sorrows Written by Erin A. Craig 416 pages Published by Delacorte Publication date: 6th August 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): In a manor by the sea, twelve sisters are cursed. Annaleigh lives a sheltered life at Highmoor, a manor by the sea, with her…

Six for Sunday: Childhood Favourites

Six for Sunday: Childhood Favourites Wow, it’s been a while since I’ve joined in with #SixforSunday and I was so excited to shine a spotlight on kidlit during April…oh well, better late than never, right? The prompt for this week was actually 2018 favourites, but I am terrible at remembering release dates so I decided…

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…

GUEST POST – Joanna Ruth Meyer

Originally posted on Liv's Wonderful Escape:
Today I am delighted to have Joanna Ruth Meyer on my blog with her INCREDIBLE book, Echo North! Echo Alkaev’s safe and carefully structured world falls apart when her father leaves for the city and mysteriously disappears. Believing he is lost forever, Echo is shocked to find him…

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: 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…

Book Review and Author Interview: Jaclyn and the Beanstalk by Mary Ting

Jaclyn and The Beanstalk Written by Mary Ting 276 pages Published by Vesuvian Books Publication date: 4th September 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): What fate awaits a girl who hears monsters at night… Sixteen-year-old Jaclyn looks up to her father. An honest man who once fought for the king, he now teaches Jaclyn how to use…

Book Excerpt: A Curse So Dark and Lonely

A Curse so Dark and Lonely Written by Brigid Kemmerer 496 pages Published by Bloomsbury Publication date: 29th January 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Fall in love, break the curse. It once seemed so easy to Prince Rhen, the heir to Emberfall. Cursed by a powerful enchantress to repeat the autumn of his eighteenth year over…

Waiting on Wednesday: A Curse So Dark and Lonely

Waiting on Wednesday: A Curse So Dark and Lonely A Curse so Dark and Lonely Written by Brigid Kemmerer 496 pages Published by Bloomsbury Publication date: 29th January 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Fall in love, break the curse. It once seemed so easy to Prince Rhen, the heir to Emberfall. Cursed by a powerful enchantress…

Six for Sunday: Author Collaborations I would love to see

Six for Sunday: Author Collaborations I would love to see This is a tricky one again this week… I know that Alwyn Hamilton‘s new book is set at a similar time period to Melinda Salisbury‘s State of Sorrow, though in a different part of the world. They briefly toyed with the idea of a crossover…