Book Spotlight & Giveaway: Deeplight

Book Spotlight: Deeplight   Deeplight Written by Frances Hardinge Cover art by Aitch 416 pages Published by Pan Macmillan and Amulet Books (Abram) Publication date: 31st October 2019 (UK) ; 14th April 2020 (USA) Summary (from Goodreads): Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea meets Frankenstein in Frances Hardinge’s latest fantasy adventure The gods are dead. Decades…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Notorious Virtues

Waiting on Wednesday: The Notorious Virtues   The Notorious Virtues Written by Alwyn Hamilton 368 pages Published by Faber & Faber Publication date: 18th August 2020 Summary (from Goodreads): A glamorous media darling, a surprise heiress, and the magical competition of a lifetime. At sixteen, Honora “Nora” Holtzfall is the daughter of the most powerful…

Mini-Reviews: Strange Houses

Mini-Reviews: Strange Houses   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…

Waiting on Wednesday: Girl, Serpent, Thorn

Waiting on Wednesday: Girl, Serpent, Thorn Girl, Serpent, Thorn Written by Melissa Bashardoust 336 pages Published by Flatiron Books Publication date: 7th July 2020 Summary (from Goodreads): A captivating and utterly original fairy tale about a girl cursed to be poisonous to the touch, and who discovers what power might lie in such a curse……

Waiting on Wednesday: The Court of Miracles

Waiting on Wednesday: The Court of Miracles   The Court of Miracles Written by Kester Grant 464 pages Published by Harper Voyager Publication date: 14th May 2020 Summary (from Goodreads): Les Misérables meets Six of Crows in this page-turning adventure as a young thief finds herself going head to head with leaders of Paris’s criminal underground in the…

Book Review: The Forest of Fallen Stars

Book Review: The Forest of Fallen Stars   The Forest of Fallen Stars Written by Elfie Riverdell 224 pages Self-published Publication date: 1st June 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): The Forest of Fallen Stars is a story of friendship and magic. We follow Alura, a shy but stubborn sixteen year old, as she tries to navigate…

Waiting on Wednesday: Seasons of the Storm

Waiting on Wednesday: Seasons of the Storm Seasons of the Storm Written by Elle Cosimano 480 pages Published by Harper Teen Publication date: 23rd June 2020 Summary (from Goodreads): One cold, crisp night, Jack Sommers was faced with a choice—live forever according to the ancient, magical rules of Gaia, or die. Jack chose to live,…

Mini-Reviews: Girls having Adventures

Mini-reviews: Girls having Adventures 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…

Waiting on Wednesday: Thorn

Waiting on Wednesday: Thorn Thorn Written by Intisar Khanani 304 pages Published by Hot Key Books Publication date: 24th March 2020 Summary (from Goodreads): A princess with two futures. A destiny all her own Between her cruel family and the contempt she faces at court, Princess Alyrra has always longed to escape the confines of…

Giveaway! Win a copy of A Queen in Hiding, new epic fantasy from Sarah Kozloff

Giveaway! A Queen in Hiding by Sarah Kozloff   A Queen in Hiding Written by Sarah Kozloff 477 pages Published by Tor Books Publication date: 21st January 2020 Summary (from Goodreads): Orphaned, exiled and hunted, Cérulia, Princess of Weirandale, must master the magic that is her birthright, become a ruthless guerilla fighter, and transform into…

Book Review: Throne of Swans

Book Review: A Throne of Swans   A Throne of Swans Written by Katharine and Elizabeth Corr 352 pages Published by Hot Key Books Publication date: 9th January 2020 Summary (from Goodreads): In a world where the flightless are ruled by those who can fly… When her father dies just before her birthday, seventeen-year-old Aderyn…

Waiting on Wednesday: Deep and Darkest Red

Waiting on Wednesday: Deep and Darkest Red Deep and Darkest Red Written by Anna-Marie McLemore 320 pages Published by Feiwel and Friends Publication date: 14th January 2020 Summary (from Goodreads): Summer, 1518. A strange sickness sweeps through Strasbourg: women dance in the streets, some until they fall down dead. As rumors of witchcraft spread, suspicion…