Mini-Reviews: Gaming

Mini-Reviews: Gaming   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…

Book Spotlight: Blastaway! (+ Giveaway)

Book Spotlight: Blastaway! Last year I shared a cover reveal for this fun-sounding middle-grade science-fiction book and now I’m here to let you know that it is finally available! The author describes it as ‘Home Alone in space, with pirates and mutants.’ If that doesn’t make you ant to read it, what will?! I am…

Waiting on Wednesday: Containment

Waiting on Wednesday: Containment Containment (Sanctuary Series Book #2) Written by Caryn Lix 496 pages Published by Simon Pulse Publication date: 6th August 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): They may have escaped Sanctuary, but Kenzie and her friends are far from safe. Ex-Omnistellar prison guard Kenzie and her superpowered friends barely made it off Sanctuary alive….

Library Loot: Aliens, Fences and Fairies

Library Loot: Aliens, Fences and Fairies Zero Repeat Forever by G. S. Prendergast The 5th Wave meets Beauty and the Beast in this fast-paced and heart-stopping novel about an invasion of murderous creatures and one girl fighting for her life at the end of the world. He has no voice or name, only a rank,…

Library Loot: UK YA Bests

Library Loot: UK YA Bests This week’s library loot includes a book which I picked up just because it looked interesting (Help the Witch), The Quiet at the End of the World by Lauren James (after I read and loved The Loneliest Girl in the Universe) and three from the shortlist of the UK YA…

Waiting on Wednesday: Collision

Waiting on Wednesday: Collision Collision Written by Victor Dixen Translated by Daniel Hahn 432 pages Published by Hot Key Books Publication date: 18th April 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): The third book in a heartstopping, high-octane new space series. The Genesis Programme reality TV show has brought twelve young astronauts to Mars, to face unprecedented hostility….

Book Review: #GalaxyGirl (+Giveaway!)

#GalaxyGirl Written by Bev Smith 250 pages Published by ACS Books Publication date: 29th November 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): Twelve-year-old Esme’s best friend is an alien called Stella. When Stella returns to Planet Kratos, Esme – fed up with her mum’s new boyfriend – stows away on the spaceship. So begins Esme’s adventure into a…

Blog Tour: The Lights of Time (+Giveaway!)

The Lights of Time Written by Paul Ian Cross 311 pages Published by Farrow Children’s Books Publication date: 27th November 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): Would you sacrifice your future to save your past? Engella Rhys is alone, adrift and on the run. Pursued by a secret agency, known only as the Hunters, she must stay…

Cover Reveal: Zero Repeat Forever (+Giveaway!)

Zero Repeat Forever Cover Reveal Today I am delighted to be joining with Gabrielle Prendergast and Rockstar Book Tours to reveal the cover for Zero Repeat Forever, Gabrielle’s new Sci-Fi book, which releases Summer 2019! Check out the awesome cover and summary in this post. On to the reveal! About The Book: Title: ZERO REPEAT FOREVER…

Library Loot: Outer Space, Winter and Magic

Library Loot: Outer Space, Winter and Magic What did I get from the library this week? Quite a few books this time, especially as some of my reservations have finally arrived! 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…

Book Review: Distortion

Distortion Phobos #2 Written by Victor Dixen Translated by Daniel Hahn 576 pages Published by Hot Key Books Publication date: 18th October 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): ‘This thrilling space odyssey will keep you turning pages late into the night.’ C. J. Daugherty, author of NIGHT SCHOOL ‘Phobos gave me the perfect escape I’ve been ravenous…

Author insight: A Spark of White Fire Deleted Scene

Today, I am lucky enough to be hosting a guest post from Sangu Mandanna, showcasing a deleted scene from the exciting, mythology-inspired A Spark of White Fire. A Spark of White Fire Written by Sangu Mandanna 400 pages Published by Sky Pony Press Publication date: 11th September 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): In a universe of…