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”…

Waiting on Wednesday: Shadowscent

Shadowscent The Darkest Bloom Written by P.M. Freestone 448 pages Published by Scholastic Publication date: 7th February 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): In the empire of Aramtesh, scent has power. When disaster strikes and the crown prince lies poisoned, long suppressed rivalries threaten to blow the empire apart. It’s up to a poor village girl with…

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…

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: Witches and War

Library Loot: Witches and War What did I get from the library this week? As always, I have added quite a few titles to the tottering TBR (to-be-read) pile! 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…

Witches, witches everywhere!

I love books about witches and, as a perusal of my childhood shelves recently revealed to me, I always have! I can’t pinpoint exactly what it is about witchcraft that appeals to me so strongly, but I think it must have something to do with my fascination with magic, the superstitions and folktales I was…

Six for Sunday: Books I wish I had as a teen

Six for Sunday: Books I Wish I had as a Teen   I’m cheating slightly with two of my choices because I did have them as a teenager and they had a big impact on me so I wanted to include them here. I wish that teen/ YA fiction was even a recognized section/ classification…

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: The Light Between Worlds

The Light Between Worlds Written by Laura Weymouth 416 pages Published by Chicken House Books Publication date: 1st November 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): Five years ago, Evelyn and Philippa Hapwell cowered from air strikes in a London bomb shelter. But that night took a turn when the sisters were transported to another realm called the…

Book Review: White Feather

White Feather Written by Catherine and David Mac Phail 87 pages Published by Barrington Stoke Publication date: 15th October 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): The war is won but for Tony there is little to celebrate. His brother never returned from no man’s land and has died not as a hero but executed as a coward….

Book Review: West (+ Giveaway!)

West Written by Edith Pattou 528 pages Published by HMH Books for Young Readers Publication date: 23rd October 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): From the author of the beloved high fantasy East, a thrilling tale of true love, magic, adventure, and revenge. When Rose first met Charles, he was trapped in the form of a white…