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…

Waiting on Wednesday: Last Of Her Name

Last of Her Name Written by Jessica Khoury 400 pages Published by Scholastic Publication date: 26th February 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Sixteen years ago, rebellion swept the galaxy known as the Belt of Jewels. Every member of the royal family was murdered–down to their youngest child, Princess Anya–and the Union government rose in its place….

Book Excerpt: The Goblins of Bellwater

The Goblins of Bellwater Written by Molly Ringle 288 pages Published by Central Avenue Publishing Publication date: 1st October 2017 Summary (from Goodreads): A contemporary romance inspired by Christina Rossetti’s eerie, sensual poem, “Goblin Market.” Four neighbors encounter sinister enchantments and a magical path to love in a small, modern-day Puget Sound town, where a…

Author interview: Katie Ward

Author Interview: Katie Ward Today I am delighted to welcome Katie Ward to the blog to talk about her writing process and what you can expect to see from her next – don’t miss my review of her debut novel, The Pretender! About the Author: Katie Ward always knew she wanted to write for a…

Book Review: The Pretender (+ Giveaway!)

The Pretender Written by Katie Ward 224 pages Published by Katie Ward Publication date: 27th August 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): France 2000: Two babies are born on the same day just two hours apart – but to very different lives. Isabella is a Princess and heir to the French throne, while Sophia is born into…

Library Loot: Birds, Cages and Secrets

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 using the Mr. Linky any time…

Book Review: The Gilded King

The Gilded King Written by Josie Jaffrey 303 pages Self-published Publication date: 25th June 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): In the Blue, the world’s last city, all is not well. Julia is stuck within its walls. She serves the nobility from a distance until she meets Lucas, a boy who believes in fairytales that Julia’s world…

Library Loot: Gymnastics, Mermaids and Achieving Your Dreams

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 using the Mr. Linky any time…

Book Review: Fawkes (+ Giveaway!)

Fawkes Written by Nadine Brandes 448 pages Published by Thomas Nelson (Harper Collins) Publication date: 10th July 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): Thomas Fawkes is turning to stone, and the only cure to the Stone Plague is to join his father’s plot to assassinate the king of England. Silent wars leave the most carnage. The wars…

Book Review: Mirage (+Giveaway!)

Mirage Written by Somaiya Daud 320 pages Published by Flatiron Books Publication date: 28th August 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): “Mirage is full of characters who feel like they existed long before the story began, and a rich world that is as beautiful as it is cruel. Somaiya Daud is a rare talent. A smart, romantic, exciting debut.”…

Author Interview: Nadine Brandes (+Giveaway!)

Author Interview: Nadine Brandes Today I am lucky enough to be joined on the blog by the lovely Nadine Brandes, author of the historical fantasy novel inspired by the Gunpowder Plot, Fawkes. Find out more about the book below: Thomas Fawkes is turning to stone, and the only cure to the Stone Plague is to…

Book Review: You Only Live Once

You Only Live Once Written by Jess Vallance 400 pages Published by Hot Key Books Publication date: 23rd August 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): The trials and embarrassing life of Gracie Dart. For fans of Geek Girl. Gracie Dart is your classically studious, responsible, clearheaded, career focussed girl. The sort of girl whose exam revision time…