I was sent a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Blurb: Dog lost in space? Grown an extra head and don't know why? Pocket money stolen by a green blob? You need the Space Detectives! Connor and Ethan are spending their summer holidays aboard the world's first orbiting city, Starville (basically … Continue reading Review: Space Detectives by Mark Powers
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Blog Tour: Mirrorland by Carole Johnstone!
If you’re in the market for a twisty bit of summer reading, look no further! Take a step into the Mirrorland in this chilling thriller and uncover the secrets that have been long buried... Huge thanks, as always, go to Dave at The Write Reads for the opportunity to be part of this particularly exciting #UltimateBlogTour! Blurb: No. … Continue reading Blog Tour: Mirrorland by Carole Johnstone!
Review: A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J Maas
Blurb: Feyre will bring vengeance. She has left the Night Court - and her High Lord - and is playing a deadly game of deceit. Her former lover Tamlin is making deals with Feyre's enemies and she is determined to uncover his plans. But can she make him believe she has come back to him when … Continue reading Review: A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J Maas
Best of YA: LGBTQ+ Representation!
Happy Pride Month! 🥳🏳️🌈 What better time to put together a list of some LGBTQ+ reads that you can find in your local YA section?! I'm finally back with another instalment of the Best of YA! With my work as a Children’s Bookseller, with a focus on YA, I’m always looking at new releases and new … Continue reading Best of YA: LGBTQ+ Representation!
Review: By Ash, Oak and Thorn by Melissa Harrison
I was sent a free ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Blurb: Three little people, no bigger than your hand, wake up from their winter sleep in the hollow trunk of an old ash tree. Moss, Burnet and Cumulus usually love spring, but their joy turns to worry when they discover that … Continue reading Review: By Ash, Oak and Thorn by Melissa Harrison
5 LGBTQ+ Books on my TBR!
Pride month is in full swing (🥳) so it's had me looking at my current TBR and which LGBTQ+ books are waiting patiently on my shelves for their turn to be read. This year I'm trying to focus on getting through my (ridiculously) huge physical TBR and so while there are a whole bunch of … Continue reading 5 LGBTQ+ Books on my TBR!
Review: The Regulars by Georgia Clark
Blurb: Best friends Evie, Krista and Willow are just trying to make it through their mid-twenties in New York. They're regular girls, making their way on the corporate ladder, making sense of online dating and making rent. Until they come across Pretty, a magic tincture that makes them, well... gorgeous. Like, supermodel, drop-dead, beautiful. Who could … Continue reading Review: The Regulars by Georgia Clark
Blog Tour: Instructions for Dancing by Nicola Yoon!
If you're a YA contemporary romance fan, there's no doubt that you know exactly who Nicola Yoon is. When I saw the opportunity to get my hands on this book a little early, I jumped at it full of excitement, and it most certainly didn't disappoint! Here are my thoughts on Yoon's new novel, Instructions … Continue reading Blog Tour: Instructions for Dancing by Nicola Yoon!
Review: The Last by Hanna Jameson
Blurb: The world has ended in nuclear war. You and nineteen other survivors hole up in an isolated Swiss hotel. You wait, you survive. Then you find the body. One of your number has blood on their hands. The race is on to find the killer… before the killer finds you. — Title: The Last Author: Hanna Jameson … Continue reading Review: The Last by Hanna Jameson
Monthly TBR: June 2021!
So far this year I've been committing to really getting through my physical TBR pile and it's working pretty well! When I was looking through my shelves, deciding what to read for the month of June, I thought why not try a (very loose) theme? This month we're going for a colourful TBR, based on … Continue reading Monthly TBR: June 2021!