2017 | wrap up

February 2017 Wrap Up

Welcome to my February 2017 Wrap Up. February has been the month that I went off the rails in terms of my reading. I thought I had a well-rounded plan as to what I wanted to read but the reading gods decided they had other things in mind for me. I managed to read all […]

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4 star | book reviews

Glass Sword Book Review

This is a review of the second book in a series – read the first review here. If there’s one thing Mare Barrow knows, it’s that she’s different. Mare Barrow’s blood is red—the color of common folk—but her Silver ability, the power to control lightning, has turned her into a weapon that the royal court […]

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4 star | book reviews

Red Queen Book Review

This is a world divided by blood – red or silver. The Reds are commoners, ruled by a Silver elite in possession of god-like superpowers. And to Mare Barrow, a seventeen-year-old Red girl from the poverty-stricken Stilts, it seems like nothing will ever change. That is, until she finds herself working in the Silver Palace. […]

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4 star | book reviews

The Song of the Stork Book Review

I received this book free in exchange for an honest review on NetGalley. Fifteen year old Yael is on the run. The Jewish girl seeks shelter from the Germans on the farm of the village outcast. Aleksei is mute and solitary, but as the brutal winter advances, he reluctantly takes her in and a delicate relationship […]

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1 star | book reviews

Chest of Bone Book Review

I received this book from Netgalley. As magical and mundane worlds entwine, empath and unawakened Mage Clea Reese must team up with the secretive James Larrimer to hunt her mentor’s killer and stop the forces of corruption from obtaining the Chest of Bone, the ultimate source of otherworldly power. Larrimer is a predator who stalks […]

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NaNoWriMo | writing

Writing Update : NaNoWriMo Draft

I have been putting writing this post off for so long in the vain hope that I would get my act together and start writing my NaNoWriMo draft. Well, I haven’t. December was a write off in my mind, I did blogmas on here and that took the majority of my time and energy, I […]

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life updates | not book related

Our Honeymoon Plans

Yes I know I’m a book blogger and talking about my long awaited honeymoon doesn’t even come close to being book related BUT I’m too excited to keep it bottled in for much longer. I have to talk about it – our honeymoon plans, I just have too, so if you’re looking for something bookish, […]

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2017 | tbr

February 2017 TBR

February already? You blink and January was gone. I had an awesome month of reading last month and I’m hoping to keep up reading trend in my February 2017 TBR. I don’t have any pressing reads but there are some on here that I really want to get to. It’s been long enough. On with […]

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