September 2017 Wrap Up

2017, wrap up

This year is flying by and my September 2017 Wrap Up has been a good month for my TBR. I think I accomplished a lot and I definitely think I have gotten a few books of my shelves. I suppose that says a lot about the type of reading I’ve done this month, almost all the books […]

30th September 2017

Adult Fantasy Recommendation #1: The Final Empire

adult fantasy

If I could live in one genre it would definitely be fantasy. I love the world building and the characters that are associated with fantasy in general. It feels like there anything could happen within the story and amongst the characters, some of my all-time favourite books have been fantasy for this very reason. I’m […]

29th September 2017

Going Viral Book Review

4 star, book reviews

Going Viral is the third book in The Potion Diaries, so if you don’t want to be spoiled you should read book reviews 1 & 2 first! Having managed to find her great-grandmother’s potion diary, escape Emilia Thoth, save her grandfather’s memories AND become a Master Alchemist, surely it’s time for Sam to have a […]

25th September 2017

Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power Book Review

3 star, book reviews

Welcome to Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s Camp for Hardcore Lady Types. The five scouts of Roanoke cabin—Jo, April, Molly, Mal, and Ripley—love their summers at camp. They get to hang out with their best friends, earn Lumberjane scout badges, annoy their no-nonsense counselor Jen . . . and go on supernatural adventures. That […]

18th September 2017

Water in May Book Review

2 star, book reviews

Water in May Fifteen-year-old Mari Pujols believes that the baby she’s carrying will finally mean she’ll have a family member who will love her deeply and won’t ever leave her—not like her mama, who took off when she was eight; or her papi, who’s in jail; or her abuela, who wants as little to do […]

15th September 2017

Odd & True Book Review

3 star, book reviews

Odd & True Trudchen grew up hearing Odette’s stories of their monster-slaying mother and a magician’s curse. But now that Tru’s older, she’s starting to wonder if her older sister’s tales were just comforting lies, especially because there’s nothing fantastic about her own life—permanently disabled and in constant pain from childhood polio. In 1909, after […]

11th September 2017

The Star-Crossed Queen Book Review

5 star, book reviews

The Star-Crossed Queen. Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only seventeen? Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of death and destruction, she has earned only the scorn and fear of her father’s kingdom. Content to follow more scholarly […]

4th September 2017