Book Reviews

This was THE book to read in 2018, but it left people wanting more. After finishing the book, I do understand where the negative reviews are coming from, but at the end of the day (page?) I did enjoy this book and can honestly say I don’t feel let down by it. Read more…

I read a Goodreads review for Whiskey in a Teacup which said ‘This could alternately be titled, The Rich White Woman’s Guide on How to Live as a Rich White Woman in the South,’ which I found hilariously true. Even so, I was excited to give it a read. Read more…

Isabel choose The Moonlight Dreamers by Siobhan Curham for our next review, as it’s her current all-time favourite book. She was nervous to know whether I would like it, but she had no reason to be worried as The Moonlight Dreamers is a very sweet contemporary read. Read more…

Twice Dead is a YA fantasy and the first book in the Necromancer’s Song series by Caitlin Seal. The story follows Naya Garth, who is killed and resurrected to become a spy for her country. Naya is thrust into a political plot that could end with two countries at war. Read more…

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo, by Taylor Jenkins Reid, tells the story of Monique, a magazine writer who is hired to write the memoir of elusive 50s screen siren, Evelyn Hugo. During their meetings Evelyn tells the story of her life but will her big secret crush Monique? Read more…

A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas is book blogger and BookTube royalty. It must surely be one of the most talked about, reviewed and either loved or hated books in the young adult book community. Here are my thoughts on some of the most controversial issues. Read more…

Our second video for Young and Adult is a review of Heart of Mist by Helen Scheuerer. I’ve also written a review for this young adult fantasy, which is the first book in a trilogy. Watch now and see what we thought of Australian author Helen’s debut novel. Read more…

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black is another one of those books that had a clever publicity team behind it. This book was everywhere, from appearing in book-box reveals, to Instagram and YouTube haul and TBR videos. But, does it live up to the hype? Read more…

The Hazel Wood Melissa Albert

The Hazel Wood is one of those books that you either love or hate. The reviews are so polarising that I couldn’t wait to see what all the fuss was about. Set in NYC, 17 year old Alice sets off to find her missing mother and is thrown into a fantasy world she didn’t know existed. Read more…

Heart of Mist

Heart of Mist by Australian Author Helen Scheuerer is a YA fantasy about 19 year old Bleak, who desperately wants to find a cure for her magic. When she is captured by the King’s army, Bleak realises that her abilities aren’t the well kept secret she thought they were. Read more…

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