Hello everyone, and also a very happy 2nd day of the Lunar New Year! Today, I’m here to persuade, convince and urge YOU to pick up this raw, fiercely feminist YA fantasy novel filled with SO. MUCH. SOUL, with my favourite quotes littered throughout. Thank you so much to TBR and Beyond Tours for organising this blog tour.Continue reading “Blog Tour: The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna | A raw, fiercely feminist YA fantasy filled with soul 💫”
Honestly speaking, this was one of those books that took me a LONG time to formulate my thoughts with how I was in two minds about nearly every aspect, but I enjoyed it immensely.Continue reading “Review: A Druids Tale by A.J. Thornton | A YA Fantasy based on Celtic Legends”
Hello everyone! I’m back after two weeks of ghosting the blogosphere and bringing you my very first blog tour. Today, I’m incredibly excited to share my tour stop of On The Tips of Her Fingers by Bibiana Kerpcar, a YA fantasy novel published a month ago.
Thank you to Turn the Page tours and the author for providing me a copy for an honest review. You can click the tour banner right below to view the tour schedule and author interview and go give some love to the other upcoming bloggers!Continue reading “Blog Tour: On the Tips of Her Fingers by Bibiana Kerpcar | A Whimsical, Fairytale-like Fantasy with a Big Heart”
A Romeo and Juliet retelling set in 1920s Shanghai, whilst a monster rages across the city with a complex enemies to lovers to enemies to lovers that employs such atmospheric writing? Y’all were right, These Violent Delights is utter brilliance. And help me while I sob and go on a rampage till November when Our Violent Ends comes out.Continue reading “Review: These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong | A Brutal, Atmospheric and Kick-ass Romeo and Juliet Retelling set in 1920s Shanghai 🐉”
You know there are those few books you finish in a blur with a kind of quiet peace in your heart? Those that take a while to sink in and realise how beautiful it was? The Midnight Library was one of those books.Continue reading “Review: The Midnight Library by Matt Haig | Did it really deserve to be crowned the 2020 Goodreads Choice Awards Winner? 📚”
Wow, this was such a beautiful and whimsical book with humour that made me smile so much!!
First off, a huge thank you to Netgalley and Iron Bird publishing for an ARC of The Word Trove! (yes, I got my very first arc!)Continue reading “ARC Review: The Word Trove by Elias Vorpahl | A Pun-Filled Love Letter to Language”
“It is easy to do somethings, but it is difficult to be quiet, be patient and not do anything.”
The lovely Potterhead Aanya has written yet another book! I’ll be doing a short review this short yet insightful book. Thank you Aanya for the review copy!Continue reading “Review: For I Pity Them || the lovely potterhead aanya has written another impressive book 🥰”
Second books in series were never my thing, I mean come on, the infamous “second-book syndrome” is a real problem, where various middle books in series were essentially just extensions and filler books. Typically, only introductions or finales manage to engage and amaze, that is until I met A Torch Against the Night.Continue reading “Review: A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir [An Ember in the Ashes #2] | A Compelling Sequel Edging Towards the Dark Side”
“Life is made of so many moments that mean nothing. Then one day, a single moment comes along to define every second that comes after. Such moments are tests of courage, of strength.”
Life is made of many books (though they all mean a lot). Then one day, a single book (aka AEITA) comes along to define every book that comes after. Such books are stories of courage, of strength.
I FINALLY READ IT AND GOBBLED IT IN ONE DAY, IT WAS THAT GRIPPING, OKAY?Continue reading “Review: An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir [An Ember in the Ashes #1] | A Compelling Start to a YA Fantasy Quartet set in a brutal, Roman-inspired Empire”
A sweet romance.
Pretty admirable characters.
What more could I have asked for?Continue reading “Review: Soothsayer by Kathryn Amurra | A Charming Historical Romance that Surprised Me”