July Wrap-Up

Hello! So, long overdue wrap-up - as I didn't do one for June! I don't think I'd been in a good place, and I was ill all of June on top. I only read 2 books and just didn't feel like doing anything. My two reads for June were Aurora Rising - Amie Kaufman & … Continue reading July Wrap-Up

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The Reading Rush Round Up

Last week (22nd - 28th) I participated in The Reading Rush - and tried to complete all 7 challenges! I can't quite believe it, but I actually nailed it and did it - by the skin of my teeth, but still! Some of my books were small, but with working full time and celebrating my … Continue reading The Reading Rush Round Up

NEWTs Readathon TBR

August is soon upon us! I particiapated in the OWLs Readathon back in April, hosted by the lovely BookRoast, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. I managed to exceed my criteria to pass my OWLs by one book - I've been in a bit of slump lately though, so I guess we shall see how the … Continue reading NEWTs Readathon TBR

πŸ“š REVIEW | Mythos – Stephen Fry

Release Date: November 2017 Publisher: Penguin Genre: History, Non-Fiction, Mythology Page Count: 432 Goodreads Page Rating: β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜… β€œIt is enough to say that the Greeks thought it was Chaos who, with a massive heave, or a great shrug, or hiccup, vomit or cough, began the long chain of creation that has ended with pelicans and … Continue reading πŸ“š REVIEW | Mythos – Stephen Fry

πŸ“š REVIEW | Stalking Jack the Ripper – Kerri Maniscalo

Release Date: September 2016 Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Genre: YA, Mystery, Historical, Horror Page Count: 326 Goodreads Page Rating: β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜† β€œFear is a hungry beast. The more you feed it, the more it grows.” I need the next book now! I completely devoured this book after a slump - I simply couldn't put it down! Set … Continue reading πŸ“š REVIEW | Stalking Jack the Ripper – Kerri Maniscalo

πŸ“š REVIEW | City of Ashes – Cassandra Clare

Release Date: March 2008 Publisher: Walker Books Genre: YA, Fantasy, Romance Page Count: 415 Goodreads Page Rating: β˜…β˜…β˜†β˜†β˜† I may get some flack for this review, but what are reviews but thoughts and feelings you had about the book? I'm conflicted on this book - I think I did enjoy it (two stars doesn't mean … Continue reading πŸ“š REVIEW | City of Ashes – Cassandra Clare

πŸ“š REVIEW | Gemina – Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

Release Date: October 2016 Publisher:  Rock the Boat Genre: YA, Sci-Fi, Romance Page Count: 659 Goodreads Page Rating: β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜… β€œNow, children, watch closely. Hold your breath. Listen. And I will show you the components of calamity.” I'm going to keep this brief, as I can’t go into it too much without spoiling this or the … Continue reading πŸ“š REVIEW | Gemina – Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff