We all have authors we love to read books by, but unfortunately the books they have written is limited. Because of this, it's always exciting to hear when an author is in the midst of writing a new book, whether this be a new standalone or a sequel in a series. It's also exciting when … Continue reading Authors I Want To Read More Of.
"Moving on, as a concept, is for stupid people, because any sensible person knows grief is a long-term project. I refuse to rush. The pain that is thrust upon us let no man slow or speed or fix." - Max Porter. Since I finished The Perks of Being a Wallflower I have taken to reading short … Continue reading Review: Grief is the Thing With Feathers by Max Porter.
Tolkien is very well known for his writings on hobbits and elves and dwarves etc in various pieces of work including The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit and so on. While these stories share a common author with Leaf by Niggle, it doesn't share any of these remarkable creatures. Leaf by Niggle is a separate short story about a … Continue reading Review: Leaf by Niggle by J. R. R. Tolkien.
I didn't go too crazy on books this month, but I also couldn't resist picking up a few! After my big fail of a book ban last month I knew it was no good telling myself that I can't buy any books since this month I had set myself no restrictions yet only bought four. … Continue reading June Book Haul 2016.
"No one can hurt you as badly as the people you love." - Ransom Riggs. Library of Souls is the third and final book in Riggs' Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children trilogy. The series follows the adventures of Jacob Portman and his encounters with peculiar children in their fight to save peculiardom. Riggs' creative and unique world based … Continue reading Review: Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs.
""And you're late." "I prefer chronologically challenged."" - Victoria Aveyard. Last week I shared with you all my thoughts of Queen Song which is set before the Red Queen series and even this novella, Steel Scars. These two books came together in the form of Cruel Crown, but I decided to review them separately because they're very different stories set … Continue reading Review: Steel Scars by Victoria Aveyard.
“If I am a sword, I am a sword made of glass, and I feel myself beginning to shatter.” - Victoria Aveyard. You know when you finish a book you really enjoyed and you just have no thoughts? It's like you're frozen in place watching that final scene in the book and you don't know … Continue reading Review: Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard.
“Books may well be the only true magic.” - Alice Hoffman. Another month, another stack of new books. This month I have bought four books which is probably my average amount of books per month and I hate to say it, but it's probably enough as it has brought me to a total of twenty-four books on … Continue reading February Book Haul.
“You don't have favourites among your children, but you do have allies. ” - Zadie Smith. It is the end of another month in 2016 and I have been enjoying quite a lot of things. This month I am also changing the structure of my favourites so that I can include lots of different products which … Continue reading February Favourites.
" You do not write your life with words, the monster said. You write it with actions. What you think is not important. It is only important what you do." - Patrick Ness. This book has been sat on my bedside table for approximately two years now and because I've just been buying more books … Continue reading Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness.