First Line Fridays #16 !

So, what’s it about? First Line Fridays is a weekly — obviously — feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words where we dare to ask: What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author, or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? It is a meme that allows us to... Continue Reading →

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slow burning fantasy // EVERLESS REVIEW

TITLE: Everless AUTHOR: Sara Holland RATING: ★★★★ TRIGGER WARNING: None that I know of WHERE DID I RECEIVE THIS?: HachetteNZ sent this to me in exchange for an honest review! GENRE: Fantasy In the kingdom of Sempera, time is currency—extracted from blood, bound to iron, and consumed to add time to one’s own lifespan. The rich aristocracy, like the Gerlings,... Continue Reading →

WHERE ELSE YOU CAN FIND ME !

Hey guys! I know I know, I said I'd be around more but I've kinda been failing at that, huh? In my defense, I had a distraction, @betweenthepages.co came down to visit me! BUT now I'm back on track & decided for my first post back, I'd help you guys find me elsewhere! I'm mostly... Continue Reading →

A BOOK BOUND TO BREAK YOUR HEART // THE DANGEROUS ART OF BLENDING IN REVIEW

TITLE: The Dangerous Art of Blending In AUTHOR: Angelo Surmelis RATING: ★★★★★ TRIGGER WARNING: continual abuse from a parent, scenes depicting such abuse, other parent ignores it, bullying due to sexuality, violence due to sexuality WHERE DID I RECEIVE THIS?: PenguinNZ sent this to me in exchange for an honest review! GENRE: Contemporary Seventeen-year-old Evan Panos doesn’t know where he fits... Continue Reading →

fantastical & ethereal CITY OF BRASS REVIEW

TITLE: City of Brass AUTHOR: S.A. Chakraborty RATING: ★★★★ TRIGGER WARNING: Graphic violence, human trafficking, rape, slavery, and war. WHERE DID I RECEIVE THIS?: HarperCollinsNZ sent this to me in exchange for an honest review! GENRE: Fantasy Nahri has never believed in magic. Certainly, she has power; on the streets of 18th century Cairo, she’s a con woman of unsurpassed... Continue Reading →

DEATH & LIFE // SCYTHE REVIEW

TITLE: Scythe AUTHOR: Neal Shusterman RATING: ★★★★★ TRIGGER WARNING: Constantl talks of death, physical attacks WHERE DID I RECEIVE THIS?: WalkerbooksAUS sent this to me in exchange for an honest review! GENRE: Dystopian Thou shalt kill. A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now scythes are... Continue Reading →

Love is love WORLDS OF YOU REVIEW

TITLE: Worlds of You AUTHOR: Beau Taplin RATING: ★★★.5 TRIGGER WARNING: none that I could see! WHERE DID I RECEIVE THIS?: HarperCollinsNZ sent this to me in exchange for an honest review! GENRE: Poetry A collection of empowering poetry and prose from Australia's favourite social-media poet. Think of Beau Taplin as capturing the essence of love and heartbreak, challenges and... Continue Reading →

February TBR !

Hi guys, I guess I'm back? Things have been killer for a while but everything is somewhat calming down which has given me the mental capabilities back to start writing blog posts. Personally, I don't think I'll be going back to 7x a week of posting, but hopefully I'll be posting 3-4x a week soon!... Continue Reading →

I’m back! January Wrap up

​So, the first month of 2018 has gone by in a flash and it’s time for a wrap up already. This month. I spent a lot of my time reading as opposed to joining in the community which had its good and bad points. I definitely needed the month away to recharge, and now with... Continue Reading →

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