Caraval begins with two sisters, living at home with their abusive father. Their mother has long since abandoned them, so Scarlett, being the eldest sister, does everything she can to protect Donatella (Tella) from their cruel father. Ever since they were little their grandmother told them stories of a game named Caraval, where magic existed and strange, wonderful, beautiful things happened. … More Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber
Title: Storm Watcher Author: Maria V. Snyder Page count: 203 pages Released: December 6th, 2013 Genre: Middle Grade Type: ARC, Kindle Rating: ★★★★☆ Luke Riley is lost. His mother’s recent death has set Luke and his family adrift. Even though his father, twin brothers, and their three bloodhounds are search-and-rescue volunteers, they have been unable to rescue themselves and become a family … More Review: Storm Watcher by Maria V. Snyder (ARC)
Book Traveling Thursdays is a weekly feature meme hosted by Catia @The Girl Who Read Too Much and Danielle @Danielle’s Book Blog! The purpose is to find book covers from around the world and choose your favourites. The list of themes is on Goodreads! This week’s theme is new beginnings – a book you would like to read for … More Book Traveling Thursday’s: New Beginnings
Title: The Sun Is Also A Star Author: Nicola Yoon Page count 384 pages Released: November 1st, 2016 Genre: YA, Contemporary Type: Paperback & eBook Rating: ★★★★☆ I kindly received this on Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. This in no way impacts my thoughts. Thank you Penguin Random House Children’s Publishers! Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science and … More ARC Review: The Sun Is Also A Star
Another month, another wrap-up post! I finally started my new job last week, so a lot of book related stuff has been put on hold, including this post – which is why I’m a week late! ★ September Wrap-Up ★ I read 6 books this month, and they were all for the Halloween Readathon I mention … More October Wrap-Up
I’m a whole week late posting this, and I’m very, very sorry! Throughout the weeks of October I participated in Lauren @ Wonderless Reviews‘ Halloween Readathon (my first ever readathon), and it was great! I completed all 6 books which is amazing for me. It also encouraged me to post more on my new Twitter account – … More Halloween Readathon Wrap-Up
Along with a lot of other people, I took part in a Halloween readathon this past month. I read the last three books quite quickly, and didn’t stop to write notes or reviews in between. It’s all a little jumbled in my head now so I’m going to write them as mini reviews – I … More Mini Reviews: A Darker Shade of Magic, Anna Dressed In Blood & The Grownup
Book Traveling Thursdays is a weekly feature meme hosted by Catia @The Girl Who Read Too Much and Danielle @Danielle’s Book Blog! The purpose is to find book covers from around the world and choose your favourites. The list of themes is on Goodreads! This week’s theme is spooky reads – because it’s almost Halloween!
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature meme hosted at The Broke and Bookish where you choose your top 10 favourite books based on a theme. This week’s theme is Top Ten characters I would name after pets if I could.
New York Times bestselling author Carrie Ryan returns to the terrifying world of the Forest of Hands and Teeth with the short story, “Flotsam & Jetsam.” When the zombie outbreak erupts on their ship during their senior cruise, two friends escape in a life raft only to find themselves adrift in an endless ocean with … More Mini Review: Flotsam & Jetsam (The Forest of Hands and Teeth 0.2)