Tag: book reviews

June 2017 Round Up

Things have been a bit slow for me on the reading/blogging front since I went back to work. So, I’ve lumped May and June together in my round up. Only problem with that is, I have to stretch my burned-out brain back to May…

Bookish Babble: March 2017 Round Up

Posts:Read: 8 Rocket Raccoon: Grounded #1 & Rocket Raccoon: Grounded #2. Both are quick and amusing reads that follow Rocket as he gets himself in and out of trouble, tries to find a way to get off Earth, and just ends up getting himself in even more trouble. Goodreads…

Bookish Babble: February 2017 Round Up

Many of the blogs I follow do monthly round up posts in varying styles. So I thought I’d give it a go. Books I Read This Month: 6Charmed: Season 9, Volume 1, Volume 2 & Volume 3 (combined single comic Issues 1-19) by Paul…

Mini Reviews: Riley’s Favourite books right now

I asked Riley to pick his favourite books – Riley is my Three nearly Four-year-old son, who’s favourite activities include asking WHY, making the house look like a tornado has ripped through it, going for walks to the park and reading picture books with anyone…

Mini Reviews: The Duff & Lucy’s Chance

The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend by Kody Keplinger Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper is cynical and loyal, and she doesn’t think she’s the prettiest of her friends by a long shot. She’s also way too smart to fall for the charms of man-slut and slimy school…

Review: Disruption & Corruption by Jessica Shirvington

Oh wow, where do I start. I finished the last page of Disruption, made myself a fresh cuppa tea then opened up Corruption and continued Maggie’s journey. It was 833 pages of utterly enthralling action. Let me calm down and try to break this…

Mini Reviews: Akarnae + Simon + Zim

Akarnae (The Medoran Chronicles #1) by Lynette Noni With just one step, sixteen-year-old Alexandra Jennings’s world changes—literally. Dreading her first day at a new school, Alex is stunned when she walks through a doorway and finds herself stranded in Medora, a fantasy world full of…

Killing Time by Ingrid Nickelsen

Killing Time (For Better or for Worse #2) by Ingrid Nickelsen  Published 26th April 2015 by Untold Press I received a copy of this book from the author in return for an honest review. Thank you Ingrid! Death is the ultimate heartbreak. Evangeline never expected it…

The Griever’s Mark by Katherine Hurley

  Astarti would bet her life on one thing: she will never escape her master Belos. After Belos found her as an abandoned infant, he planted within her a Leash, which he uses to control her power. Astarti is a Drifter, able to manipulate…

The Unseen

The Unseen by Katherine Webb A vicar with a passion for nature, the Reverend Albert Canning leads a happy existence with his naive wife, Hester, in their sleepy Berkshire village in the year 1911. But as the English summer dawns, the Cannings’ lives are…