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Empire of Storms Review: Should Be Called Empire of Ships, Amirite

Empire of Storms Review: Should Be Called Empire of Ships, Amirite

Emerging from my Empire of Storms slumber, I rise and attempt to tell you my jumbled thoughts about it. I’m constantly in awe of this expansive fantasy world that Sarah J Maas has created, filled with wyverns, magic, fae lords, witches, pirate lords, hidden armies and evil. Following multiple characters across Erilea, we see witches fighting for their […]

September 16, 2016 | 20 Comments
Star Struck Review: A 3.5 Star Kind Of Struck

Star Struck Review: A 3.5 Star Kind Of Struck

Star Struck, the fourth book in Jenny McLachlan’s companion series, is a very fast-paced and easy contemporary read. If you’re looking for something quick to read, with some good character development, you should check out these companion novels. I’ve previously read Sunkissed (The Ladybirds #3) and also enjoyed the character development and female friendships in […]

June 8, 2016 | 10 Comments
Mini Reviews #2 – Pandora Jones Reckoning, The Potion Diaries & Afterlight

Mini Reviews #2 – Pandora Jones Reckoning, The Potion Diaries & Afterlight

This Aussie YA read is a mix between psychological thriller and dystopian, and I’m glad I ended up sticking through the series with Reckoning. Pan has learnt to harness her abilities for the greater good, convincing the student body that they need to escape. She really grows in her confidence and her ability to convince people, and I liked […]

Because You’ll Never Meet Me by Leah Thomas Review: Electricity Boy & German Daredevil

Because You’ll Never Meet Me by Leah Thomas Review: Electricity Boy & German Daredevil

Because You’ll Never Meet Me is a charming story of two penpals with unusual conditions – Ollie who is allergic to electricity, and Moritz, who has no eyes and needs a pacemaker for his heart. I’m glad I was warned this was speculative fiction – because it would have been a bit hard to believe otherwise! The […]

July 20, 2015 | 47 Comments