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Missing Review: Pros and Cons of Creepers in the Woods

Missing Review: Pros and Cons of Creepers in the Woods

The Good Things A Kelley Armstrong novel! She’s one of my favourite authors and I’m terribly behind on her novels, especially her newer YA stuff. They’re all really entertaining. Standalone YA thriller. Pacing starts off nice and fast. I couldn’t put it down. The villain likes to taunt Winter and it’s really creepy and terrifying. […]

July 6, 2020 | 2 Comments
By Bec
Posted in 3 stars, Books, Reviews
Eleanor and Park Review: Ah, To Be Young and In Love

Eleanor and Park Review: Ah, To Be Young and In Love

It’s amazing how many books I’ve read that don’t accurately portray the first feelings of romance. That shyness you feel when you start to like someone, the butterflies in your stomach when you find out they like you back and the constant longing and obsession over the next time you’ll see them again. That’s what Eleanor and […]

September 28, 2017 | 16 Comments
Blog Tour & AUS Giveaway: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

Blog Tour & AUS Giveaway: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

I love The Lunar Chronicles and I love food, so I was pretty excited to read Heartless. Going into the book, it’s best to detach yourself from the Lunar Chronicles, because it’s more of a straight retelling of Alice in Wonderland than a story that’s inspired by fairy tales. From the Mad Hatter’s tea party, to the invisible Chesire […]

November 20, 2016 | 37 Comments
Blog Tour & Giveaway: The Boundless Sublime by Lili Wilkinson

Blog Tour & Giveaway: The Boundless Sublime by Lili Wilkinson

It’s no surprise: cults are disturbing. People will mindlessly follow a leader, who will brainwash them to do things without question. The Boundless Sublime captures this element well, from preying on the weak minded with warmth, inclusion and promises, and descending into the dark heart of human manipulation. Unfortunately, what it takes to progress into […]