July 2017 Wrap Up

Well, July absolutely flew past! At the beginning of the month, I had plans to read at least four books to get slightly ahead on my Goodreads challenge: that clearly failed. I worked a lot more than I had in the past few months, I was so sick that I practically slept for an entire …

June 2017 Wrap Up

June was the first time I picked up a book in over 4 months! The University semester finished so I found myself with an abundance of time that needed to be occupied, so God bless, my reading slump is officially over. To be fair it was only two which is a poor effort, but at …

REVIEW: Carve the Mark

Author: Veronica Roth Genre: Young Adult, Sci-fi, Fantasy Rating: ★★ Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Visit Carve the Mark's goodreads page here Get your own copy from Book Depository, Kobo, Amazon or directly from the Publisher SYNOPSIS: "Cyra is the sister of the brutal tyrant who rules the Shotet people. Cyra’s currentgift gives her pain and power — something her brother …

REVIEW: Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy

Author: Cassandra Clare Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Rating: ★★★★ Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy's goodreads page here Publisher: Walker Books Ltd Get your own copy from Book Depository, Kobo, or Amazon SYNOPSIS:"Ten illustrated stories following the adventures of Simon Lewis, star of the #1 New York Times bestselling series The Mortal Instruments, as he trains to become a Shadowhunter. …

REVIEW: Moon Chosen

Author: P.C Cast Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Rating: ★★★★ Moon Chosen's goodreads page here Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia Get your own copy from Book Depository, Kobo, Amazon or directly from the Publisher SYNOPSIS: "#1 New York Times bestselling author, P.C. Cast, brings us a new epic fantasy set in a world where humans, their animal allies, and the earth itself has …

REVIEW: Laurinda

Author: Alice Pung Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Drama, Humor Rating: ★★★★★ Visit Laurinda's goodreads page here Publisher: Black Books Inc Get your own copy from the Book Depository, Amazon, Kobo or directly from the publisher Laurinda is an exclusive school for girls. At its hidden centre of power is The Cabinet, a triangle of girls who wield power over …