Category: YA Fantasy

Review: King of Scars

Review: King of Scars

My thoughts on King of Scars Well, I LOVED King of Scars and savoured it for as long as possible! Another trip into Bardugo’s brilliant Grishaverse, this time with Nikolai – a firm favourite of mine from the previous books set in this world. Told from multiple perspectives – some old, favourite characters and some […]

Posted February 16, 2019


Review: Grave Mercy

Review: Grave Mercy

Grave Mercy has been out in the US for several years. When I saw that it was being published in the UK by Andersen Press I leapt at the chance to finally read it. What’s it about? Well I was sold on the description of “assassin nuns” by a Goodreads user! Want more detail? Read […]

Posted January 27, 2019


Blog Tour: The Girl King

Blog Tour: The Girl King

Blog Tour Welcome to today’s stop on The Girl King Blog Tour. If you’ve missed the tour so far, be sure to check out my fellow hosts below.     A Wee Summary Princess Lu of the Empire of the First Flame has spent her life working towards one thing – becoming the first female […]

Posted January 24, 2019


Blog Tour: Shadow of the Fox

Blog Tour: Shadow of the Fox

Blog Tour I’m delighted to be one of today’s stops on the Shadow of the Fox blog tour. Be sure to check out all of the other blogs involved! About Shadow of the Fox Yumeko is half-kitsune and lives with the monks in the Silent Winds Temple. It’s all she has ever known. While the […]

Posted November 21, 2018


Review: The Dark Vault

Review: The Dark Vault

The Archived Series Is Finally Published In The UK! My love of V. E. Schwab’s work is no secret to frequent readers of the blog, followers on Twitter, anyone who knows me… and frankly to complete strangers too! So you might be surprised to hear that, until now, I hadn’t read any of her work […]

Posted November 13, 2018


Review: Girls of Paper and Fire

Review: Girls of Paper and Fire

About Girls of Paper and Fire In the Asian-inspired country of Ikhara there are three castes Paper – human, and the lowest, most persecuted class. Steel – human with part animal-demon qualities and features. Moon – fully demon with wholly animal-demon features.   The Demon King who rules over Ikhara from his throne in The […]

Posted November 3, 2018


Review: A Blade So Black

Review: A Blade So Black

I’m pretty unsure as to how I feel about A Blade So Black. I think I wanted to enjoy it much more than I actually did. A Wee Summary Alice is a teenage girl living in Atlanta. Following the death of her father, Alice finds herself acquainted with Addison Hatta, a GateKeeper to Wonderland. Hatta […]

Posted September 29, 2018


Review: The Caged Queen

Review: The Caged Queen

Since reading The Last Namsara last year, I’d been looking forward to the second book in this series, The Caged Queen. Just before I dived in I learned that while The Caged Queen follows on from the events of The Last Namsara chronologically, you don’t have to have read book one to enjoy this. In […]

Posted September 24, 2018