Category: Fantasy

Review: The Near Witch

Review: The Near Witch

The Near Witch Is Back! Like all fans of V. E. Schwab, I’m so excited today to see Titan republish The Near Witch, Schwab’s previously out-of-print debut. The team at Titan have put together a gorgeous deluxe edition, complete with an introduction and a wonderful, previously unseen, short story by V. E. Schwab. Schwab has […]

Posted March 12, 2019


Review: Bloodwitch

Review: Bloodwitch

Recaps! First things first, if your memory is as bad as mine and you need a wee refresher of Truthwitch and Windwitch before diving into Bloodwitch, then I recommend Tor’s gif-packed recaps! So… to make your life easier here are the direct links… Truthwitch, the Official GIF Recap! Windwitch, the Official GIF Recap! There’s also […]

Posted March 2, 2019


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


Review: The Winter Of The Witch

Review: The Winter Of The Witch

It’s fitting that my first review of 2019 is The Winter Of The Witch, as the Winternight Trilogy has kept me company every winter for the past few years. We now have the final book in the trilogy, and it’s a beauty. I didn’t want it to end! It’s hard to write a post about […]

Posted January 10, 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