Category: YA Fantasy

Review: Isle of Blood and Stone

Review: Isle of Blood and Stone

I’d been really looking forward to Isle of Blood and Stone – fantasy, maps, a dangerous treasure hunt, sounded right up my street! Oh, it was! I really enjoyed this book. When two maps are found that seem to imply that the del Marian Kind’s two brothers survived the attack by the kingdom of Mondrago 18 […]

Posted April 10, 2018


Review: To Kill A Kingdom

Review: To Kill A Kingdom

I was lucky enough to win an advanced copy of To Kill A Kingdom through Readers First. If you’re unfamiliar with it, it’s a platform whereby you get sneak peeks of books, share reviews for points and cash those points in for books. They also have weekly giveaways with some of their upcoming titles. Plus, […]

Posted March 17, 2018


Review: Scythe

Review: Scythe

Scythe has been out in the US for a wee while and I kept hearing great reviews about it, so obviously when it was published here by Walker I snatched up a copy. (I actually ended up with two copies so be sure to enter my giveaway if you are based in the UK.) The […]

Posted March 13, 2018


Review: Spare and Found Parts

Review: Spare and Found Parts

I received a sampler of Spare and Found Parts a few months ago and must admit I was very intrigued, so I was delighted when Titan Books sent across a finished copy. Spare and Found Parts is the story of Nell, a teenager living with her father in a post-apocalyptic version of Dublin. A century […]

Posted February 5, 2018


Review: WaR: Wizards and Robots

Review: WaR: Wizards and Robots

Well, for the first third of WaR: Wizards and Robots I thought my brain might explode – wizards, robots, high school kids, three times in space – I was somewhat overwhelmed! But once I started to get my head around things I actually quite enjoyed the story – it certainly is action packed! I made […]

Posted February 1, 2018


Review: Everless

Review: Everless

I’d heard so much love for this book among fellow reviewers who’ve also been lucky enough to get early copies so I was excited to delve into this new fantasy series. However I must admit, I started reading Everless with a little trepidation. Could this book live up to the early hype? The simple answer, […]

Posted December 14, 2017


Review: The Cruel Prince

Review: The Cruel Prince

Jude is a child living with her parents, her twin Taryn and her older sister Viv when a stranger appears at their door and kills her parents before her eyes. The murderer? Her Mother’s faerie ex-husband Madoc who has come to retrieve his daughter (Viv) whom he previously thought dead. He takes the two human […]

Posted December 7, 2017


Review: Flame In The Mist

Review: Flame In The Mist

Flame In The Mist is a book I’ve been looking forward to reading for so long but inexplicably hadn’t picked up until now. So I was kind of nervous that I might have built it up too much in my head, but actually I really enjoyed this novel. Mariko is of the Hattori family, the only daughter […]

Posted October 26, 2017