Genre: Fantasy

Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth

Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth

  Today’s post is a review of Divergent, the first book in the Divergent series by Veronica Roth. Beatrice is 16. She has grown up in the Abnegation faction. One of five factions that now exist in the world. She lives with her parents and her brother Caleb in the Abnegation district of town. The Abnegation […]

Posted July 15, 2014


Review: The Guardians

Review: The Guardians

The Guardians is the second book in the MORE Trilogy.  We reviewed the first book MORE recently and could not wait to read the next installment. I was fortunate in being sent a review copy via NetGalley and in all honestly everything else fell by the wayside as I embarked on the next chapter of Ava’s […]

Posted September 25, 2013


Review: MORE by T.M. Franklin

Review: MORE by T.M. Franklin

The blurb of this book intrigued me. Having been reading more Young Adult fiction recently (and loving it) this one caught my eye. Ava is a student who is juggling college and work so that she can pay her way through her education. She has a scholarship, but to keep that scholarship she has to […]

Posted September 6, 2013


Review: The Blue Blazes by Chuck Wendig

Review: The Blue Blazes by Chuck Wendig

I’d never read any Chuck Wendig novels before but I read the above and thought it sounded interesting! Combining the mob and the supernatural, I had no idea what it would be like but I knew I wanted to read it. The Blue Blazes is the first in a new urban fantasy series featuring Mookie […]

Posted August 8, 2013


Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

  That moment when you finish a book you’ve really enjoyed and you realise that whatever book comes next is going to have a lot to live up to. You know what I mean? I often feel like nothing will match the book I’ve just read, so picking that next book is a challenge. After […]

Posted August 5, 2013


Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Wow, I absolutely love Shadow and Bone. I’d read quotes comparing it to other well known fantasy fiction but to be honest I don’t think it is right to compare. This book needs no comparison, it’s brilliant in its own right. From the very first page you find yourself drawn in to the lives of […]

Posted June 29, 2013


The Body Finder Series….Dead Silence

The Body Finder Series….Dead Silence

Three of my favourite things are based in and around Seattle – Frasier, Grey’s Anatomy and The Body Finder series of books. I guess you could say 4 if you count my coffee obsession (Seattle is famous for its coffee roasting & shops). I’ve been waiting all year for book four of the Body Finder […]

Posted April 16, 2013