Genre: Fantasy

Review: Golden Son by Pierce Brown

Review: Golden Son by Pierce Brown

  Last month I posted my thoughts on Red Rising, the first book in the Red Rising trilogy (you can find that post here).  Golden Son, the second book in the series, was published last month and I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it. It’s fair to say that I loved it. Since […]

Posted February 5, 2015


Review: Red Rising by Pierce Brown

Review: Red Rising by Pierce Brown

  My Twitter feed exploded with excitement this week in the run up to the publication of Golden Son, the second book in the Red Rising trilogy. I included Golden Son in My 2015 Book Wishlist and I’m currently waiting impatiently for my copy to arrive…I cannot wait to read what happens next! If you […]

Posted January 10, 2015


Review: The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson

Review: The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson

  When it comes to selecting books to read I tend to trust my favourite bloggers, booktubers and friends on Goodreads for recommendations. I also go on the advice of friends. There’s one friend in particular who has never given me a bad recommendation (no pressure Craig). He was the one that introduced me to […]

Posted September 8, 2014


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