Publisher: Hot Key Books

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: 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: Defy The Stars

Review: Defy The Stars

Noemi is risking her life to save her planet, Genesis, from their ancestors-turned-enemies, Earth. In three weeks she’ll participate in a suicide mission to damage the Gate that links the worlds and find Genesis some much-needed time. At least that’s the plan until she discovers another way to potentially save her planet, a theory that will result […]

Posted June 2, 2017


Review: The Ship Beyond Time

Review: The Ship Beyond Time

Last year I read the first book in this series, The Girl From Everywhere (see review) and thoroughly enjoyed it. So naturally the second book in this duology The Ship Beyond Time was high on my 2017 TBR list. I was really excited to revisit Nix, Slate and Kashmir and join them on their time-travelling (navigation) […]

Posted May 29, 2017


Review: The Girl From Everywhere

Review: The Girl From Everywhere

I wanted to get this post up in time for the US release which I believe is this Tuesday (16th February -where is the year going?) so although this isn’t out in the UK until 3rd March here are my thoughts… A time-travelling pirate ship? Erm, yes please! A blend of fact and fantasy? Sign […]

Posted February 13, 2016


Review: Mind Your Head

Review: Mind Your Head

Sometimes you find a book that you just know you have to read. Juno Dawson’s Mind Your Head is one such book for me. In my early 30s I’m not really the target audience for this book, but having tackled mental illness myself for many years I instantly recognised the importance of this book. Having […]

Posted February 3, 2016


Review: Lorali

Review: Lorali

  Hot Key Books recently very kindly sent me a signed ARC of Lorali by Laura Dockrill, so before I launch into my thoughts on this book I just want to say “thank you” to them. This is the first mermaid novel I’ve ever read. I really wasn’t sure to expect, though if I’m honest I […]

Posted August 1, 2015


Review: Clariel

Review: Clariel

  Clariel is the newly released prequel to the Old Kingdom, or Abhorsen (as it is known in some parts of the world), series. Now let me start by saying that I have NOT yet read the rest of this series, however I fully intend to. Hot Key Books were kind enough to send me […]

Posted July 9, 2015