Top Ten Books On My Fall TBR List

Top Ten Books On My Fall TBR List

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Here are the books I plan/hop to read this autumn… From fantasy MG adventures with pygmy dinosaurs, heart-breaking contemporary, historical fiction, and feminist fiction to horror – think I’m pretty much covered. Kaleidoscope Song by Fox Benwell South Africa is loud. … Continue reading

Harry Potter Book Tag

Harry Potter Book Tag

Last week on twitter, Andrew (The Pewter Wolf) tagged me for this Harry Potter Book Tag. He was tagged by Rachel’s Rambling Reviews and legend has it this Book Tag was started by Louise Bodle. I consider myself a Harry Potter fan but I have a feeling by the end of this I’m gonna be … Continue reading

Prisoner of Ice and Snow #BlogTour

Prisoner of Ice and Snow #BlogTour

Valor is under arrest for the attempted murder of the crown prince. Her parents are outcasts from the royal court, her sister is banished for theft of a national treasure, and now Valor has been sentenced to life imprisonment at Demidova, a prison built from stone and ice. But that’s exactly where she wants to … Continue reading

A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars Blog Tour

A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars Blog Tour

A powerful, haunting, contemporary debut that steps seamlessly from the horrors of people-trafficking to the magic of African folklore, by an award-winning Ghanaian-British filmmaker. Sante was a baby when she was washed ashore in a sea-chest laden with treasure. It seems she is the sole survivor of the tragic sinking of a ship carrying migrants … Continue reading

Tangleweed and Brine – meet Ash Pale

Tangleweed and Brine – meet Ash Pale

A collection of twelve dark, feminist retellings of traditional fairytales are given a witchy makeover, not for the faint-hearted, from one of Ireland’s leading writers for young people. You make candles from stubs of other candles. You like light in your room to read. Gillian wants thick warm yellow fabric, soft as butter. Lila prefers … Continue reading

Lumberjanes (Collected Editions 1 -6) by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Shannon Watters, Brooke Allen

Lumberjanes (Collected Editions 1 -6) by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Shannon Watters, Brooke Allen

FRIENDSHIP TO THE MAX! At Miss Qiunzilla Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s camp for hard-core lady-types, things are not what they seem. Three-eyed foxes. Secret caves. Anagrams. Luckily, Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley are five rad, butt-kicking best pals determined to have an awesome summer together… And they’re not gonna let a magical quest or … Continue reading

The Bookshelf (August 2017)

The Bookshelf (August 2017)

Books reviewed this month: Lumberjanes by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Shannon Watters, Brooke Allen Perfect Ten by L. Philips Eligible (The Austen Project #4) by Curtis Sittenfeld Perfectly Norman by Tom Percival The Tea Dragon Society by Katie O’Neill Pashmina by Nidhi Chanani   Also read: Ten Book recommendations for when you have a #Bookhangover The Sailor … Continue reading