Book Review – City of Brass by S A Chakraborty

Nahri has never believed in magic. Certainly, she has power; on the streets of 18th century Cairo, she’s a con woman of unsurpassed talent. But she knows better than anyone that the trade she uses to get by—palm readings, zars, healings—are all tricks, sleights of hand, learned skills; a means to the delightful end of … Continue reading Book Review – City of Brass by S A Chakraborty

Unboxing – September Lit Joy Crate – Secrets and Shadows

The Secrets and Shadows theme for the september Lit Joy was just too tempting to resist! it sounded fantastic, and I think it was a pretty fantastic box, so I can't really say it was a poor decision 😉 In the box there was: Harry Potter Patronus infinity scarf by Digit Dreams Zelie art by … Continue reading Unboxing – September Lit Joy Crate – Secrets and Shadows

Book Review – The Last of the Firedrakes by Farah Oomerbhoy

16-year-old Aurora Darlington is an orphan. Mistreated by her adopted family and bullied at school, she dreams of running away and being free. But when she is kidnapped and dragged through a portal into a magical world, suddenly her old life doesn’t seem so bad. Avalonia is a dangerous land ruled by powerful mages and … Continue reading Book Review – The Last of the Firedrakes by Farah Oomerbhoy

Book Review – The Punk Factor by Rebecca Denton

Seventeen-year-old Frankie is obsessed with what everyone else is thinking. She can keep up with the chat - from feminism to boys with tattoos - but when it comes to her own ideas, it's not so easy to hide her lack of confidence. With the help of her best friend, Haruna, Frankie forms a punk … Continue reading Book Review – The Punk Factor by Rebecca Denton

Unboxing – October Book Box Club – Fantasy Lands

Fantasy Lands was such a good theme, and Book Box Club is always a must get for me, so this was bound to be a winner! In the box there was: As Travers tote bag with artwork by Liana Kangas and Briana Mora Mad Hatter's tea by Tea People Narnia Beanie by Book Box Club … Continue reading Unboxing – October Book Box Club – Fantasy Lands

Book Review – Half Lost by Sally Green

Nathan Byrn is running again. The Alliance of Free Witches has been all but destroyed. Scattered and demoralized, constantly pursued by the Council's Hunters, only a bold new strategy can save the rebels from total defeat. They need the missing half of Gabriel's amulet - an ancient artifact with the power to render its bearer … Continue reading Book Review – Half Lost by Sally Green

Book Review – Otherearth by Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller

Simon saved his best friend, Kat, from the clutches of the Company and their high-tech VR gaming experience, Otherworld. But it was at a steep price. Now he, Kat, and their friend Busara are on the run. They know too much. About the Company's dark secrets. About the real-life consequences of playing Otherworld. And about … Continue reading Book Review – Otherearth by Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller