Title: Her Body and Other PartiesAuthor: Carmen Maria MachadoGenre: Queer Lit, Short Stories, Magical RealismFormat: Paperback, 241 pagesMy Rating: 3.5/5 stars Synopsis (from back of book):A prize-winning, genre-bending collection of short stories that has already achieved cult status, Her Body and Other Parties is unique, unsettling and totally original. Carmen Maria Machado demolishes the borders … Continue reading Her Body & Other Parties – Book Review
Yes yes, I'm involved in yet another blog tour - once again organised by Dave @TheWriteReads (thank you again!). Disclaimer that I recieved a free copy of the book in exchange for a review, all thoughts are my own and not influenced by this. So this time we've got Son of Shadow by John Lenahan, … Continue reading Son of Shadow – Blog Tour!
Thank you as always to Dave @TheWriteReads for giving me the opportunity to read this: The Carnival of Ash! If you've got a few moments, go check out the rest of the reviews and spotlights for this tour!! Title: The Carnival of AshAuthor: Tom BeckerleggeGenre: Literary, Historical fictionFormat: Physical ARC, 600 pagesMy Rating: 3/5 stars … Continue reading The Carnival of Ash – Blog Tour!
Title: Lost in the Never WoodsAuthor: Aiden ThomasGenre: Fantasy/RomanceFormat: Hardback, 371 pagesMy Rating: 3/5 stars Blurb (from dust jacket):When children go missing, people want answers.It's been five years since Wendy and her two brothers vanished into the woods near the small coastal town of Astoria, Oregon. Wendy returned with no memory of where she had … Continue reading Lost in the Never Woods – Book Review
Another MASSIVE blog tour from TheWriteReads! Thank you to Dave for organising, as always!! (I swear I'll get round to writing a post of my own at some point - uni is finished for the summer now!) Title: FirebornAuthor: Aisling FowlerGenre: Middle Grade, Fantasy, AdventureFormat: Physical ARC, 410 pagesMy Rating: 5/5 stars Synopsis (from Goodreads): … Continue reading Fireborn – Blog Tour
Heyheyhey!! We have an exciting post today - I (somehow!?) got an advanced copy of the BRAND NEW Kate in Waiting by the one and only Becky Albertalli!!! (Disclaimer: Netgalley provided me with a free copy in exchange for an honest review.) As always, a HUGE thank you to TheWriteReads for arranging this tour; it's … Continue reading Kate in Waiting – Book Tour!!
Title: The Viscount Who Loved MeAuthor: Julia QuinnGenre: Romance/HistoryFormat: ebookMy Rating: 4.5/5 stars Blurb (from Goodreads):1814 promises to be another eventful season, but not, this author believes, for Anthony Bridgerton, London's most elusive bachelor, who has shown no indication that he plans to marry.And in truth, why should he? When it comes to playing the … Continue reading The Viscount Who Loved Me (Bridgerton #2) – Book Review
Title: The Duke and IAuthor: Julia QuinnGenre: Romance/HistoryFormat: ebookMy Rating: 2/5 stars TW: Brief mentions of rape BlurbIn the ballrooms and drawing rooms of Regency London, rules abound. From their earliest days, children of aristocrats learn how to address an earl and curtsey before a prince—while other dictates of the ton are unspoken yet universally … Continue reading The Duke and I (Bridgerton #1) – Book Review
This is a blog tour for BBNYA finalists! There are more details on how to join at the bottom of this post - and congrats to Kristin Jacques on making sixth place!! BLURBAzure Brimvine lives in a world decimated by magic. One where humans have retreated underground from the overwhelming dangers of the surface. But … Continue reading Marrow Charm – Blog Tour
This is a blog tours for BBNYA finalists! There are more details on how to join at the bottom of this post - and congrats to T.A. Hernandez on making seventh place!! BLURBLadies and gentlemen, boys and girls, welcome to the Most Fantastic Show on Earth...Three years ago, the Ban changed everything, outlawing certain forms … Continue reading Calico Thunder Rides Again – Blog Tour