Title: Straight on Till Morning (Disney Twisted Tales #8) Author: Liz Braswell Genre: Fantasy, YA Format: Paperback, 488 pages My Rating: 3/5 stars Summary (from back of book): What if Wendy went to Never Land with Captain Hook? Sixteen year old Wendy Darling wishes for a more exciting life. So when an opportunity to travel to Never Land on a … Continue reading Straight on Till Morning – Book Review
Title: Howl's Moving Castle Author: Diana Wynne Jones Genre: Children's Fantasy/Adventure Format: Paperback My Rating: 5/5 stars Summary (from Goodreads): "How about making a bargain with me?" said the demon. "I'll break your spell if you agree to break this contract I'm under." In the land of Ingary, where seven-league boots and cloaks of invisibility really exist, Sophie Hatter attracts … Continue reading Howl’s Moving Castle – Book Review
Heya folks!! Whilst I was out and about today, I had a thought - rare, I know - regarding the books I read as a child. A couple more thoughts followed this one, as they often do, asking me "When did you transition to YA fiction?" The answer to this turns out to be when … Continue reading Book Recs for Pre-Teen Gals
Title: A Good Girl's Guide to Murder Author: Holly Jackson Genre: YA Mystery, Action Format: Paperback, 433 pages My Rating: 4.5/5 stars Summary (from Goodreads): The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same … Continue reading A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder – Book Review
Title: Great Expectations Author: Charles Dickens Genre: Classics Format: Paperback, 484 pages My Rating: 4/5 stars Summary (from back of book): A terrifying encounter with an escaped convict in a graveyard on the wild Kent marshes; a summons to meet the bitter, decaying Miss Havisham and her beautiful, cold-hearted ward Estella; the sudden generosity of a mysterious benefactor - … Continue reading Great Expectations – Book Review
Title: The Graces Author: Laure Eve Genre: YA fantasy, romance, mystery Format: Paperback, 415 pages My Rating: 2/5 stars Summary (from Goodreads): Everyone said the Graces were witches. They moved through the corridors like sleek fish, ripples in their wake. Stares followed their backs and their hair. They had friends, but they were just distractions. They were waiting for … Continue reading The Graces – Book Review
Heyhey! Today's post is a little different to normal - it's part of a BLOG TOUR!!! (Organised by Dave @thewritereads aka the superhero of book bloggers 😉) Blurb Philip is a good boy, a really good boy, who accidentally gets sent to Hell to become the Devil’s heir. The Devil, Lucifer, is dying and desperately … Continue reading Spotlight: The Devil’s Apprentice Blog Tour!