The Fandom – Book Review

Okay, let me preface this entire thing by saying I'm so sorry I've been absent for the past couple months; uni got really busy all of a sudden and I just¬†haven't¬†had time to read anything, let alone review it. Thank you all for sticking around ūüėÖ!! I actually won this book as part of a … Continue reading The Fandom – Book Review

Little Witches – Book Review

Title:¬†Little Witches Author:¬†Leigh Dragoon Genre:¬†Fantasy, Middle Grade Format:¬†ebook My Rating:¬†4/5 stars Summary (from NetGalley): Jo, Beth, Amy, and Meg March are four sisters living in Concord with their parents‚ÄĒFather, who's tending to soldiers fighting in the Civil War, and Marmee, who teaches the girls simple but effective witchcraft. The Marches have to keep their craft … Continue reading Little Witches – Book Review

A Clockwork Orange – Book Review

CW: Rape, Violence, Prison Torture Title:¬†A Clockwork Orange Author:¬†Anthony Burgess Genre:¬†Dystopia, Coming-Of-Age, Horror, Political Satire Format:¬†Paperback, 141 pages My Rating:¬†4/5 stars Summary (back of book): In this nightmare vision of youth in revolt, fifteen-year-old Alex and his friends set out on a diabolical orgy of robbery, rape, torture and murder. Alex is jailed for his … Continue reading A Clockwork Orange – Book Review

Moonrise – Book Review

Title:¬†Moonrise Author:¬†Sarah Crossan Genre:¬†YA, Free-Verse, Contemporary Format:¬†Paperback, 383 pages My Rating:¬†4.5/5 stars Summary (from Goodreads): 'They think I hurt someone. But I didn't. You hear? Coz people are gonna be telling you all kinds of lies. I need you to know the truth.' From one-time winner and two-time Carnegie Medal shortlisted author Sarah Crossan, this … Continue reading Moonrise – Book Review

Fierce Fairytales – Book Review

Title:¬†Fierce Fairytales & Other Stories to Stir Your Soul Author:¬†Nikita Gill Genre:¬†Poetry, Feminist Format:¬†Hardback My Rating:¬†3/5 stars Summary (from Goodreads): Traditional fairytales are rife with cliches and gender stereotypes: beautiful, silent princesses; ugly, jealous, and bitter villainesses; girls who need rescuing; and men who take all the glory. But in this rousing new prose and … Continue reading Fierce Fairytales – Book Review

Mortal Engines – Book Review

Title:¬†Mortal Engines Author:¬†Philip Reeve Genre:¬†YA, Dystopia, Sci-Fi Format:¬†Paperback, 320 pages My Rating: 3.5/5 stars Summary (from Goodreads): "It was a dark, blustery afternoon in spring, and the city of London was chasing a small mining town across the dried-out bed of the old North Sea." The great traction city London has been skulking in the … Continue reading Mortal Engines – Book Review