2021 SFF Badge Collecting Challenge, Book Review

The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

After seeing so many people rave about Samantha Shannon's The Priory of the Orange Tree last year I couldn't resist picking it up! At first I was a little daunted after seeing the size of the novel but I trusted my friends on Twitter and started reading it.  Queen Sabran the IX is the current… Continue reading The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

ARC, Blog Tour, Book Review

Blog Tour – The Invitation by Katie Webster

Welcome to my stop on the The Invitation blog tour! Huge thanks to Random Things Tours for giving me the opportunity to take part in this! I was provided a copy of the novel in exchange for an honest review. CW: Domestic violence, child abuse After reaching her breaking point, Lucy decides to run away… Continue reading Blog Tour – The Invitation by Katie Webster

2021 SFF Badge Collecting Challenge, ARC, Book Review

Fable by Adrienne Young

Firstly, huge thank you to Titan Books and NetGalley for providing me a copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review. Fable will be published on Tuesday 26th January 2021. Four years ago Fable was left abandoned on an island by her father, the most dangerous and powerful trader on the seas, after… Continue reading Fable by Adrienne Young

Book Review

The Beast Player by Nahoko Uehashi

This may, or may not, have been a purchase based on the fact I fell in love with the cover- the interesting plot and the fact this is a successful Japanese fantasy series was a bonus for me! After reading The Beast Player. I completely understand why so many people around the world have fallen… Continue reading The Beast Player by Nahoko Uehashi

Book Review

Elantris by Brandon Sanderson

What better book for my first review of 2021 than my first ever experience with a Brandon Sanderson novel. After rediscovering my love for the fantasy genre I asked a few people for recommendations and Brandon Sanderson came up every time, particularly Elantris, so I thought that would be a good place to start! CW:… Continue reading Elantris by Brandon Sanderson

Wrap Up

Monthly Wrap Up – December 2020

I can't believe tomorrow is the last day of 2020, it's insane to think about when how long this year felt back in the Spring! I hope you all managed to enjoy the holiday period despite the pandemic. I haven’t read as much this month which was to be expected with Christmas and New Year,… Continue reading Monthly Wrap Up – December 2020

Book Review

The Dragon Republic by R.F. Kuang

As soon as I finished The Poppy War I immediately bought The Dragon Republic. I wanted to hold off reading it just so I wouldn’t have a long, agonising, wait for the final instalment of the series, The Burning God. However, since finishing The Dragon Republic the fact I didn’t have a copy of The… Continue reading The Dragon Republic by R.F. Kuang

ARC, Blog Tour, Book Review

Blog Tour – Fae Child by Jane-Holly Meissner

Welcome to my stop on the Fae Child blog tour! Huge thanks to Random Things Tours for giving me the opportunity to take part in this! I was provided a copy of the novel in exchange for an honest review.  Fae Child is the first in a children’s fantasy series which centres on eight-year-old Abbie,… Continue reading Blog Tour – Fae Child by Jane-Holly Meissner

Thoughtful Thursday

Thoughtful Thursday – How Video Games Influenced my Reading Habits and Vice Versa

Continuing with the video game theme of this month with the launch of the PlayStation 5, I’ve been thinking a lot about how video games have actually influenced the kind of books I read, and how reading influences the types of games that I play. Whilst opinions have changed somewhat in recent years, some people… Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday – How Video Games Influenced my Reading Habits and Vice Versa