Category: Book Reviews

Book Review: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Book Review: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

  Disclosure: This post contains Amazon affiliate links, which means I can earn a small commission if you click on them and then make a purchase. This goes towards blog hosting and other expenses. For more information, please read the full disclosure.   About the Book Title: Ready Player One Author: Ernest Cline Edition: UK paperback Publisher: Arrow Books Release date: April 2012 Genre: Sci-fi No.pages: 374     It’s the year 2044, and the real world has become an ugly place. We’re out of oil. We’ve wrecked the climate. Famine, poverty, and disease are widespread.  Like most of humanity, Wade Watts […]


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Posted 10th June 2018 in: Book Reviews. Tagged: , ,

Book Review: Sever by Lauren DeStefano

Book Review: Sever by Lauren DeStefano

  Disclosure: This post contains Amazon affiliate links, which means I can earn a small commission if you click on them and then make a purchase. This goes towards blog hosting and other expenses. For more information, please read the full disclosure.   About the Book Title: Sever (The Chemical Garden #3) Author: Lauren DeStefano Edition: UK paperback Publisher: HarperCollins Release date: February 2013 Genre: YA dystopian No.pages: 371   With the clock ticking until the virus takes its toll, Rhine is desperate for answers. After enduring Vaughn’s worst, Rhine finds an unlikely ally in his brother, an eccentric inventor named Reed. […]


Book Review: Ink by Alice Broadway

Book Review: Ink by Alice Broadway

  Disclosure: This post contains Amazon affiliate links, which means I can earn a small commission if you click on them and then make a purchase. This goes towards blog hosting and other expenses. For more information, please read the full disclosure. Title: Ink (Skin Books #1) Author: Alice Broadway Edition: UK paperback Publisher: Scholastic Release date: February 2017 Genre: YA dystopian No.pages: 366  Synopsis   Every action, every deed, every significant moment is tattooed on your skin for ever. When Leora’s father dies, she is determined to see her father remembered forever. She knows he deserves to have all his tattoos […]


Book Review: The INFJ Writer by Lauren Sapala

Book Review: The INFJ Writer by Lauren Sapala

Disclosure: This post contains Amazon affiliate links, which means I can earn a small commission if you click on them and then make a purchase. This goes towards blog hosting and other expenses. For more information, please read the full disclosure. Title: The INFJ Writer: Cracking the Creative Genius of the World’s Rarest Type  Author: Lauren Sapala Edition: Paperback Publisher: Self-published Release date: October 2016 Genre: Non-fiction No.pages: 216 Synopsis After years of coaching writers who struggled with procrastination issues, high sensitivity to criticism, and crippling self doubt, Lauren Sapala realized that almost every one of her clients was an […]


Book Review: Rooms by Lauren Oliver

Book Review: Rooms by Lauren Oliver

Disclosure: This post contains Amazon affiliate links, which means I can earn a small commission if you click on them and then make a purchase. This goes towards blog hosting and other expenses. For more information, please read the full disclosure. Title: Rooms Author: Lauren Oliver Edition: UK paperback Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks Release date: August 2015 Genre: Adult paranormal/mystery No.pages: 352 Synopsis A tale of family, ghosts, secrets, and mystery, in which the lives of the living and the dead intersect in shocking, surprising, and moving ways Wealthy Richard Walker has just died, leaving behind his country house full of […]


Book Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

Book Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

  Title: Strange the Dreamer (Strange the Dreamer #1) Author: Laini Taylor Edition: UK Hardcover Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton  Release date: March 28th 2017 Genre: YA Fantasy No.pages: 536       Synopsis The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old he’s been obsessed with the mythic lost city of Weep, but it would take someone bolder than he to cross half the world in search of it. Then a stunning opportunity presents itself, in the person of […]


Review of the Maze Runner Series, Plus Discussion of Author Behaviour

Review of the Maze Runner Series, Plus Discussion of Author Behaviour

  I recently finished reading The Kill Order, which is the prequel to James Dashner’s successful dystopian series which all started with The Maze Runner. I read the first three books last year but still haven’t gotten around to reviewing the 2nd and 3rd.  I’ve decided to combine my reviews into one post. I feel that most people know the series well by now anyway, so I see no point in going into too much detail.     An Important Note I feel like it would be remiss of me not to mention the current allegations of sexual harassment aimed […]


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Posted 24th February 2018 in: Book Reviews. Tagged: , ,

Blog Tour: The Longing and the Lack by C M Spivey with review and giveaway

Blog Tour: The Longing and the Lack by C M Spivey with review and giveaway

Today I’m hosting the next spot on the tour for The Longing and the Lack (The Unliving #1) , a New Adult Paranormal novel by C.M. Spivey, which is due to be released on the 19th September. Keep reading to see the synopsis, read my review and enter the giveaway for a chance to win the grand prize!   About the Book “Gothic curses, deadly love affairs, and vengeful ghosts combine to make this paranormal mystery a compelling page-turner.” — Tina Connolly, Nebula-nominated author of Ironskin. Lucinda Hightower is no stranger to death. Since she was a child, Lucinda has […]