Synopsis Miryem is the daughter and granddaughter of moneylenders… but her father isn’t a very good one. Free to lend and reluctant to collect, he has loaned out most of his wife’s dowry and left the family on the edge of poverty–until Miryem steps in. Hardening her heart against her fellow villagers’ pleas, she sets… Continue reading Spinning Silver – Review (spoiler free)
Welcome to my July to be read list! SMALL BOOK The Recruit – by Robert Muchamore First book in the CHERUB series, which I read as a little teen, and am planning to reread now to see if it holds up. *bites nails* It’s a series based on child/teenage spies which is verrry action packed… Continue reading July TBR
WELCOME! ❤ These are the books I hauled in June! The Dark Prophecy (Apollo, book 2) – by Rick Riordan I don’t want to say too much. This is book 2 in a series that incorporates characters from Percy Jackson as well. Basically, Apollo the god has been cast out of Olympus by Zeus and… Continue reading JUNE BOOK HAUL
Synopsis + Author Interview below! All I can tell you is what I remember, in the words that I have. Hayley tends to her bees and follows the rules in the only world she has ever known. Until she witnesses the impossible: a drip from the ceiling. A drip? It doesn’t make sense. Yet she hears… Continue reading Hive – Interview with A.J. Betts!
The #TomeTopple readathon is upon us once again and, true to form, I decided to participate LAST MINUTE cos why not. Challenges! 1. Read more than 1 tome 2. Read a graphic novel (still over 500 pages!) 3. Read a tome that is part of a series 4. Buddy read a tome 5. Read an… Continue reading Readathon: #TomeTopple
Kate tagged me to do this, thank you lovely! This tag was created by Angelica and Rosie over at The Book Cover Girls. The Rules Copy these rules into your post. Mention the creators of the tag: Angelica and Rosie @TheBookCoverGirls & link to original. Mention & thank your tagger. Answer all Qs. Tag 7 people. You… Continue reading Justice League – Book Tag
Hi all & welcome to a book tag! I did this last year, so I thought I’d bring it back again. Questions & answers below, if you want to do it too consider yourself tagged! Check out my video here! 1. Best book I’ve read so far? This is so hard. It’s a HUGE tie… Continue reading 2018: Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag!
Welcome to my mid-2018 reading wrap up! It terrifies me a little that we’re half way through the year but the whole saying that “time goes so fast” is REAL, IT’S HAPPENING. Help. Let’s get into what I read in June! Cicada – by Shaun Tan This brilliant Aussie illustrator ALWAYS blows me away. Without. Fail.… Continue reading JUNE WRAP UP
Synopsis An emotionally charged story of music, abuse and, ultimately, hope. Beck hates his life. He hates his violent mother. He hates his home. Most of all, he hates the piano that his mother forces him to play hour after hour, day after day. He will never play as she did before illness ended her… Continue reading A Thousand Perfect Notes – Review (spoiler free)
Welcome to my reading list for June! IT’S THE MIDDLE OF THE 2018 YEAR ALREADY AAAAAAH. I still have SO MANY books to read. SMALL BOOK Legion of the Emperor’s Soul – by Brandon Sanderson I actually have no idea what this is about, I just know it’s a Sanderson novella so therefore it will be good… Continue reading June TBR