Fae reviews: Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott

Title: Five Feet Apart Author: Rachael Lippincott, Mikki Daughtry & Tobias Iaconis Genres: Romance, Contemporary Target audience: Young-adults Pages: 288 Published on: 20/11/2018 My rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis Stella Grant likes to be in control—even though her totally out of control lungs have sent her in and out of the hospital most of her life. At this point, what Stella needs to control…

Fae reviews: Pan’s Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun by Guillermo del Toro and Cornelia Funke

Title: Pan’s Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun Author: Guillermo del Toro and Cornelia Funke Genres: Fantasy, Horror, Historical Fiction Target audience: Adults Pages: 272 Trigger warnings: graphic scenes of violence and torture Published on: 02/07/2019 My rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis Inspired by the critically acclaimed film written and directed by Oscar winner Guillermo del Toro and reimagined by New York Times…

*BLOG TOUR* Fae reviews: The Record Keeper by Agnes Gomillion

Title: The Record Keeper Author: Agnes Gomillion Genres: Science-Fiction, Dystopia Target audience: Young Adults Pages: 464 Published on: 18/06/2019 My rating: ★★★★☆ (4/5) Synopsis After World War III, Earth is in ruins, and the final armies have come to a reluctant truce. Everyone must obey the law–in every way–or risk shattering the fragile peace and endangering the entire human race….

Fae reviews: The Girl in Red by Christina Henry

Title: The Girl in Red Author: Christina Henry Genres: Fantasy, Science-Fiction, Horror, Retelling Target audience: Adults Pages: 320 Trigger warnings: graphic scenes of violence and sexual assault references Published on: 18/06/2019 My rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis It’s not safe for anyone alone in the woods. There are predators that come out at night: critters and coyotes, snakes and wolves. But the woman in…

Fae reviews: This Is Going to Hurt by Adam Kay

Title: This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor Author: Adam Kay Genres: Non-Fiction, Memoir Target audience: Adults Pages: 280 Trigger warnings: graphic scenes and language Published on: 19/04/2018 My rating: ★★★★★ (a necessary yearly read from now on) Synopsis Adam Kay was a junior doctor from 2004 until 2010 before a devastating experience on a ward caused…

Fae reviews: The Little Girl on the Ice Floe by Adelaïde Bon

  Title: The Little Girl on the Ice Floe  Author: Adelaïde Bon (Translated by Ruth Diver) Genres: Non-Fiction, Memoir Target audience: Adults Pages: 272 Trigger warnings: rape, sexual assault, violence, self-harm, eating disorders Published on: 18/04/2019 (UK) My rating: ★★★★★   Synopsis Adelaide Bon grew up in a wealthy neighbourhood in Paris, a privileged child with a loving family, lots…

Chaos reviews: Tom Clancy’s the Division: Broken Dawn by Alex Irvine

Title: Tom Clancy’s the Division: Broken Dawn Author: Alex Irvine Genres: Dystopian, Post-apocalyptic, Game tie-in Target Audience: Young Adults/Adults Pages: 368 Publication date: 23/03/2019 My rating: ★★★★☆ (4/5) Synopsis Months after the outbreak of a devastating global pandemic that started in New York City on Black Friday, traces of rebirth are spreading across the United States. Spring has…

Fae reviews: A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World by C. A. Fletcher

Title: A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World Author: C. A. Fletcher Genres: Science Fiction, Dystopian>Post-Apocalyptic Target audience: Young adult/Adult Pages: 384 Published on: 25/04/2019 (UK) My rating: ★★★★★ (now one of my favourite books) Synopsis My name’s Griz. My childhood wasn’t like yours. I’ve never had friends, and in my whole life I’ve not met enough people…

Fae reviews: The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman

Title: The Devouring Gray Author: Christine Lynn Herman Genres: Fantasy, Horror Target Audience: Young Adults Pages: 400 Publication date: 16/04/2019 My rating: ★★★★☆ (4/5) Synopsis Branches and stones, daggers and bones, They locked the Beast away. After the death of her sister, seventeen-year-old Violet Saunders finds herself dragged to Four Paths, New York. Violet may be a newcomer,…

Chaos reviews: Sky In The Deep by Adrienne Young

  Title: Sky In The Deep Author: Adrienne Young Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Historical Fiction Target audience: Young adults Pages: 352 Published on: 26/03/2019 (UK) My rating: ★★★★★   Synopsis OND ELDR. BREATHE FIRE. Raised to be a warrior, seventeen-year-old Eelyn fights alongside her Aska clansmen in an ancient rivalry against the Riki clan. Her life is brutal but simple: fight and…