The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air #1) by Holly Black

Title: The Cruel Prince Author: Holly Black Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal Pages: 384 Publishing date: 02/01/18 My rating: ★☆☆☆☆ Have you ever been to a concert by a band you really like and ended up disappointed by their performance? I hope not; it’s such a lonely, guilty kind of feeling… Well, my experience with…

The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw

    Title: The Wicked Deep Author: Shea Ernshaw Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal Pages: 320 Publishing date: 06/03/18 (UK) My rating: ★★★★☆ The Wicked Deep drowned everything around me while I was reading it (pun absolutely intended). It’s so entertaining you’ll feel tempted to pick it up again right after you’ve put it down. Who knows, maybe…

A-Z Bookish Tag

Okay, I’m bored so I’m going to do a fun bookish tag because I have a lot of things to do but procrastinating is much better! I found this tag on Brittany’s blog (Perfectly Tolerable), one of my most recent follows, and I just couldn’t resist it. Here are my answers: A. Author you’ve read…

Books I Should Have Read Last Year But Didn’t

Last year, I managed to read 47 books, which is a great accomplishment for a slow reader like me. What can I say, I’m not the kind of person who can read 5 books in two days (if that’s even possible…) My initial goal for 2017 was 45 and this year I’m still aiming for…

Top 10 Most Anticipated Fantasy Reads of 2018

New year, lots of new books! Although I haven’t managed to finish a single book this month because of everything that’s been going on in my messy life, my neverending to-be-read list is still growing a little bit more every day – and the new additions to the pile are very exciting. There are so…

The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

    Title: The Hazel Wood Author: Melissa Albert Genres: Fantasy; Young Adult; Thriller Pages: 368 Publishing date: 30/01/18 (US); 08/02/18 (UK) My rating: ★★★★★     The Hazel Wood made me feel the same way I used to whenever I wanted a coke from a vending machine in college and it handed me the coke AND a…

The Truth and Lies of Ella Black by Emily Barr

Title: The Truth and Lies of Ella Black Author: Emily Barr Genres: Young-Adult Contemporary Fiction Pages: 288 Publishing date: 11/01/18 My rating: ★☆☆☆☆     The Truth and Lies of Ella Black caught my attention from the very moment I read the words written in bold on the first page: 40 days until she dies. Who wouldn’t…

The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo

The Language of Thorns is true to its word: the title promises prickly stories, the kind of tales that are capable of stealing your sleep and keep it as a hostage; and it certainly does. Summary Travel to a world of dark bargains struck by moonlight, of haunted towns and hungry woods, of talking beasts…

Undercover Princess (The Rosewood Chronicles #1) by Connie Glynn

How I wish this book had been written when I was fourteen and looking for a book about girls my age who fight for each other so they can become stronger individually. But, better late than never, right? Summary When fairy tale obsessed Lottie Pumpkin starts at the infamous Rosewood Hall, she is not expecting…

Otherworld by Jason Segel & Kirsten Miller

This is not a game. The future is now. And the future is terrifying. Do you like playing video games? If you had the chance to experience your favourite game with all of your senses, would you do it? Even if that implied that you would have to leave your real body behind? These are…

The Last Namsara (Iskari #1) by Kristen Ciccarelli

Synopsis Asha is a dragon-slayer. Reviled by the very people she’s sworn to protect, she kills to atone for the terrible deed she committed as a child.     One that almost destroyed her city, and left her with a terrible scar.     She wears her scar with pride, but to others, her skin tells a…

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Honestly, I would never have picked this book from my endless to-be-read list if it wasn’t for the tv show. I still think about it every day so it only made sense to get myself the book and find out more about the characters to whom I attached myself so fiercely. Synopsis Big Little Lies…