Thunderhead (Arc of a Scythe #2) by Neal Shusterman

      Title: Thunderhead (Arc of a Scythe #2) Author: Neal Shusterman Genres: Sci-Fi, Dystopia, Fantasy Target audience: Young adults Pages: 528 Published on: 03/05/2018 (UK) My rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis Rowan and Citra take opposite stances on the morality of the Scythedom, putting them at odds, in the second novel of the chilling New York Times bestselling series from Neal Shusterman, author of…

The Wizards of Once (The Wizards of Once #1) by Cressida Cowell

Title: The Wizards of Once (The Wizards of Once #1) Author: Cressida Cowell Genres: Fantasy, Children’s, Middle Grade Pages: 393 Published on: 19th September 2017 My rating: ★★★★★ The Wizards of Once is the kind of book every child should read. It’s also the kind of book every adult who is passionate about stories filled with adventure and…

Dreamy Book Covers Tag

So, I came across this lovely tag at Sofii’s blog  and I just couldn’t resist it. I love beautiful covers and although I don’t judge a book by its physical appearance, it doesn’t hurt anyone when I a book cover is able to catch your eye and make you go ‘wow, that book looks better than…

Top 6 Most Romantic Fantasy Books Ever

Hello, soppy bookworms! I’m here to help you find your perfect romantic read for this Valentine’s Day but I’m not going to bore you with a list of romance books that you’ve probably read already. Instead, I’m going to introduce you to my favourite fantasy books that happen to be as filled with romance as…

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…

The Toymakers by Robert Dinsdale

      Title: The Toymakers Author: Robert Dinsdale Genres: Fantasy; Historical Fiction; Magical Realism Pages: 480 Publishing date: 08/02/18 (UK) My rating: ★★★★★ I could feel the magic emanating from this book as soon as it touched my hands. It was the same kind of magic that comes with the first day of snow. The kind…

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 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…

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…

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

I should probably let a few days pass before I write this review. But it feels like I should do justice to the book and do it now. My heart is gone. It hasn’t been broken; it has been turned to dust. Beauty has that kind of power. So do certain kinds of sadness. And,…