Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian

Title: Ash Princess Author: Laura Sebastian Genres: Fantasy Target audience: Young adults Pages: 432 Published on: 14/06/2018 (UK) My rating: ★★★★☆   Synopsis Theodosia was six when her country was invaded and her mother, the Fire Queen, was murdered before her eyes. On that day, the Kaiser took Theodosia’s family, her land, and her name. Theo was crowned Ash Princess–a title…

The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

Title: The Sun Is Also a Star Author: Nicola Yoon Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Pages: 348 My rating: ★★★★★ Don’t you love when you give a book a try, even when your expectations are low, and end up loving it? I certainly do and that’s what happened to me this time.     Synopsis…

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…

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…

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…

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,…

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Synopsis It began for our narrator forty years ago when the family lodger stole their car and committed suicide in it, stirring up ancient powers best left undisturbed. Dark creatures from beyond the world are on the loose, and it will take everything our narrator has just to stay alive. There is primal horror here,…

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We are a couple of humans and we are here to help you decide what to read, watch or play next. You can call me Fae. And you can call me Chaos. Books will be our main focus since we both like to devour those paper-made things. Seriously? Hush, I’m trying to be creative here….