Review: Unbecoming by Jenny Downham

ISBN: 9781910200643 Publisher: David Fickling Books Source: Uncorrected proof copy from publisher I was so excited to hear that Jenny Downham was bringing out a new book after fully enjoying her previous work and 'Unbecoming' is everything I hoped it... Continue Reading →


Review: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

Publisher: Penguin ISBN: 9780141357034 Source: Uncorrected proof Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. But each time, something good, no matter how small, stops him. Violet Markey lives for the future, counting... Continue Reading →

August Wrap-up

August has been a shockingly slow month for me reading-wise. I've found myself in a real slump with no motivation to read despite having so many great books on my TBR. I only managed to read four books this month:... Continue Reading →

Ten Characters I Just Didn’t Click With…

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme is : Top Ten Characters You Just Didn't Click With. I actually found this really difficult because I rarely dislike characters enough to... Continue Reading →

Review: Asking for It by Louise O’Neill

Publication date: 3rd September 2015 Publisher: Quercus Publishing ISBN: 9781784295868 Source: uncorrected proof It's the beginning of the summer in a small town in Ireland. Emma O'Donovan is eighteen years old, beautiful, happy, confident. One night, there's a party. Everyone is... Continue Reading →

Blogger Recognition Award

Something a little different today! I was nominated by The Book Goddess for the Blogger Recognition Award - thank you! So, without further ado, I'll get right to it. The Rules: Select 15 other blogs you want to give the award... Continue Reading →

Author Spotlight: Sarah J. Maas

Sarah J. Maas is an author I only recently discovered. I had, of course, heard a lot about her and the Throne of Glass series, but had never actually read anything by her until earlier this year when I picked... Continue Reading →

Top Ten Auto-Buy Authors

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week we're listing our top ten 'auto-buy' authors (authors you'll buy any new book from regardless what it's about). I have to say, I don't think... Continue Reading →

Review: The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

I was so excited when I heard that there would be a new Patrick Ness book this summer, and I emailed Walker Books who kindly sent me a proof copy! ISBN: 9781406331165 Award-winning writer Patrick Ness's bold and irreverent novel powerfully asks... Continue Reading →

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