SPECTACLE BY JODIE LYNN ZDROK Publication Date: 12th February 2019 Publisher: Macmillan-Tor/Forge Goodreads|Amazon|Book Depository* Affiliate Link Synopsis: Paris, 1887. Sixteen-year-old Nathalie Baudin writes the daily morgue column for Le Petit Journal. Her job is to summarize each day’s new arrivals, a task she finds both fascinating and routine. That is, until the day she has … Continue reading Spectacle ARC Review!
Papergirl by Melinda McCracken Publication Date: 1st April 2019 Publisher: Roseway Publishing Summary Ten-year-old Cassie lives with her working-class family in 1919 Winnipeg. The Great War and Spanish Influenza have taken their toll, and workers in the city are frustrated with low wages and long hours. When they orchestrate a general strike, Cassie — bright, … Continue reading Papergirl ARC Review
Publication Date: 5th February 2019 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Author: Alyssa Sheinmel Goodreads Summary: Only when she’s locked away does the truth begin to escape… Four walls. One window. No way to escape. Hannah knows there's been a mistake. She didn't need to be institutionalized. What happened to her roommate at her summer program was an … Continue reading A Danger to Herself and Others ARC Review
I read this book back in August and I instantly knew it was one I wanted to review because it was so interesting. I had so many thoughts when I was reading it and I wanted to give it a few weeks before writing a proper review... but that quickly turned into a few months … Continue reading All of This Is True: Book Review
A few weeks ago I requested my first ever ARC on Netgalley, and I got approved for it which was so exciting! Outrun the Wind is inspired by Greek mythology, focusing on the story of Atlanta, a Greek huntress and I was really looking forward to seeing how Elizabeth Tammi reimagined the story. Paperback: 360 pages … Continue reading Outrun the Wind ARC Review!
Happy Friday! Thanks again to Shalini from Digital Reads Blog Tours for letting me join this blog tour! Synopsis Welcome to Blinney Lane, a historical Salem shopping district controlled by a witch's curse. Sarah Allister just wants a normal life running her bookstore and daydreaming about the handsome deliveryman. Contentment seems within reach, even if … Continue reading The Weeping Books of Blinney Lane Blog Tour: Book Review
This is my first ever blog tour so thank you so much to Shalini and Digital Reads Blog Tours for letting me be a part of this! Song For A Lost Kingdom Synopsis Music is not bound by time... Adeena Stuart is a struggling cellist ready to give up on her dream of landing a … Continue reading Blog Tour: Song For a Lost Kingdom Review
Even though one of my goals this year was to write more reviews, I've been seriously slacking with that. I feel like I haven't read enough books or the right ones to review, plus I'm very bad at doing reviews. All I want to do is gush about the book and then I get stuck … Continue reading Mini Reviews: The Hazel Wood, Broken Sky, and The Start of Me and You
May was such a great month for me; I finally finished University, I got a 2:1 in my dissertation, got an offer to study for a masters degree and I hit 300 followers on my blog! I just want to say a huge thank you to everyone who follows my blog, and comments on my … Continue reading Friday Favourites: May
One of my goals this year was to review books more often on my blog... Four months into the year and I haven't done one review yet, oops. I've been busier than I expected I would be and I haven't had time to read, which means I have nothing to review. Until now! I finished Tell … Continue reading Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum Review