The Revenant – Review

“The revenant, he knew, searched for him.” 19-03-15 ★★★★ +½ I was strolling through Waterstone’s when the cover of The Revenant, by Michael Punke, caught my eye; the simple blue cover with a hint of pink is very effective, and I picked it up and had a read of the blurb. This is the book… Continue reading The Revenant – Review

Six of Crows – Review

“Men mock the gods until they need them” ★★★★★ 23-01-16 I had been anticipating reading this book for some time, due to such a hype surrounding it, and I certainly was not disappointed. This book follows six outcasts on a mission to be the first to breach the military stronghold of the Ice Court in… Continue reading Six of Crows – Review

Ready Player One – Review

“The world I spent my days in was not, in fact, the real one.” 30-12-15 [this post contains spoilers] I received “Ready Player One” by Ernest Cline for Christmas, and finished it three days later. This book was so fantastic, and definitely made the last book of 2015 a good one. Taking place in the… Continue reading Ready Player One – Review

The 5th Wave Review

“I thought the only way to hold on was to find something to live for. It isn’t. To hold on, you have to find something you’re willing to die for.” 20-12-15 When my copy of “The 5th Wave” by Rick Yancey arrived, I was taken aback by the beauty of my hardback edition. The pages… Continue reading The 5th Wave Review

Fangirl Review

“Happily ever after, or even just together ever after, is not cheesy… It’s the noblest… the most courageous thing two people can shoot for.” 08-12-15 Having read “Eleanor and Park” by Rainbow Rowell, I wasn’t surprised that there was such an excitement over the novel “Fangirl”. However, for some reason it sat on my shelf… Continue reading Fangirl Review

The Ghosts of Heaven Review

(Spoilers are warned within paragraphs) “There was some magic about that mark, something old and powerful…” 14-11-15 Having admired my copy of The Ghosts of Heaven, with its turquoise edged pages and exquisite black and gold cover, I finally got around to reading it last week. I don’t think I will ever look at a… Continue reading The Ghosts of Heaven Review

Queen of Shadows Review

(This review is spoiler free! Although there are some hints at spoilers…) 08-11-15 “Let’s go rattle the stars.” Sarah J. Maas, you did it again. I only began reading the Throne of Glass series in July, and since then it has topped my list of favourite series. And I think, quite possibly, that Queen of… Continue reading Queen of Shadows Review