Leah Burke—girl-band drummer, master of deadpan, and Simon Spier’s best friend from the award-winning Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda—takes center stage in this novel of first love and senior-year angst. When it comes to drumming, Leah Burke is usually on beat—but real life isn’t always so rhythmic. An anomaly in her friend group, she’s… Continue reading A book very much “on” beat: Review of Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli
Hi all! So I’m finally back from my hiatus!!! 🙌🏼 And I thought a great way to return to active blogging is through a book tag!! I saw this tag over on Kay @ Hammock of Books‘ blog – everyone please go check out Kay’s amazing blog! 1. How many books is too many in a… Continue reading The 20 Questions Book Tag
HI ALL!!!! I’M SO HAPPY TO FINALLY BE BACK I had to take a hiatus fro April through to May due to me trying to juggle uni, working two jobs and a whole lot of personal issues on top of that. Suffice to say, I REALLY needed a break. Uni is now FINALLY over and… Continue reading April and May Wrap-Ups feat. THE END OF MY HIATUS
Hi all!! The very lovely Jamieson @jamishelves has recently announced her new and amazing read-a-thon called the Marvel-A-Thon: a month long reading challenge based upon the Marvel Cinematic Universe! Umm… hell yeah!! I obviously had to join, being a massive Marvel fan. Also, I have been looking for a read-a-thon to join for ages now, so shout… Continue reading Marvel-A-Thon Sign Up and TBR!
“It is a story of courage in the dark, honour in the teeth of love, nobility above all. It gives us a beautiful, passionate princess, a man who renounces love and crown for the sake of a greater and purer cause, and a villain— such a villain.” Thank you very much to KJ Charles for… Continue reading ARC Review: The Henchmen of Zenda by KJ Charles
Title: Sky in the Deep Publisher: Wednesday Books / St. Martin’s Press Release Date: April 24, 2018 Genre: Historical fantasy, YA Blurb: As the news cycle broadcasts a new era of fierce feminists, Adrienne Young’s young adult debut novel SKY IN THE DEEP dives right into this feminine power with a ferocious young girl warrior at the forefront. Drawing from… Continue reading Pub Day: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young – Q&A & Excerpt
“I was the ice on the river. The snow clinging onto the mountainside.” Thank you very much to St Martin’s Press for granting my wish and providing an eARC of the book. If you’re looking for an action-packed novel with a fierce female main character who is multifaceted, and the text is filled with historical… Continue reading ARC Review: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young