There are times when I wish I grew up during this millenium, and times I am thankful I didn't. Some may argue the bookworm in me is still a child in some ways. And for that I am thankful. Kids nowadays have so many great options when it comes to books, and amongst those great … Continue reading The Monster who wasn’t
I picked up this collection of short stories before reading the actually series. I honestly enjoyed the movie but was hesitant to read the books out of fear of ruining the movie. (Because the book is always better) So I decided to pick up the collection of short stories first and see if it spikes … Continue reading Tales of the Peculiar
Humming the intro of Aladdin in my head I reach for this novel, high expectations and coffee in the hand I settle in to travel to one of the world's richest places (both in culture and magic) in this highly anticipated debut of 2019.
To be honest, I am a bit of a scaredy cat, so when my friend approached me with a buddy read for this book I wasn't sure if it was going to be as fun for me. (I tend to hide behind my hands during Stranger Things...enough said) But nevertheless her enthusiasm was contagious and I agreed. And so we start a three day read of one the most intense books I have read all year.
"Once upon a time in a far away land, a young prince lived in a shiny castle. Although he had everything his heart desired, the Prince was spoiled, selfish and unkind. But then one winter's night an old beggar woman came to the castle and offered him a single rose in return for shelter from … Continue reading The Beast Within
From the Point of View for Thomas Cresswell, I fell completely in love with all the characters all over again. This feel good read will give you all the answers to your lingering questions. And a little preview of what lies ahead for the lovely couple.
In the show of all shows, it is crucial to not get swept up in the magic in mystery. Especially with a murderer on board. Can you find him before he finds you?
So I recently stamped my reading passport in the world of Aelland. The country under the mantle admist the war of seven kingdoms. And what a journey it has been. If High Fantasy is your thing, you will love this novel.
Watson has managed to capture my imagination with this magnificent novel, creating a fantasy world set in modern day Ireland
Let me start off by saying there is definitely an order to these books. I have not read them in the correct order which did impact my experience. There are definitely spoilers if you read them out of order. I will however be reviewing them in order. The Shadow and Bone Trilogy The trilogy follows … Continue reading Welcome to the Grishaverse