Lean Out: The Truth About Women, Power, and the Workplace (Reviewed by Meredith Mara)

In LEAN OUT, Marissa Orr, who began her career as a founding member of Google’s Sales Operations & Strategy Team, takes a long, hard, and honest look at the gender gap and, in the process, exposes a lot of bad narrative out there. Because, hey, female empowerment should never be women telling each other how … Continue reading Lean Out: The Truth About Women, Power, and the Workplace (Reviewed by Meredith Mara)

Capturing the Devil

America 1880, the verge of scientific magic setting the scene for the explosive finale of this murder  mystery series. Following the bloody trail of America's "first" serial killer, join Audrey Rose and Thomas for a journey they won't soon forget.This last installment will have you grabbing your tissues and jumping for joy. But don't forget … Continue reading Capturing the Devil

The Beast Within

"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

A study of Ash and Smoke

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.

Romanov

“The History Books say I died. They don’t know the half of it.” These words can be found on the inside cover of the book sleeve. Powerful words. Powerful story. To say that this book changed me is an understatement. As a little girl, I adored the Disney film, Anastasia. Till this day I find myself humming the soundtrack. The story of the orphan girl surviving the revolution that killed her family touched me to my deepest core

Travelling through Elfhame

Upon embarking on this journey, I realised I haven't actually read any books on faeries since finishing school. Elfhame is a wonderful place, but the people who live there are awful. A few things to know. Faeries can't lie, but they can bend the truth. Rowan berries and Salt should be kept on your person … Continue reading Travelling through Elfhame

Join in the Magic of Caraval

Upon my return from the journey to Caraval I found myself missing the excitement of the game. In all honesty I think anyone who reads this will agree that this will be an epic place if it were truly real. I honestly would like to thank the Author for this amazing journey. And I'm begging you, PLEASE TAKE ME BACK!

The Wren Hunt

Watson has managed to capture my imagination with this magnificent novel, creating a fantasy world set in modern day Ireland

A Curse So Dark and Lonely

A Curse So Dark and Lonely Let me just start of by saying I am very careful when it comes to recommending a retelling. That said if you have not read this, please do. A Curse so Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer I could not put it down. Brigid Kemmerer has put an unique … Continue reading A Curse So Dark and Lonely

Welcome to the Grishaverse

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