2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · Jonathan Ball Publishers · Young Adult

Red Hood by Elana K. Arnold {Book Review}

"I am sure you have discovered, as I did that night, that sometimes we are made of different stuff than we imagined."Red Hood, Elana K. Arnold Red Hood by Elana K. Arnold ★★★★ Red Hood is the first book I've read by Elana K. Arnold; I was intrigued by the synopsis and haven't read any… Continue reading Red Hood by Elana K. Arnold {Book Review}

2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · Pan Macmillan SA · Young Adult

Hashtag Happy by Theodora Lee {Book Review}

"Hashtag: There's No Hashtag For This! I say, because hashtags are only good for trying to get noticed or for capturing seemingly cool moments, not major 'this is what life is all about' revelations."Hashtag Happy, Theodora Lee Hashtag Happy by Theodora Lee ★★★★★ All of us wants to be #happy, but sometimes life has other… Continue reading Hashtag Happy by Theodora Lee {Book Review}

2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · Pan Macmillan SA

Guinness World Records 2022 {Book Review}

Guinness World Records 2022 ★★★★★ This updated edition of Guinness World Records 2022 with its beautiful design, bright colours and glossy pages will have you and the kids entertained for days, weeks and even months. This new edition is focused on the environment and creates awareness of climate changes, recycling and how to work towards… Continue reading Guinness World Records 2022 {Book Review}

2021 · Books I own · From Blood And Ash

From Blood And Ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout {Book Review}

"You're an absolute stunning, murderous little creature."From Blood and Ash, Jennifer L. Armentrout From Blood and Ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout ★★★ Goodreads Choice 2020 Winner for Romance Most people are familiar with From Blood and Ash and what it is about. I saw all the hype about this book, read the synopsis and one-clicked… Continue reading From Blood And Ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout {Book Review}

2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · Penguin Random House SA

Troy by Stephen Fry {Book Review}

"We achieve immortality not through ambrosia and ichor but through history and reputation. Through statues and epic song."Troy by Stephen Fry Troy by Stephen Fry ★★★★ Most of us are familiar with the story of Troy or might have seen the movie (2004). But with this book, Stephen Fry takes Greek history and Mythology and… Continue reading Troy by Stephen Fry {Book Review}

2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · Books I own

Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia {Book Review}

"The world might indeed be a cursed circle; the snake swallowed its tail and there could be no end, only an eternal ruination and endless devouring."Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia ★★★★★ Mexican Gothic is the perfect title to describe this book. It is creepy, atmospheric, dark and transports the reader… Continue reading Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia {Book Review}

2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · Penguin Random House SA

Harklights by Tim Tilley {Book Review}

"Stories are a way of remembering who we are, but also a way of finding out who we want to be."Harklights by Tim Tilley Harklights by Tim Tilley ★★★★★ Waterstones Childrens Book of the Month May 2021 Harklights by Tim Tilley is a heartwarming Middle Grade read with an environmental message that goes straight to… Continue reading Harklights by Tim Tilley {Book Review}

2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · kindle

The Seventh Cadence by Jim Wilbourne {Book Review}

"Every action you take is a choice - even inaction. And the very first choice you must make is leadership." The Seventh Cadence by Jim Wilbourne ★★★★ The Seventh Cadence is the debut novel of Jim Wilbourne and is the first book in The Continua Chronicles series.In this High Fantasy mixed with adventure, we are… Continue reading The Seventh Cadence by Jim Wilbourne {Book Review}

2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · Jonathan Ball Publishers · Young Adult

This Poison Heart by Kalynn Bayron {Book Review}

"The flowers in my arrangement craned their soft petals toward me. Any time I was sad or scared or happy, they took notice, reacted in kind. Grief and sadness made them shrivel; happiness made them perk up; and fear and anger made them lash out." This Poison Heart by Kalynn Bayron ★★★★☆ What does Greek… Continue reading This Poison Heart by Kalynn Bayron {Book Review}

2021 · BOOK REVIEWS · Holly Bourne · Penguin Random House SA · Young Adult

How Hard Can Love Be? by Holly Bourne {Book Review}

"Be you. It's all you can ever be anyway. But own being you. It's a fab thing to own." How Hard Can Love Be? by Holly Bourne ★★★★☆ How Hard Can Love Be? is the second book in The Spinster Club series. This can be read as a standalone since the story focuses on Amber… Continue reading How Hard Can Love Be? by Holly Bourne {Book Review}