Tag: fantasy

Christmas 2019 Book Haul

This Christmas has seen me trying to fit a new bookshelf worth of books into my car boot to get back to London with me. I’ve ended up with quite the bookstack under my tree to add to my TBR. This calls for a Christmas Book Haul! British Library Crime Classics I discovered the existence

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Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Caraval, by Stephanie Garber Pages: 416 Published: 31 January 2017 ⭐️ 2.5 / 5 (TW – This book contains themes of abuse and rape) This debut YA fantasy oozes magic and potential. The plot grips from the beginning, with its setting of a magical fantasy island and two sisters who immediately seem to have each

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Review: The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon (The Bone Season #2)

Title: The Mime Order Author: Samantha Shannon Pages:  528 Published: 27th January 2015 ⭐️ 5 / 5 N.B This review is taken from my previous blog Theatre and Movies and Books, Oh My, which was deactivated in 2016. The Mime Order is the long awaited sequel to Samantha Shannon’s The Bone Season, and my most anticipated read of this year. I have really been

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Review: The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon (The Bone Season #1)

Title: The Bone Season Author: Samantha Shannon Pages: 480 Published: 20th August 2013 ⭐️ 5 / 5 N.B This review is taken from my previous blog Theatre and Movies and Books, Oh My, which was deactivated in 2016. The Bone Season follows nineteen year old Paige living in a future dystopian London controlled by an oppressive, authoritarian government called Scion. Kidnapped and ripped from

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Quick-fire reviews

As some of you may have noticed, my project for this month has been a brand new Instagram account! I’ve set up this bookstagram purely to share beautiful images of my books and connect with more people who enjoy reading and may benefit from my reviews. If you’re interested, please do check it out. You’ll

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