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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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Review: Eve of Man by Giovanna and Tom Fletcher

Title: Eve of Man Author: Giovanna and Tom Fletcher (Debut YA novel alert!! Debut as a writing duo alert!!) Pages: 404 Published: 31st May 2018 ⭐️ 4.5 / 5 Eve of Man is the debut young adult novel for power couple Giovanna and Tom Fletcher, and their first novel as a writing duo marking the beginning of a new trilogy

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Review: Traitor to the Throne by Alwyn Hamilton (Rebel of the Sands #2)

Title: Traitor to the Throne Author: Alwyn Hamilton Pages: 592 Published: 2nd February 2017 ⭐️ 5 / 5 Although I’ve had the second instalment of Alwyn Hamilton’s series sat on my shelf for quite some time (since October in fact), I’ve only just got around to it now and I’d completely forgotten how much I love this

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Review: The Scarecrow Queen by Melinda Salisbury (Sin Eater’s Daughter #3)

Title: The Scarecrow Queen Author: Melinda Salisbury Pages: 336 Published: 2nd March 2017 ⭐️ 4.5 / 5 I’m more than a little obsessed with this series at this point.  I honestly don’t know how I was so late to the party in reading this. The Scarecrow Queen is the third and final instalment of Melinda Salisbury’s series The Sin Eater’s Daughter.

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Review: The Sleeping Prince by Melinda Salisbury (Sin Eater’s Daughter #2)

Title: The Sleeping Prince Author: Melinda Salisbury Pages: 367 Published: 4th February 2016 ⭐️ 5 / 5 Warning: minor spoilers ahead in the form of fangirling over a character pairing This is the second instalment in Melinda Salisbury’s The Sin Eater’s Daughter series.  This is the first book in a long time that I ran through in one sitting.  After immensely enjoying

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Review: The Sin Eater’s Daughter by Melinda Salisbury

Title: The Sin Eater’s Daughter Author: Melinda Salisbury Pages: 333 Published: 5th February 2016 ⭐️ 4 / 5 Here we have yet another book I read after meeting the author first. Melinda Salisbury was on the panel at the Fantasy and Folklore event, chaired by Samantha Shannon, at Waterstones Piccadilly. Melinda’s personality screamed through everything she said. She was

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