Bookshelf Tour Series – Part 10

Wow! Time has just flown by! It feels like I just started this series and now it’s in the double digits. Only a few more and the series will be over! Then i’ll be back to square one and trying to figure out what the hell to post on Friday’s. If you’re new to the…

Sorcery Of Thorns

SORCERY OF THORNS Written by Margaret Rogerson Published by Margaret K. McElderry Books, June 4, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up among the…

Bookshelf Tour Series – Part 9

Another week, another shelf! Last week was my first contemporary shelf. This is the second one….. and it’s the biggest! Most of these I read before I started the blog so there aren’t as many reviews. This is also the tallest shelf, and right at the bottom, so I have them stacked instead of standing….

A Duke By Default

A DUKE BY DEFAULT (Reluctant Royals #2) Written by Alyssa Cole Published by Avon Books, July 31, 2018 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: New York City socialite and perpetual hot mess Portia Hobbs is tired of disappointing her family, friends, and—most importantly—herself. An apprenticeship with a struggling swordmaker in Scotland is a…

Ninth House

NINTH HOUSE Written by Leigh Bardugo Published by Flatiron Books, October 8th, 2019 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Galaxy “Alex” Stern is the most unlikely member of Yale’s freshman class. Raised in the Los Angeles hinterlands by a hippie mom, Alex dropped out of school early and into a world of shady…

The Fountains of Silence

THE FOUNTAINS OF SILENCE Written by Ruta Sepetys Published by Philomel Books, October 1, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Madrid, 1957. Under the fascist dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, Spain is hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, tourists and foreign businessmen flood into Spain under the welcoming guise of sunshine and wine….

All The Missing Girls

ALL THE MISSING GIRLS Written by Megan Miranda Published by Simon and Shuster, June 28, 2016 My star rating – 3.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: It’s been ten years since Nicolette Farrell left her rural hometown after her best friend, Corinne, disappeared from Cooley Ridge without a trace. Back again to tie up loose ends and…

Trapeze

TRAPEZE Written by Leigh Ansell Published by Wattled Books, September 10, 2019 My star rating – 3.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Seventeen-year-old Corey Ryder can’t remember a time when she wasn’t gliding through the air of Cirque Mystique’s big top. As a trapeze artist in a traveling circus, Corey wakes up every day in a different…

Bookshelf Tour Series – Part 6

Another week, another shelf of FANTASY! Last week was my favourite shelf that houses my favourite author, Jay Kristoff, and this week is another shelf of some of my favourite fantasy books and favourite authors! I was excited to talk about this last week but I was too sick to write the post. Here we…