Since I forget to post a wrap up for April, and I read a pathetic number of books in May, I decided to combine the wrap ups. I’ve only read 3 books in the past 2 months, but it’s better than nothing! The Girl in 6E by A. R. Torre – This was a great crime… Continue reading April and May Wrap Up 2016!
So, if you hadn’t noticed, I disappeared from the blogosphere again. I’m sorry! It was a combination of being not sure what to blog, being in a reading slump, and I went back to England for a couple weeks. While I was there I obviously bought books, so here they are! Jane Eyre by Charlotte… Continue reading England Book Haul
Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi Publication Date: October 15th, 2011 Publisher: HarperCollins Genre(s): YA, Dystopian, Fantasy, Romance Series Status: Shatter Me #1 Pages: 338 Format and Source: Paperback, Bought Rating: 1.75 out of 5 Synopsis from Goodreads: Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder.… Continue reading Book Review: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
Saga, Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan (Writer), Fiona Staples (Artist) Publication Date: October 10th, 2012 Publisher: Image Comics Genre(s): Graphic Novel, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Adult Series Status: Collects Saga issues #1 to #6 Pages: 160 Format and Source: Paperback, Bought Rating: 5 out of 5 Synopsis from Goodreads: When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Saga, Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
January was a good reading month for me as I read 12 books! I think that’s a pretty good way to start off the year. I’m going to be changing the style of my wrap up posts by putting the books into categories: Adore – for books I love Good – for books that were… Continue reading January Wrap Up 2016!
Seraphina by Rachel Hartman Publication Date: July 1st, 2012 Publisher: Corgi Childrens Genre(s): Fantasy, YA, Romance Series Status: Seraphina #1 Pages: 369 Format and Source: Paperback, Bought Rating: 4 out of 5 Synopsis from Goodreads: In her New York Times bestselling and Morris Award-winning debut, Rachel Hartman introduces mathematical dragons in an alternative-medieval world to fantasy and science-fiction readers of all ages. Eragon-author… Continue reading Book Review: Seraphina by Rachel Hartman
Today has been one of those days where nothing seems to go right. This would have been up earlier if it wasn’t for my usual browser crashing (Damn you Safari!) and I’ve also been worrying over my poor puppy who had an operation today. She’s fine, but she isn’t happy. Anyways, for those of you who… Continue reading WWW WEDNESDAY: January 27th, 2016
An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir Publication Date: April 28th, 2015 Publisher: Razorbill Genre(s): Fantasy, YA, Dystopian Series Status: An Ember in the Ashes #1 Pages: 446 Format and Source: Hardback, Bought Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Synopsis from Goodreads: Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those… Continue reading Book Review: An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir
I GOT BOOKS! WOO! I have read several of these before this haul was posted, but only because a lot of these were delivered/acquired separately, but I haven’t reviewed any of these yet. The books will be in lists organised by where I got them from. Instead of adding the Goodreads synopsis for each book… Continue reading January Book Haul 2016
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern Publication Date: September 13th, 2011 Publisher: Vintage Books, Random House Genre(s): Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Romance Series Status: Stand alone Pages: 490 Format and Source: Paperback, Owned Rating: 5 out of 5 Synopsis from Goodreads: The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped… Continue reading Book Review: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern