January 24, 2019

So the Christmas Tree is packed away, kids are back to school and new reading goal is set on Good Reads with grand plans to work towards 70 books read in 2019 so I delved in straight away in January with a solid 5 books this month, and still a few days to go till the e...

January 15, 2019

Knight's Shadow (The Greatcoats #2) by Sebastian De Castell

Rating; 5 out of 5 stars

I am utterly in love with this series! If I wasn't hooked after reading Traitor's Blade late last year Knight's Shadow has stolen my heart completely. I am in awe of the wonderful storyt...

January 1, 2019

So another year has come to a close.  I've read 86 books in 2018 and whilst there have been a couple I've not finished and a further few that have failed to set my passions aflame there have been so many amazing books I've had the pleasure of enjoying this year....

December 19, 2018

Queen of Air & Darkness (The Dark Artifices #3) by Cassandra Clare

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

When I saw the new Cassandra Clare book the first thing I thought was "Wow, it's massive", it would appear that Clare is trying to outdo herself with each subsequent instalment in...

December 10, 2018

Traitor's Blade (Greatcoats #1) by Sebastian de Castell

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

There are 3 well-known stories with which I've always been fascinated since childhood, Robin Hood, King Arthur and the knights of Camelot and The Three Musketeers. When I came across someone...

November 29, 2018

Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor #2)

by Jessica Townsend

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

"Is that a children's book you are reading?" was the comment my mum made when she saw this sitting on the front seat of my car last week, there was a slight hint of mocki...

November 24, 2018

City of Brass (The Daevabad Trilogy #1) by S. A. Chakraborty

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Kingdom of Brass is a book I've heard only good things about this year and I've really enjoyed books based in the more Arabian style settings since I was young. There is something reall...

November 8, 2018

Kingdom of Ash (Throne of Glass #7) by Sarah J. Maas

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

At long last we have the conclusion to Throne of Glass, a series that has taken us on such a crazy wild and emotional journey over the course of the past 6 books and finally, we have the conclu...

October 18, 2018

Warbreaker (Warbreaker #1) by Brandon Sanderson

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Gradually over the past year and a half I've been reading more and more fantasy books, gradually working my way through some new releases and some old classics but one name and author kept cropping...

October 13, 2018

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

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Traitor to the Throne is a book I've had sitting on my TBR shelf for a little while now. I read Rebel of the Sands, the first book in the trilogy, earlier this year and whilst it was...

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