Waterstone’s Book of the Month June 2020: The Truants by Kate Weinberg

This year I am reading all of Waterstone’s ‘Fiction Book of the Month’ picks, this book was chosen for the month of June. ‘The Truants’ by Kate Weinberg is listed as a mystery novel and was Waterstone’s ‘Fiction Book of The Month’ for June. It currently has an average rating of 3.51 on Goodreads, and I awarded it 3 stars. The book follows Jess Walker’s journey … Continue reading Waterstone’s Book of the Month June 2020: The Truants by Kate Weinberg

Buzzfeed Recommends Part 7: Yes No Maybe So by Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed Audiobook Review

Hi Everyone! Sorry I’ve been away from this blog for so long, I just needed to take a minute and breathe as the world all got a bit much for me for a while. I’m feeling better now and I hope you’re all feeling well too! This is the seventh review of my ‘Buzzfeed Recommends Series’ in which I read and review all the books … Continue reading Buzzfeed Recommends Part 7: Yes No Maybe So by Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed Audiobook Review

Waterstone’s Book of the Month May 2022: The Dutch House by Ann Patchett (Spoiler Free + Spoiler Review)

The story follows Danny and Maeve, two siblings and their lives surrounding the Dutch House, a lavish mansion their father bought years ago. Their father is distant and their mother missing, so Danny looks up to Maeve and together they raise each other. All is well until one day their father brings Andrea home, and though they don’t know it that one choice sows the seeds for the defining loss of their lives. Set over the course of five decades it’s a story of two siblings tied together by love, loss and the bonds of place and time. Continue reading Waterstone’s Book of the Month May 2022: The Dutch House by Ann Patchett (Spoiler Free + Spoiler Review)

Arc Review: When We Vanished by Alanna Peterson

Andi’s dad left her family not long ago to take part in a secret research project for food corporation Nutrexo, but when she overhears at a party the company has a dangerous research project she instantly fears her dad is part of it. She seeks help from a neighbour, Cyrus, and together they try to uncover the truth of what Nutrexo is doing. Their investigation leads them to a confidential research facility and it’s head scientist, and learn the hidden truth is far more dangerous than they originally thought. Continue reading Arc Review: When We Vanished by Alanna Peterson

Arc Review: This Eternity of Masks And Shadows by Karsten Knight

I acquired a copy of this arc through Netgallery. Release Date: 2nd June 2020 ‘This Eternity of Masks and Shadows’ by Karsten Knight is a YA fantasy novel which draws inspiration from mythology around the world. At the time of writing this review it has an average rating of 3.55 stars Goodreads, and I have awarded it 2 stars. The story follows Cairn, the daughter … Continue reading Arc Review: This Eternity of Masks And Shadows by Karsten Knight

Buzzfeed Recommends Part Six: Deathless Divide by Justina Ireland Review

This is the sixth review of my ‘Buzzfeed Recommends Series’ in which I read and review all the books Buzzfeed recommended in their article: ’15 Brand-New Young Adult Novels That Are Just So, So, Good’. You can read the summary for that here. Continue reading Buzzfeed Recommends Part Six: Deathless Divide by Justina Ireland Review