Honestly, evil mermaids and murdering men are both MY AESTHETIC. There's something about books set around the sea and lighthouses with a hint of evil and magic and this book was exactly that. Why, yes, I am pleased. I actually haven't read many books that are set in the ocean so this was a pleasant surprise. Thank… Continue reading REVIEW: The Wicked Deep by Shea Earnshaw: Evil mermaids, murder and a mind-blowing plot twist (!!)
I AM TRASH FOR DARK AND WEIRD AND ATMOSPHERIC AND CREEPY BOOKS. And The Wren Hunt was exactly that. I am forever pleased. You know those books that are just twisty and wacky and dark and your soul just squeals in delight? Yeah, that was this book. I absolutely adored this book and I shall drown… Continue reading REVIEW: The Wren Hunt by Mary Watson // Creepy Premise, Irish setting (!!) and Marvellously Magical
Holy Batman! THAT WAS SOME EPIC STUFF RIGHT THERE. I'm not even kidding, THAT WAS SO GOOD. It's subtly mind-blowing and incredibly enjoyable. I did not expect to love this so much. But, I mean it's MARIE LU FOR GOODNESS SAKE, of course, I loved it. Thank you to Penguin Random House for the review copy! All opinions are… Continue reading REVIEW: Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu // epic characters, thrilling writing but a little underwhelming.
Kids Like Us was a very entertaining and GOOD book. I finished this book! And it was good. A word which here means "I very much enjoyed it but it wasn't mind-blowing but it was fun and I liked it." I really did enjoy it. It took me a while to get into BUT IT WAS GOOD.… Continue reading REVIEW: Kids Like Us by Hilary Reyl // A SUPER Important novel about Autism + France, Food and Friendships
THIS BOOK IS A PIECE OF AUGUST FLYNN’S MUSIC AND IT STOLE MY SOUL. Today I'm doing MY FIRST EVER collaboration with the one and only Cake Queen, Lu. You can check out her post over here. And OBVIOUSLY, GO FOLLOW HER IF YOU HAVEN'T ALREADY. She has an amazingly fabulous blog + cake + fangirling,… Continue reading Duet Discussion About Our Dark Duet With Lu and Ilsa // The Queens Unite To Review Monsters, Darkness and Soul Stealing.
So in case you didn't know, I am Muslim Teen. This book features a Muslim Teen main character. IM PRETTY SURE YOU CAN HEAR MY SQUEALING ALL THE WAY OUT ON JUPITER for those who live there. Let's make this clear, I've never read a YA book with a Muslim main character. And that's partly because there… Continue reading REVIEW: Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed // more like love, hate and other mixed feelings
Hi. I read this book and I DON'T EVEN KNOW WHERE TO START??? Starfish was so incredibly beautiful. It's just that book WHERE YOU CAN'T EVEN. Words do not suffice at this point. What's the point of writing a review WHEN YOU CAN JUST READ THIS BOOK? I will try and fail, to review this… Continue reading REVIEW: Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman – Asian MC! Art Appreciation!! Magical Writing!!! (wow this just keeps on getting better)
Stabby fun, malicious murders, and bloody knives is 100% my type of story! I AM NOT A PSYCHOPATH. Though I do enjoy eating souls on an occasion! But while I do not want to kill you (just yet...) I love reading books that are full of violence but mysteries as well! Can't get enough of… Continue reading Whisper Of Reviews – The MURDER Mystery Edition (so much stabby galore ❤ )
In a sad turn of events, I didn't love Illuminae as much as I'd hoped. Oh. Well. I wanted to fall head over heels for this book, I wanted to hug and cradle and it to be an amazing read but it ended up falling short for me and just me being a disappointed grape. *sigh* Anyways… Continue reading REVIEW: Illuminae // disappointing sci-fi but EXPLODING SHIPS (in both ways)