I was sent this novel by Netgalley in exchange for an honest review, and when I started reading I was honestly all set to give it two stars. It seemed full of done-to-death dystopian YA cliches and the plot just wasn’t captivating. But, the last hundred pages were dramatic and fast-paced, so much so that I ended up… Continue reading Book review: Shadow Fall by Audrey Grey
Hey everyone, hope you’re all doing well! Sorry I’ve been inactive recently, but with arriving in Japan three weeks ago, I’ve been spending a lot of time exploring Osaka and generally being amazing by absolutely everything I see. I have a couple of Japan posts in draft that I’m hoping to post this week, but first I… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Plans
It’s that time of the week once again! Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this week’s theme is a Halloween freebie. As I haven’t read many horror novels recently (and don’t read them that much in general), for this edition I decided to do top ten book-related… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Pumpkin carving
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this weeks theme is: characters you’d name a child/pet/car after: ‘Ten Characters I’d Name A Child/Dog/Cat/Car/Etc. After — we did this topic back in 2011 and thought it might be fun to revisit it…feel free to spin it how you need!’… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Ten manga characters I’d name a pet after
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this weeks theme is recommendations: ‘All About Books You Read Because of Recommendation — Ten Books I’ve Read Because Of Another Blogger (Or Book Person) or Ten Books I Read On Recommendation From People Outside Of This Community or you… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: All About the Books you read because of a Recommendation
Hello from Osaka, Japan! After month of planning and preparation, I finally flew out on 7th October. My journey involved two flights; a 1 hour flight from Manchester to Amsterdam, and then a connecting 11 hour flight to Osaka. The flights themselves were good (I watched Star Trek: Beyond on the long hall flight and loved… Continue reading Arriving in Japan
So I’m currently packing for Japan, and as the title suggests, I need help deciding which books to take with me. I’m currently reading Empire of Storms, so if I don’t finish it before I leave then I’ll definitely be taking it with me. Here are the other books I’m considering: Realistically, I can only… Continue reading Help me decide which books to take to Japan!