Book Reviews

Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back // Vikings, battles, and foretelling the future

Author: Adrienne Young Genre: YA fantasy Pages: 311 Edition: Advanced FC Rating: 4 stars TWs: Violence, domestic abuse, gore, blood, on-page death For as long as she can remember, Tova has lived among the Svell, the people who found her washed ashore as a child and use her for her gift as a Truthtongue. Her… Continue reading Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back // Vikings, battles, and foretelling the future

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday // Fantasy novels I want to see as Netflix shows

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: May 14: Page to Screen Freebie We all know that… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Fantasy novels I want to see as Netflix shows

Book Features · events

An evening with Victoria Schwab // The Near Witch, writing processes, and living in a shed for three months

When V.E. Schwab announced that she was going on tour in the UK, I kind of screamed. I mean, it was an internal, quiet scream, since I was at work, but a scream nonetheless. I was excited. I hadn’t seen Victoria since YALC 2017 and (as you’ve probably guessed by now) she’s pretty much my favourite… Continue reading An evening with Victoria Schwab // The Near Witch, writing processes, and living in a shed for three months

Book Hauls

Feb 2019 Book Haul // Sapphic stories and sprayed edges

I’m way behind in posting this haul, but I wanted to share some of the books I got in February. I got six books in total and one of the most exciting for me was The Near Witch, because I’ve been looking forward to its re-release for ages. I was also sent Summer Bird Blue by… Continue reading Feb 2019 Book Haul // Sapphic stories and sprayed edges