After a long wait, here is my round up of my Saturday at YALC 2018. After I entered, I immediately started walking around and taking in all the fantastic stalls that were there this year. The publishers, sellers and YALC had gone all out this year with some brilliant displays, including the YALC book wall … Continue reading YALC Saturday – Round Up
If you're like me and have yet to pack your bag for YALC this weekend, I thought I'd share a quick, what's in my YALC bag (or soon to be once I've actually got round to doing it) So, these won't exactly be in my bag however, comfy shoes are a must. I'm also bringing … Continue reading What’s in my YALC bag 2018?
Sixteen-year-old Nina Kane should be worrying about her immortal soul, but she's too busy trying to actually survive. Her town's population has been decimated by soul-consuming demons, and souls are in short supply. Watching over her younger sister, Mellie, and scraping together food and money are all that matters. The two of them are a … Continue reading The Stars Never Rise – Review
I was given an e-book copy of this book to review as a part of the blog tour. However, all views are my own and not influenced by this. I was weary about this book to start with as despite the family tragedy happening very quickly, the book begins slowly and I was unsure … Continue reading Blog Tour: No Sad Songs
With YALC quickly approaching, I've finally compiled my TBR to prioritise the books I want to read in preparation for the Saturday and Sunday that I'm going. The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon- I've been meaning to read this book, the sequel to Bone Season, since I brought it at YALC last year. I'm very … Continue reading YALC 2018 TBR
I was sent this whilst working with Nicci Cloke for our YAshot post which you can find here. All views are my own. Southfield High School is oh so normal, with its good teachers, its bad, and its cliques. But despite the cliques, there's a particular group of friends who have known each other forever … Continue reading Close Your Eyes- Review
Drumroll please.... and the award for almost making me late to my 9.15 lectures all week (and the 10.15 ones too-oops) goes to.....The Hazel Wood! This book was so gripping that I had to force myself to put it down each morning and rush out. So congratulations to Melissa Albert. This book is beautifully written. … Continue reading The Hazel Wood – Review