Review: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

Something had to be my first read of 2018, and I’m so glad it was this! Alice and her mother have been running from bad luck all their lives. Bad luck and the Hazel Wood, Alice’s grandmother’s mansion, bought with the proceeds of a book Alice has never been allowed to read. When they receive word that Alice’s grandmother has died, and her mother is … Continue reading Review: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

Most Anticipated 2018 Books

Happy New Year bookworms! Ooh, there are some amazing books out this year, aren’t there?  The Fandom by Anna Day This one is out TOMORROW guys, it’s so close! *it’s been 84 years meme* This fannish YA follows Violet as she ends up inside the pages of her favourite book, and I’ve read nothing but rave reviews.   The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert Does … Continue reading Most Anticipated 2018 Books

Bookish Misconceptions

Today I picked up this beauty because my love for Magnus Bane is deep and enduring. My first contact with the Shadowhunters world was (predictably) via the internet. Wild stories about these ‘terrible’ books were running rampant, and I love reading about bookish drama (past me is so jealous of the book drama around this year!), and I was convinced I’d never read these books. What … Continue reading Bookish Misconceptions

Christmas Gift guide: The Particular List

You need to buy a little something (or something extra) for someone in your life, but don’t know what to get them. Obviously, you know your person better than I do, and really, if it comes to it, you could just ask what they’d like, but here I am to save you with a list of if-all-else-fails books: Tequila Mockingbird by Tim Federle Perfect for … Continue reading Christmas Gift guide: The Particular List