Imagine! Your favourite literary characters let loose on social media. What platform do you think they would thrive on, and what kind of media do you think they would post. This is definitely one I had to think about and I think all the literary characters I can think of would strive on Instagram. Whether… Continue reading Characters I’d Follow On Social Media – Top Ten Tuesday
Tala Warnock has little use for magic – as a descendant of Maria Makiling, the legendary Filipina heroine, she negates spells, often by accident. But her family’s old ties to the country of Avalon (frozen, bespelled, and unreachable for almost 12 years) soon finds them guarding its last prince from those who would use his… Continue reading ARC Review – Wicked as you Wish
This is another Top 5 Saturday that made me realise that, although I love a good spy drama/movie, I have read very few books with characters that are spies, not the traditional kind anyway, the 'bond like' spies all suave and lethal and likely to blow things up. So this post is going to be… Continue reading Shaken not Stirred – Top 5 Saturday
First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to… Continue reading First Line Friday!
Hello! I have something slightly different for you today. Instead of a review I have a spoiler free excerpt from the book. Sounds good right? Through The Write Reads I've found some amazing new reads and authors that I love, and this one sounds like it's going to be one epic fantasy read. The piece… Continue reading The Write Reads Blog Tour – Kingshold by D.P. Wooliscroft
WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam over on Taking on a World of Words. The idea is pretty simple, every week you dedicate a post to the three W’s: What are you currently reading? What have you just finished reading? What are you going to read next? I've had a bit of a… Continue reading WWW Wednesday
Normally when I finish a book I have little issue with instantly diving into another. However, there are certain books that make me pause, ones that stirred something in me when I read them and left me wanting soooo much more, the ones that ended so perfectly, or were so beautifully written you don't think… Continue reading The Last 10 Books To Give Me A Book Hangover – Top Ten Tuesday!
The brave, burning with fire, harnessed the Dragon's Rage.... As the Dragon Heir, seventeen-year-old Kaia inherited the power of flame to protect her homeland from a godlike necromancer’s undead army. But after centuries of peace, the necromancer has faded to myth, and the Dragon Heir is feared by the people. Persecuted and cast out, Kaia… Continue reading ARC Review – Odriel's Heirs by Hayley Reese Chow
This weeks Top 5 Saturday is all about... you guessed it, Mermaids! I have been a fan of mermaids since I was a little girl, and I still know all the words to all the songs to the Disney musical. I've always kind of loved the idea that there is something hidden under the sea,… Continue reading Under the Sea – Top 5 Saturday
First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to… Continue reading First Lines Friday!