Books from my favourite genre – Top Ten Tuesday

When I first started reading what I would class as 'Adult' fiction, my choice of Genre was solely crime. I adored the who-dunnit aspect, and especially loved the kind of books where you could follow along with the investigation and make your own guesses as to who the killer is. However, at around 25, I… Continue reading Books from my favourite genre – Top Ten Tuesday

NYA Lit Fest – Feminism & Fantasy

The Northern YA Literary Festival is back and this year they have some amazing panels and guest speakers lined up. From Inclusiveness in Ya to creative writing workshops, there is sure to be something for every bookishly inclined person to enjoy. On the 16.03.19, and you can get your general admission and panel tickets here,… Continue reading NYA Lit Fest – Feminism & Fantasy

Review of Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Plot outline: They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us. Now we rise. Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zélie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls. But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under the orders of a ruthless… Continue reading Review of Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Review of Sky In The Deep by Adrienne Young

Here is a quick outline: Raised to be a warrior, seventeen-year-old Eelyn fights alongside her Aska clansmen in an ancient rivalry against the Riki clan. Her life is brutal but simple: fight and survive. Until the day she sees the impossible on the battlefield — her brother, fighting with the enemy — the brother she… Continue reading Review of Sky In The Deep by Adrienne Young