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Review – The Gutter Prayer

This book wade it to my most anticipated under-hyped books of 2019, and it appeared on NetGalley!! I almost freaked out! Almost... This ARC was provided to me by NetGalley and Orbit in return for an honest review. Thank you!! The Gutter Prayer by Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan Synopsis by NetGalley The city of Guerdon stands eternal.… Continue reading Review – The Gutter Prayer

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Review – New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by AOC

I debated for a long time if I should request this or not. I love fantasy and sci-fi, but speculative fiction to me can be anything. In the end, I was too curious not to. This ARC was provided to me by NetGalley in return for an honest review. Thank you. New Suns: Original Speculative… Continue reading Review – New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by AOC

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Review – Do You Dream of Terra-Two? by Temi Oh

The cover on this book caught my eye. She looks so dreamy and hopeful and careful on the cover (and she's POC!) that I got really intrigued. The synopsis was fascinating too, but its the fact that it wasn't labelled as young-adult that was the final straw in the decision to request it. This ARC… Continue reading Review – Do You Dream of Terra-Two? by Temi Oh

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Review – Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

I didn't know Brandon Sanderson was coming out with a new series in 2018. I didn't know he intended to write a YA series. I didn't know he came out with a sci-fi book. Nor did I know that Skyward was the first book in a YA sci-fi trilogy. I saw Brandon Sanderson and clicked… Continue reading Review – Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

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Review – In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

This was my pick for the "read a True Crime novel" for the ReadHarder Challenge 2018. I have never read a true crime novel so I didn't know what to expect. But I selected In Cold Blood as it was to be the birth of a genre. Why not start at the beginning when you… Continue reading Review – In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

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Review time: The Night Fogs by Frances Hay

Futuristic independent Wales struggles with a mystical fog that messes with people minds. Some believe its a weather phenomenon whilst some believe its the English attacking...

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Review: Runebinder by Alex R Kahler

I enjoyed this book, but I have issues with it. I very much enjoyed the magic system and the LGBT romance, but there are areas in which this book is weak.

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Mystery Blogger Award

Thanks to Grainne over at DarklyWhimsicalReader for nominating me for this! It's much appreciated 😊 Also great questions! I can't wait to get stuck in. Rules: 1. Put the award logo on your blog. 2. Thank whoever nominated you and include a link to their blog. 3. Mention the creator of the award and provide a link to… Continue reading Mystery Blogger Award

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Review: To Kill A Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

Well, what a whirlwind that was! Just finished To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo, and in short, it's a twisted, cruel version of Disney's The Little Mermaid. I gave it 4.5 out of 5 ivy leaves 😁 This ARC was provided to me by NetGalley in return for an honest review. Thank you. To Kill… Continue reading Review: To Kill A Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

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BOOK TAG: Bookish Academy Awards

First thanks to HannaReads for tagging me! Secondly, this will be difficult. As if this tag isn't challenging enough, I will limit myself to the books I've read in 2018 so far which is around 30 books (well done me!). Because, you know, you can always make the challenge more difficult for yourself if you… Continue reading BOOK TAG: Bookish Academy Awards