Vampire Academy – Richelle Mead

Release date: 2 January 2007 Rating: ★★★★★★★★ – 8/10 Goodreads link Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy #1) blurb: Only a true best friend can protect you from your immortal enemies... Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princess: a mortal vampire with a rare gift for harnessing the earth's magic. She must be protected at all times from... Continue Reading →


Cress – Marissa Meyer

Release date: 4 February 2014 Rating: ★★★★★★★★ – 8/10 Goodreads link These books are getting serious (and long)!  I just pulled Winter off my shelf and it’s over 800 pages.  There's something about a crazy long book that I equally dread and love.  I have this “it’s going to take me forever to read” conversation in... Continue Reading →

The Start of Me and You – Emery Lord

Release date: 31 March 2015 Rating: ★★★★★★★★★ – 9/10 Goodreads link The Start of Me and You blurb: Can you plan happiness? It's been a year since Paige's first boyfriend died in a swimming accident and it's time she rejoined the real world. So she makes a plan: Date a boy (long-standing crush Ryan Chase seems like... Continue Reading →

Illuminae – Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Release date: 1 November 2015 Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ – 10/10 Goodreads link Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1) blurb: The year is 2575, and two rival mega-corporations are at war over a planet that's little more than an ice-covered speck at the edge of the universe. Too bad nobody thought to warn the people living on it. With enemy... Continue Reading →

The Cruel Prince – Holly Black

Release date: 2 January 2018 Rating: 10/10 Goodreads link The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air #1) blurb: ... Of course I want to be like them. They’re beautiful as blades forged in some divine fire. They will live forever. And Cardan is even more beautiful than the rest. I hate him more than... Continue Reading →

All the Crooked Saints – Maggie Stiefvater

Release date: 10 October 2017 Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ – 10/10 Goodreads link All the Crooked Saints blurb: Here is a thing everyone wants: A miracle. Here is a thing everyone fears: What it takes to get one. Any visitor to Bicho Raro, Colorado, is likely to find a landscape of dark saints, forbidden love, scientific dreams, miracle-mad owls,... Continue Reading →

Gregory and the Grimbockle – Melanie Schubert

Release date: 9 November 2017 Rating: ★★★★★★★ – 7/10 Goodreads link Gregory and the Grimbockle blurb: Ten-year-old Gregory is about to find out that the enormous mole stuck straight beneath his nose is not just a mole, but is actually a humpy crumpy portal of skin that hides a creature called the Grimbockle. What’s more? The... Continue Reading →

The Raven Boys – Maggie Stiefvater

Release date: 3 January 2012 Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ – 10/10 Goodreads link Normally when I write a book review I wait until I have read the entire book before I start, but there was something about this book that I had to start putting my thoughts down around a third of the way in. Stiefvater’s writing is... Continue Reading →

Midnights – Rainbow Rowell

Release date: 2 November 2017 as part of Almost Midnight — Two festive short stories by Rainbow Rowell (Originally published 14 October 2014 as part of a compilation of short stories My True Love Gave To Me) Rating: ★★★★★★★ – 7/10 Goodreads link Almost Midnight blurb: "I need you to be my person. I need... Continue Reading →

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