Sci-Fi/Fantasy · Young Adult Fiction

Review: Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

Title: Skyward | Series: Skyward #1 | Author: Brandon Sanderson| Publisher: Gollancz | Publication date: November 6th 2018 | Num. Pages: 528| Genre: Science Fiction, Young Adult ★★★★★ 5 stars – Bless Your Stars I received an ARC copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.  Synopsis Spensa’s world has been under attack for… Continue reading Review: Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

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Review: Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine

Title: Ink and Bone | Series: The Great Library #1 | Author: Rachel Caine | Publisher: Alison and Busby | Publication date: July 7th 2015 | Num. Pages: 407 | Genre: Young Adult, Dystopian, Fantasy ★★★★ 4 stars – A book about books? Yes please! Synopsis Knowledge is power. Power corrupts. In a world where the ancient Great Library of Alexandria was never destroyed,… Continue reading Review: Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine

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Arc Review: Of Sand and Malice Made by Bradley Beaulieu

Title: Of Sand & Malice Made | Series: The Song of the Shattered Sands #0.5 | Author: Bradley Beaulieu | Publisher: Gollancz| Publication date: September 8th 2016 | Num. Pages: 240 | Genre: Contemporary Romance, Chick Lit ★★★.5 3.5 stars – An interesting concept of a pit fighting, steroid taking young adult. Many thanks to Stevie F and Gollancz for providing me a copy… Continue reading Arc Review: Of Sand and Malice Made by Bradley Beaulieu

Sci-Fi/Fantasy · Young Adult Fiction

Review: The Elite (The Selection #2) by Kiera Cass

Title: The Elite | Series: The Selection, #2 | Author: Kiera Cass | Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks | Publication date: April 23rd 2013 | Num. Pages: 324 | Genre: Young adult, Dystopia, Fantasy ★★★★ 4 stars – A good concept with lots of paranormal beasties My review of The Selection is here Synopsis The Selection gets fierce as rivals stake their claim on the Prince. Six girls, one… Continue reading Review: The Elite (The Selection #2) by Kiera Cass

Sci-Fi/Fantasy · Young Adult Fiction

Review: Flawed by Cecelia Ahern

Title: Flawed | Series: Standalone | Author: Cecelia Ahern | Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks | Publication date: March 24th 2016 | Num. Pages: 334 | Genre: Dystopian, Young Adult ★★★★ 4 stars – A good concept within a harsh dystopian world Many thanks to HarperCollins Children’s Books and Netgalley for giving me an e-copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis The stunning YA… Continue reading Review: Flawed by Cecelia Ahern

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Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

Title: The Selection Author: Kiera Cass Series: The Selection #1 The Verdict: ★★★★ For: Dystopias and reality TV shows Genres: Young Adult, Dystopia Publication details: April 2012 by Harper Teen Publishing Format: Kindle, 339 pages  All images link back to their respective Goodreads page ***This review contains some SPOILERS. Highlight the white passages to read them!***

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Book Review: Half-Blood by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Title: Half-Blood Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout Series: Covenant #1 & #0.5 The Verdict: ★★ For: Lovers of Vampire Academy Genres: Paranormal Romance, Mythology, Fantasy, Young Adult fiction Publication details: Originally published October 18th, 2011 by Spencer Hill Press. Republished with prequel novella Daimon August 14th, 2014 by Hodder Format: Paperback, 383 pages  All images link back to their respective Goodreads page

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Book Review: The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas

Title: The Assassin’s Blade Author: Sarah J. Maas Series: Throne of Glass #0.1-0.5 The Verdict: Overall Verdict – ★★★★★ For: Lovers of young adult fiction, sci-fi/fantasy-esque, female protagonists with attitude to spare Genres: Young adult, fantasy Publication details: March 4th, 2014 by Bloomsbury Format: Paperback, 440 pages Links: Amazon UK Amazon US Nook iTunes Books Kobo Google Play Books This review contains spoilers please highlight the white passages below… Continue reading Book Review: The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas