Book Review|Edelweiss| Dreamology by Lucy Keating

Title: Dreamology Author: Lucy Keating Genre: Young Adult Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins Release Date: April 12, 2016 Format: DARC Pages: 336 Source: Edeweiss Vibrantly offbeat and utterly original, Lucy Keating’s debut novel combines the unconventional romance of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind with the sweetness and heart of Jenny Han. For as long as Alice […]

Book Review| NetGalley| As White as Snow (Lumikki Anderson 2/3) by Salla Samukka

Title: As White As Snow Series: Lumikki Anderson 2/3 Author: Salla Simukka Genre: Juvenile Fiction Publisher: Hot Key Books Release Date: March 5, 2015 Format: DARC Pages: 224 Source: NetGalley The second story in the thrilling Nordic crime series The Snow White Trilogy, an international success published in 52 territories worldwide and soon to be […]

Book Review|Personal Book| Sisters Red Fairy tales Retold by Jackson Pearce

Title: Sisters Red Series: Fairytale Retellings #1 Author: Jackson Pearce Genre: Juvenile Fiction Publisher: Hachette UK Release Date: April 7, 2011 Format: Kindle Pages: 352 Source: Amazon Reading period: 18/12/14 to 15/8/16 Next Books in series: Sweetly, Fathomless, Characters: Silas Reynolds, Fenris, Rosie March, Scarlett March Setting: Atlanta, Georgia (United States) Ellison (United States) The […]

Book Review| Personal Book|Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows 1/14) by Kim Harrison

Title: Dead Witch Walking Series: The Hollows 1/14 Author: Kim Harrison Genre: Fiction Publisher: Harper Collins Release Date: April 29, 2008 Format: Kindle Pages: 368 Source: Amazon Characters: Rachel Morgan, Ivy Tamwood, Jenks, Trent Kalamack,Algaliarept Setting: Cincinnati, Ohio (United States) The underground population of witches, vampires, werewolves—creatures of dreams and nightmares—has lived beside humans for […]

Book Review|Blogging for Books| A Chronicle of a last Summer: A Novel of Egypt by Yasmine El Rashidi,

Title: Chronicle of a Last Summer Author: Yasmine El Rashidi Genre: Fiction Publisher: Tim Duggan Books Release Date: June 28, 2016 Format: DARC Pages: 224 Source: Blogging for Books Reading period: 26/7 – 14/8 2016 Setting: Egypt A young Egyptian woman chronicles her personal and political coming of age in this debut novel. Cairo, 1984. […]

Book Review|NetGalley| When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

Title: When Breath Becomes Air Author: Paul Kalanithi Genre: Cancer Publisher: Random House Release Date: February 1, 2016 Format: DARC Pages: 256 Source: Netgalley THE NEW YORK TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER ‘Finishing this book and then forgetting about it is simply not an option…Unmissable’ New York Times At the age of […]

Book Review| Netgalley| The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

Title: The Miniaturist Author: Jessie Burton Genre: Fiction Publisher: Ecco Release Date: August 26, 2014 Format: DARC Pages: 416 Source: Netgalley On a brisk autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman arrives in Amsterdam to begin a new life as the wife of illustrious merchant trader Johannes Brandt. But her new home, while splendorous, is […]

Book Review|Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami

Title: Norwegian Wood Author: Haruki Murakami Genre: Japanese fiction Publisher: Random House Release Date: 2003 Format: Kindle Pages: 389 Source: Amazon When he hears her favourite Beatles song, Toru Watanabe recalls his first love Naoko, the girlfriend of his best friend Kizuki. Immediately he is transported back almost twenty years to his student days in […]