2019

Review: Elantris

Author: Brandon Sanderson Date Started: 11-03-2019 Date Restarted: 29-08-2019 Date Finished:01-09-2019 Pages: 609 Star Rating: ✪✪✪✪ Synopsis from Goodreads Elantris was the capital of Arelon: gigantic, beautiful, literally radiant, filled with benevolent beings who used their powerful magical abilities for the benefit of all. Yet each of these demigods was once an ordinary person until… Continue reading Review: Elantris

2019

Review: Lumberjanes Vol.1

Author: Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Shannon Watters, Shannon Waters Date Started: 24-08-2019 Date Finished:24-08-2019 Pages: 132 Star Rating: ✪✪✪✪ Synopsis from Goodreads Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley are five best pals determined to have an awesome summer together...and they’re not gonna let any insane quest or an array of supernatural critters get in their… Continue reading Review: Lumberjanes Vol.1

2019

Review: The Eye of the World

Author: Robert Jordan Date Started: 20-08-2019 Date Finished:23-08-2019 Pages: 782 Star Rating: ✪✪✪✪ Synopsis from Goodreads The Wheel of Time turns and Ages come and go, leaving memories that become a legend. Legend fades to myth, and even myth is long forgotten when the Age that gave it birth returns again. In the Third Age,… Continue reading Review: The Eye of the World

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Review: The Word for World is Forest

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin Date Started: 15-08-2019 Date Finished:15-08-2019 Pages: 128 Star Rating: ✪✪✪ Synopsis from Goodreads Centuries in the future, Terrans have established a logging colony & military base named "New Tahiti" on a tree-covered planet whose small, green-furred, big-eyed inhabitants have a culture centered on lucid dreaming. Terran greed spirals around native… Continue reading Review: The Word for World is Forest

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Review: A Death at Fountains Abbey

Author: Antonia Hodgson Date Started: 11-08-2019 Date Finished:12-08-2019 Pages: 352 Star Rating: ✪✪✪ Synopsis from Goodreads Late spring, 1728 and Thomas Hawkins has left London for the wild beauty of Yorkshire - forced on a mission he can't refuse. John Aislabie, one of the wealthiest men in England, has been threatened with murder. Blackmailed into… Continue reading Review: A Death at Fountains Abbey

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Review: Perfectly Preventable Deaths

Author: Deirdre Sullivan Date Started: 13-08-2019 Date Finished:14-08-2019 Pages: 352 Star Rating: ✪✪✪✪ Synopsis from Goodreads Everyone in Ballyfran has a secret, and that is what binds them together… Fifteen-year-old twins Madeline and Catlin move to a new life in Ballyfran, a strange isolated town, a place where, for the last sixty years, teenage girls… Continue reading Review: Perfectly Preventable Deaths

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Review: Tangleweed and Brine

Author: Deirdre Sullivan Illustrated: Karen Vaughan Date Started: 10-08-2019 Date Finished:11-08-19 Pages: 166 Star Rating: ✪✪✪✪ Synopsis from Goodreads A collection of twelve dark, feminist retellings of traditional fairytales are given a witchy makeover, not for the faint-hearted, from one of Ireland's leading writers for young people. You make candles from stubs of other candles.… Continue reading Review: Tangleweed and Brine