Review: Heartstopper by Alice Oseman

Date Started: 9th February 2019 Date Finished: 9th February 2019 Time taken to read: 1 day Rating: 4.5 stars Heartstopper is an LGBTQIA+ contemporary graphic novel, which focuses on the developing friendship and burgeoning relationship between Charlie and Nick. Two teenagers who meet when the form structure changes at their secondary school throws them together….

Review: From Lukov With Love by Mariana Zapata

Date Started: 19th January 2019 Date Finished: 20th January 2019 Time taken to read: 2 days Rating: 3.5 stars By the time I’d busted my ass five times in a row, I figured it was time to call it quits. From Lukov with Love is a story based around the world of competitive pairs figure…

Review: A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf

Date Started: 6th January 2019 Date Finished: 19th January 2019 Time taken to read: 14 days Rating: 2.5 stars But, you may say, we asked you to speak about women and fiction – what has that got to do with a room of one’s own? A Room of One’s Own is an essay written by…

Review: Lethal White by Robert Galbraith

Date Started: 9th January 2019 Date Finished: 19th January 2019 Time taken to read: 11 days Rating: 4 stars If only the swans would swim side by side on the dark green lake, this picture might turn out to be the crowning achievement of the wedding photographer’s career. Lethal White is the fourth instalment in…

Review: Fire & Heist by Sarah Beth Durst

Date Finished: January 14th 2019 Time taken to read: 8 days Rating: 3 stars Gold. Symbol Au Fire & Heist is a young adult fantasy story taking a look into the lives of wyverns (were-dragons) living amongst humans. Having been banished from their home land centuries ago, wyverns have settled on Earth fuelled by a…

Review: Killer T by Robert Muchamore

Date Finished: January 7th 2019 Time taken to read: 147 days Rating: 1.5 stars I received a free e-ARC of Killer T on NetGalley from the publisher (Hot Key Books) in exchange for an honest review of the story. Killer T is now available for purchase. Deion Powell was king of high school. (Let me…

Review: The Other Side of Lost by Jessi Kirby

Date Finished: January 4th 2019 Time taken to read: 4 days Rating: 3.5 stars We lie on our backs on the trampoline, drawn into the center by each other’s weight. The Other Side of Lost follows Mari, a newly 18-year-old health and lifestyle Instagrammer, who is becoming disillusioned by the perfect life she feels she…

Review: The Mermaid by Christina Henry

Time taken to read: 13 days, (although more likely 4/5 days with a gap in the middle), Rating: 4 stars Once there was a fisherman, a lonely man who lived on a cold and rocky coast and was never able to convince any woman to come away and live that forbidding place with him. The…

Review: The Sea Witch by Sarah Henning

Time taken to read: 7 days Rating: 3 stars I received a free e-arc of this book from Netgalley, in return for an honest review. Image taken from Netgalley, as the e-arc did not come with a title image. The Sea Witch is an origins story for the antagonist in the famous The Little Mermaid…

Review: Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson

Time taken to read: 6 days Rating: 4 stars The problem with your best friend dying is that there’s no one to sit with you at funerals. Undead Girl Gang follows the story of Mila Flores, a teenage Wiccan whose life has just begun to fall apart after the assumed suicide of her best friend….