I buy too many books; my TBR pile is ready to give way any moment, and my bank balance is suffering. As I was collecting books to feature in this haul, I decided that I need to put harsher limits…
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One terrible morning, Jude and her sisters see their parents murdered in front of them. The fearsome assassin abducts all three girls and brings them to the world of Faerie, where Jude is installed into the royal court. Mocked and…
“Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic.”ALBUS DUMBLEDORE Hi, my name is Emily, and welcome to my blog! I’m a 20-year-old student, studying English Literature at the University of Edinburgh. As an avid reader and…
First read of 2018? A Shiver of Snow and Sky by Lisa Lueddecke – you can find my review here. A lovely welcome into 2018. Which Books you read in 2017 do you want to share with everyone this year?…
I have watched an unhealthy amount of television over the festive break, so I thought I would put my binging habit to good use, and recommend some of my favourite series for you to enjoy while you procrastinate during the coming semester.…
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I am underwhelmed. But prequels often frustrate me, so perhaps I should not be disappointed by my disappointment. There is little suspense when I can answer the riddles, and already know the fate of the characters that I love.  Saying that, La…
Lisa Lueddecke is a beautiful writer, with a flare for spectacular setting. Her protagonist, Òsa, resides in Skane: a snowy island that is at one with the stars; an island that has a fortune foretold in the light of the…