THE BLADE ITSELF – Joe Abercrombie (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! THE FIRST BOOK IN ‘THE FIRST LAW’ TRILOGY. Genre: FantasyTarget Audience: 16+Rating: C (60%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 The Blade Itself focuses on three leading characters that are all fleshed out and seem ready to step from the pages. It starts with Logen Ninefingers, a once very dangerous and brutal man that’s trying to step…

Must-Read Australian YA Authors

Hello! Welcome! Or should I say g’day mate? (I don’t think I’ve ever used that phrase in a serious context) I’m Australian is what I’m trying to say, and I just wanted to promote the writers of my land (because they’re all pretty great). So let’s get to it! 1: Fleur Ferris Author of: Risk,…

YA Books with Badass Leading Ladies

Hello! Welcome! I’m just going to dive straight into it. Let’s go! #1: Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas After serving out a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, 18-year-old assassin Celaena Sardothien is dragged before the Crown Prince. Prince Dorian offers her her freedom on one…

Winter Wonderland (Tiggity Tag Friday)

It’s that time of the week again! Where I scour the internet for a bookish tag no one tagged me in! 😀 This week, since here in Australia is getting a little chilly, I decided to choose the Winter Wonderland Book Tag! I just figured there’s nothing better than accepting that the cold is upon…

MASSIVE BOOK HAUL 3/3 (6 Months worth of books!)

Soooo, throughout the duration of posting my Rainbow Shelf Tour (you can find that here), I never once posted an update about the new books I was purchasing, and therefore haven’t done a Book Haul in about six months. That’s crazy! It will come to no surprise that:1) This is gonna be a long post,…

Quote of the Week!

“ “Jesus!” Luke exclaimed.“Actually, it’s just me,” said Simon. “Although I’ve been told the resemblance is startling.”  ― Cassandra Clare, City of Bones

MASSIVE BOOK HAUL 2/3 – Fantasy (6 Months worth of books!)

Soooo, throughout the duration of posting my Rainbow Shelf Tour (you can find that here), I never once posted an update about the new books I was purchasing, and therefore haven’t done a Book Haul in about six months. That’s crazy! It will come to no surprise that:1) This is gonna be a long post,…

Quote of the Week!

“It’s funny—when people call you “shy,” they usually smile. Like it’s cute, some funny little habit you’ll grow out of when you’re older, like the gaps in your grin when your baby teeth fall out. If they knew how it felt—really being shy, not just unsure at first—they wouldn’t smile. Not if they knew how…

Do I Have that Book? Challenge (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Hello! Welcome! It’s another Friday, which does mean another Book Challenge! This week I’ve stolen the challenge right from beneath Jessethereader’s feet! (He stole it from Keeping Tabs, if you want to check her out!) Now, what’s the aim of the game? Okay, it’s basically like a book scavenger hunt. What can I say? I…

Rainbow Bookshelf Tour – Black Books (30/30)

OHMIGOODNESS! THIS IS THE LAST ONE! There’s no more Rainbow Bookshelf Tour after this post. After months of sharing my books and exposing my terrible habit of buying books and just staring at them instead of reading them, we’re at the end. (And let me tell you, I have a MASSIVE haul coming up, 6…