Quote of the Week!

“No. I can survive well enough on my own— if given the proper reading material.” ― Sarah J Maas, Throne of Glass

My Overambitious TBR of 2020

Like most booklovers, I have plans of reading a bucketload this year. I’m setting my usual 50 book reading goal to 75 (but striving for 100–though I’m not certain how well that’s going to pan out with both Uni and fulltime work calling my name). I also want to spend more time on this blog…

All the Books I Read in 2019!

I was supposed to split this post up into two. Do half of it in July and then the other half now, but you know, sometimes plans don’t work out and you have to work twice as hard now because past-you was just lazy. Well… that’s what I’m experiencing now. Let’s dive into what I’ve…

CATWOMAN: SOULSTEALER – Sarah J. Maas (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Urban FantasyTarget Audience: 12+Rating: A (92%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 As anyone that’s been following me for any length of time might know, I have an obsession with Sarah J Maas. I find all of her books absolutely fantastic, and although it took me a hot minute to get my sweaty…

SORCERY OF THORNS- Margaret Rogerson (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – FantasyTarget Audience: 12+Rating: A (92%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 Elisabeth is raised amongst the talking books of a magical library. There’s nothing she knows more than three very important things. The first, is that all sorcery is evil. No one that dabbles in magic is good news. The second, is that…

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,…