April 2022 Wrap Up

If you follow my blog/Instagram you might have noticed I didn’t share my March Wrap Up. That’s because I didn’t read anything. I started so many books, but didn’t finish them. The main reason being, COVID-19 finally hit our house after avoiding it since the start of the Pandemic. Having COVID and also being aContinue reading “April 2022 Wrap Up”

Book Review: Kingdom of the Wicked by Kerri Maniscalco

Synopsis: Emilia and her twin sister Vittoria are streghe – witches who live secretly among humans, avoiding notice and persecution. One night, Vittoria misses dinner service at the family’s renowned Sicilian restaurant. Emilia soon finds the body of her beloved twin . . . desecrated beyond belief. Devastated, Emilia sets out to find her sister’sContinue reading “Book Review: Kingdom of the Wicked by Kerri Maniscalco”

Book Review: Kingdom of the Cursed by Kerri Maniscalo

Synopsis: With the enigmatic Prince of Wrath at her side, Emilia sold her soul to become Queen of the Wicked and travelled to the Seven Circles to fulfil her vow of avenging her beloved sister. But the first rule in the court of the Wicked? Trust no one. And it quickly becomes clear that nothingContinue reading “Book Review: Kingdom of the Cursed by Kerri Maniscalo”

Book Review: Dreams Lie Beneath by Rebecca Ross

Synopsis: The realm of Azenor has spent years plagued by a curse. Every new moon, magic flows from the nearby mountain and brings nightmares to life. Only magicians—who serve as territory wardens—stand between people and their worst dreams. Clementine Madigan is ready to take over as the warden of her small town, but when twoContinue reading “Book Review: Dreams Lie Beneath by Rebecca Ross”

February 2022 Wrap Up

February started off with one of the best books I’ve read in a long time, but it also had a few DNFs tucked away in there too. You would think that a four day power cut would have bumped my reading numbers up, but I also had to entertain an 8 month old by candleContinue reading “February 2022 Wrap Up”

Book Review: Death by Laura Thalassa

Synopsis: He’s known by many names: Thanatos. Horseman. God’s last angel. And then, of course, there’s the one I’m all too familiar with— Death. The day Death comes to Lazarus Gaumond’s town and kills everyone in one fell swoop, the last thing he expects to see is a woman left alive and standing. But LazarusContinue reading “Book Review: Death by Laura Thalassa”

Book Review: Legendborn by Tracy Deonn

Synopsis: After her mother dies in an accident, sixteen-year-old Bree Matthews wants to escape. A residential programme for bright high-schoolers seems like the perfect opportunity – until she witnesses a magical attack her very first night on campus . . . A flying demon feeding on human energies. A secret society of so-called “Legendborn” that hunt theContinue reading “Book Review: Legendborn by Tracy Deonn”

January 2022 Wrap Up

Full confession: I’ve read three books in January and only one of them was from my Beat The Backlog TBR. First up, we have: Forged In Fire by Juliette Cross I’ve recently signed up to Juliette Cross’ arc group as I’ve loved everything I’ve read of hers to date! Forged In Fire has received aContinue reading “January 2022 Wrap Up”

Book Review: The High Mountain Court by A.K Mulford

Synopsis: Thirteen years fleeing witch hunters and the looming threat of death. Nineteen-year-old Remy knows she is possibly the last red witch alive, and she is determined to stay that way. The Northern Court King has slaughtered her home court and placed a bounty on red witch heads. When four fae warriors enter her tavernContinue reading “Book Review: The High Mountain Court by A.K Mulford”

Book Review: Terciel & Elinor (The Old Kingdom Series) by Garth Nix

Synopsis: In a land where the dead will not stay dead, eighteen-year-old orphan Terciel is learning to wield a mighty and terrible power: necromancy. For he is the Abhorsen-in-Waiting, the latest in a ancient line of necromancers tasked with protecting the Old Kingdom and preventing the Dead from crossing over to the realm of theContinue reading “Book Review: Terciel & Elinor (The Old Kingdom Series) by Garth Nix”