A Curse so Dark and lonely

Title: A Curse so Dark and LonelyAuthor: Brigid KemmererGenre: Fantasy/ YA/ Fairytale Retelling/ FantasySource: Goodreads RecommendationRating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: ‘”They need me. Can’t you understand that? That they need me? Can you?”I press my forehead against the door. Her pain reaches me through the wood, tightening my own chest and dredging memories of my family. “Yes. […]

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The Wrong Girl

Title: The Wrong GirlAuthor: C.J. ArcherGenre: Fiction/ Fantasy/ YA/Historical FantasySource: Kindle UnlimitedRating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: ‘”But you can control your fire, can’t you?”He lifted his gaze to mine. “The sparks and heat come only when I’m very angry. Or so I thought.”“You’re not angry now.”He turned away. “No.”“Then.. why? I don’t understand.”“It’s not important.”“It is […]

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A Conventicle of Magpies

Title: A Conventicle of MagpiesAuthor: L.M.R. ClarkeGenre: Fantasy/ YA/ Historical FictionSource: NetGalleyRating: 1/5 Favourite Quote: ‘This is why factories belched smoke into the night. It was why people were turning up dead and bloodless, and why Magpie hadn’t wanted Rook to go alone. Blood was valuable. Blood was money. Blood was worth killing for.’ *I […]

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Firefrost

Title: FirefrostAuthor: Camille LongleyGenre: Fiction/ Fantasy/ YA/ Romance/ MagicSource: NetGalleyRating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: ‘”Fire isn’t evil. We all use fire, to cook, to light and warm our homes. Without fire, humankind wouldn’t survive.”“But it is evil to use it like this. To be tainted by it. To let it enter the blood.”“I won’t apologise for […]

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Damnation (Tales of Cinder #3)

Title: Damnation (Tales of Cinder #3) Author: M.J. Haag Genre: Fiction/ Romance/ Fantasy/ YA/ Fairytale Source: Kindle Unlimited Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: ‘Too much sarcasm laced my words, and her resulting smile should have struck fear in me. I was too blindly angry, though. “You test me?” Glancing at her, I snorted. “What will you […]

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Distain (Tales of Cinder #2)

Title: Distain (Tales of Cinder #2) Author: M.J. Haag Genre: Fiction/ Romance/ Fantasy/ YA/ Fairytale Source: Kindle Unlimited Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: ‘”Fate can be fickle and cruel,” she said softly. “But it’s up to you whether to fight or accept what it hands you.”  I thought of what it had handed me. Death. Brutality. […]

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Defiant (Tales of Cinder #1)

Title: Defiant Author: M.J. Haag Genre: Fiction/ Romance/ Fantasy/ YA/ Fairytale Source: Kindle Unlimited Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: ‘“You have a viper’s tongue.” “And you have the slow wit of a codfish. Lacking any decency, you’ve proven yourself to be beneath me.” “Beneath you?” “Please do try to keep up with this conversation. Or must […]

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Black Lilies

Title: Black Lilies (Chasing Echoes #2) Author: Jodi Perkins Genre: Fiction/ YA/ Romance/ Magic/ Fantasy Source: Second Part of the Chasing Echoes Series  Rating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: “Kade and I saw each other the night he was hung. We saw each other from two different periods in history. I thought he was some weird shadow, […]

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Deviant King (Royal Elite #1)

Title: Deviant King (Royal Elite #1) Author: Rina Kent Genre: Fiction/ YA/ HS Bully Romance Source: Kindle Store Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: ‘It’s like falling down a cliff. There should be nothing pleasing about that because when I hit the bottom, I’ll be dead. But right now? I don’t think about the landing. I’m suspended […]

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Crush

Title: CrushAuthor: Tracy WolffGenre: Fiction/ YA/ Fantasy/ MysterySource: Second Book of the Crave SeriesRating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: ‘”Grace?” he says, looking deep into my eyes, and for the briefest moment, I see something there that makes me catch my breath. And also wonder if I’m imagining it. “Yes?”He circles his finger again, and the music switches […]

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Mad as a Hatter

Title: Mad as a Hatter (Sons of Wonderland Book 1) Author: Kendra Moreno Genre: Fiction/ Romance/ Fantasy/ YA/ Fairytales Source: Goodreads Recommendation Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: ‘”Where are they going?” I ask White as I lean to the side to try and get a better look. “The Hatter’s tea party is the last stop before the […]

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Beast of the Night

Title: Beast of the Night Author: E.E. Rawls Genre: Fiction/ YA/ Fantasy/ Fairytale Retelling Source: Kindle Unlimited Rating: 3/5 Favourite Quote: ‘”This wound will kill you,” the man told him. “But I have something that can freeze the wound in place so that you will live. If that is what you want?” He nodded slightly. The […]

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