Raven Dock

Title: Raven Dock Author: Sara Caldwell Genre: Fiction/ Fantasy/ YA Source: NetGalley Rating: 2/5 Favourite Quote: “It was the blackest of nights, with only a quarter moon and few stars above – so unlike Chicago skies, where the city lights never allow total darkness.” *I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest […]

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Red (Fractured Fairy Tales #1)

Title: Red (Fractured Fairy Tales #1) Author: J.E. Taylor Genre: YA/ Fantasy/ Fairy Tale Source: NetGalley Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: ‘“So you gave the shirt off your back to help a friend?” His bright blue eyes met mine. “I guess,” I answered. The dimples in his cheeks toyed with my insides. He stood and crossed […]

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The Cruel Prince

Title: The Cruel Prince Author: Holly Black Genre: Fiction/ Romance/ Fantasy Source: Kindle Recommendation Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: “I am going to keep on defying you. I am going to shame you with my defiance. You remind me that I am a mere mortal and you are a prince of Faerie. Well, let me remind you […]

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Daughter of the Siren Queen

Title: Daughter of the Siren Queen Author: Tricia Levenseller Genre: Historical Fiction/ Romance/ Fantasy/ YA Source: Sequel to Daughter of the Pirate King Rating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: “I’m here because when I tried to get in that rowboat with my brother, I realised that the last thing I wanted was to be away from you.” The […]

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Haunted Hearts

Title: Hunted Hearts Author: Kimberly Dean Genre: Fiction/ Romance/ Mystery Source: NetGalley Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: “Things had been so much simpler when they’d been rivals. Or uncertain friends. This attraction that had forced its way to the forefront ignored all the rules they’d agreed to follow.” *I received a copy of this book in exchange […]

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The Little Shop of Found Things

Title: The Little Shop of Found Things Author: Paula Brackston Genre: Historical Fiction/ Romance/ Mystery/ YA/ Time Travel Source: NetGalley Rating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: “Every soul that once trod this brutal earth leaves their imprint upon the things that mattered to them. The things that they held, the things that once echoed to the beat of […]

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Daughter of the Pirate King

Title: Daughter of the Pirate King Author: Tricia Levenseller Genre: Historical Fiction/ Romance/ Fantasy/ YA Source: Kindle Recommendation Rating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: “I am me because I choose to be me. I am what I want. Some people say you have to find yourself. Not I. I believe we create ourselves to be what we want. […]

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Hunting Prince Dracula

Title: Hunting Prince Dracula Author: Kerri Maniscalco Genre: Historical Fiction/ Mystery/ Horror/ YA Source: Sequel to Stalking Jack the Ripper Rating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: “What in the name of the queen were you thinking? Climbing a stone roof… during a blizzard. I…” I gripped my hands in fists to keep them from trembling in the cold. “You […]

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Stalking Jack the Ripper

Title: Stalking Jack the Ripper Author: Kerri Mansiscalco Genre: Historical Fiction/ Thriller/ Romance/ Mystery Source: NetGallery Rating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: “Roses have both petals and thorns, my dark flower. You needn’t believe something weak because it appears delicate. Show the world your bravery.”   Audrey Rose Wadsworth isn’t your typical well off lady of leisure in […]

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Mirror Mirror

Title: Mirror Mirror Author: Cara Delevingne Genre: Fiction/ Young Adult Source: Bookshop Rating: 2/5 Favourite Quote: “I close the door softly behind me, and stare out of my window, waiting for the sun to come up. There’s something about this time of day that’s comforting. Everything dark, everything quiet. Rows of houses with dark windows make […]

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The Paris Secret

Title: The Paris Secret Author: Karen Swan Genre: Fiction/ Art History/ Romance Source: Kindle Recommendation Rating: 5/5 Favourite Quote: “They crossed the river, and the wide boulevards and bountiful banks of flowers planted in strict formations along the Jardins des Tuileries had been replaced by labyrinthine streets that looped and twisted back on themselves, modest fountains […]

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The Silent Companions

Title: The Silent Companions  Author: Laura Purcell Genre: Historical Fiction/ Gothic Ghost Story Source: Best Sellers Rating: 4/5 Favourite Quote: “Confusion flickered over his features. She recalled it well: the exact moment she had started to doubt her own senses” I was browsing around Waterstones when I came across The Silent Companions on the shelf in […]

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