Book Review: Pennyblade by J.L. Worrad

Publisher: Titan BooksFormat: DigitalRelease Date: March 15th, 2022 Rating: DNF @ 18% I usually enjoy Dark Fantasy, and this one sounded so intriguing. I can also stomach a fair bit in darker books, if the other elements are compelling enough. I tired to push through with this, but found myself DNF’ing at the 18% markContinue reading “Book Review: Pennyblade by J.L. Worrad”

Graphic Novel Review: The Ultimates, Volume 2: Homeland Security

Publisher: MarvelRelease Date: April 5th, 2006Genre: Superhero Comics Rating: 5/5 Stars Volume 1 Review I really liked the first volume of this so had high expectations going into the second and, you know what? Those expectations were exceeded. These are not the same characters we know on screen. Bucky in this world is an oldContinue reading “Graphic Novel Review: The Ultimates, Volume 2: Homeland Security”

BBNYA Blog Tour: Octavia Bloom and the Missing Key by Estelle Grace Tudor

Publisher: InlustrisLength: 228 PagesDate Published: July 20, 2020  Amazon Canada / Amazon USA / Amazon UK Goodreads Blurb One tiny discovery can have enormous consequences… Almost 10-year-old Octavia Bloom is looking for adventure, but when it comes it’s in the shape of a tiny fairy door. Dragging her reluctant sister and cousins into the mystery,Continue reading “BBNYA Blog Tour: Octavia Bloom and the Missing Key by Estelle Grace Tudor”

That Dreaded TBR #26

More of this today, while I’m also working on getting more reviews up for you all and finishing off reviews from books I read in 2020. One thing I’m hoping to do this year is make a start on some of the oldest books on my Want to Read that I’ve kept on, so fingersContinue reading “That Dreaded TBR #26”

Book Review: Rebel Rose by Emma Theriault

Publisher: AutumnFormat: PaperbackRelease Date: November 26th, 2020 Rating: 3/5 Stars I was so excited for this series, especially as I’ve pretty consistently adored the Twisted Tales series of books. The Queen’s Council is a new series of Disney books, exploring what happens to the princesses we know and love when they step up into theirContinue reading “Book Review: Rebel Rose by Emma Theriault”

Topic: 5 Star Anthologies

I love anthologies. They’re a great way of exploring a particular genre and theme, as well as discovering new authors or just reading a little more from favourite authors. I’m always on the look out for some good anthologies, but today I thought I’d highlight a few of my favourites from recent years. Black RainbowContinue reading “Topic: 5 Star Anthologies”

Topic: Books I’d Love to See Adapted – Fantasy Edition!

Romance Edition My last post about this seemed fairly well received, so I thought I’d dive in again with some books I’d love to see either on the big or small screen, focusing this time on Fantasy. I absolutely love this genre, and I especially love seeing something new done in it. YA is reallyContinue reading “Topic: Books I’d Love to See Adapted – Fantasy Edition!”

Book Review: Twisted Tales – Go the Distance – Jen Calonita

Publisher: Autumn PublishingFormat: PaperbackRelease Date: June 21st, 2021 Rating: 4/5 Stars Twisted Tales: Twisted Tales Books / Straight on Till Morning – Liz Braswell [Books] / Twisted Tales: Mirror, Mirror – Jen Calonita [Books] / Twisted Tales: Let It Go – Jen Calonita / Twisted Tales: So This Is Love – Elizabeth Lim [Books] / Twisted Tales: Unbirthday –Continue reading “Book Review: Twisted Tales – Go the Distance – Jen Calonita”

Book Tag: Hamilton

So I decided it would be fun to try and create my own Book Tag! Please feel free to let me know what you think, and if you decide to do it, all I ask is that you just mention I created it and let me know about it! I’d love to read responses fromContinue reading “Book Tag: Hamilton”

BBNYA Spotlight Tour: May Day – Josie Jaffrey

Publisher: Silver Sun BooksLength: 392 pagesDate Published: July 9th, 2020 Blurb If the murderer you’re tracking is a vampire, then you want a vampire detective. Just maybe not this one. It’s not that Jack Valentine is bad at her job. The youngest member of Oxford’s Seekers has an impressive track record, but she also hasContinue reading “BBNYA Spotlight Tour: May Day – Josie Jaffrey”