A Wild Swan and Other Tales |Micheal Cunningham

Definitely not one your run of the mill retelling. Title: A Wild Swan Author: Micheal Cunningham Published: November 2015 Publisher: Fourth Estate Rating: Synopsis: In A Wild Swan and Other Tales, the people and the talismans of lands far, far away, the mythic figures of our childhoods and the source of so much of our wonder are … Continue reading A Wild Swan and Other Tales |Micheal Cunningham

Review| Echoes in Death by JD Robb

Title: Echoes in Death Author: JD Robb Publisher: Piatkus Genre: Adult Fiction, Crime Fiction and Romance Synopsis: As NY Lt. Eve Dallas and her billionaire husband Roarke are driving home, a young woman—dazed, naked, and bloody—suddenly stumbles out in front of their car. Roarke slams on the brakes and Eve springs into action. Daphne Strazza … Continue reading Review| Echoes in Death by JD Robb

Review| Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Title: Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli Publisher: Penguin Pages: 320 Genre: Lgbt, Contemporary, Romance Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now … Continue reading Review| Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Review| Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Title: Howl’s Moving Castle Author: Diana Wynne Jones Publisher: Harper Collins Source: Paperback Synopsis: "How about making a bargain with me?" said the demon. "I'll break your spell if you agree to break this contact I'm under." In the land of Ingary, where seven-league boots and cloaks of invisibility really exist, Sophie Hatter attracts the … Continue reading Review| Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Review | La Vie en Rose by Michaels

Title: La Vie en Rose (Life in Pink) Author: Lydia Michaels Source: e-Book ( Kindle Edition ) Synopsis: Emma Sanders has always dreamt of being a bride, wearing fancy gowns, pretty pearls, and—of course—falling madly in love. Then life happened. Finding herself one fiancé short of her happily ever after, she leaves the fairytales behind. … Continue reading Review | La Vie en Rose by Michaels

Review| Troll Mountain by Matthew Reilly

Title: Troll Mountain Author: Matthew Reilly Publisher: Pan MacMillan Australia Synopsis: A dauntless young hero. An army of brutal monsters. An impossible quest. Journey to the mountain … In an isolated valley, a small tribe of humans is dying from a terrible illness. There are rumors, however, that the trolls of Troll Mountain, the valley’s … Continue reading Review| Troll Mountain by Matthew Reilly

The Crown – Kiera Cass

Title: The Crown Author: Kiera Cass Publisher: Harper Collins Source: eBook Synopsis: When Eadlyn became the first princess of Illéa to hold her own Selection, she didn’t think she would fall in love with any of her thirty-five suitors. She spent the first few weeks of the competition counting down the days until she could … Continue reading The Crown – Kiera Cass

Life Update and Mini Review

Life Update I am drowning in school work and to make it even better the term just ended and I'm in a break! >dying sounds here< Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger Synopsis: Fourteen-year-old Sophronia is the bane of her mother's existence. Sophronia is more interested in dismantling clocks and climbing trees than proper etiquette … Continue reading Life Update and Mini Review

Fangirl

Title: Fangirl Author: Rainbow Rowell Publisher: Macmillan Australia Source: Bought Synopsis: Cath and Wren are identical twins and until recently they did absolutely everything together. Now they’re off to university and Wren’s decided she doesn’t want to be one half of a pair anymore – she wants to dance, meet boys, go parties and let … Continue reading Fangirl

What am I Reading?

(•ω•)∩ Hello! Right now I am reading... The Perks of Being A Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky Synopsis: Most people think 15-year-old Charlie is a freak. But then seniors Patrick and his beautiful stepsister Sam take Charlie under their wings and introduce him to their eclectic, open-minded, hard-partying friends. It is from these older kids that … Continue reading What am I Reading?