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REVIEW! Return To Roar by Jenny McLachlan

I loved the first book in this series, The Land of Roar and this sequel was just as amazing. Rating: ★★★★★ So the blurb for this book (taken from Waterstones) is:Twins Arthur and Rose can't wait to go back to Roar, the fantasy world they get to through their grandad's attic. Roar is a land… Continue reading REVIEW! Return To Roar by Jenny McLachlan

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Spooky reads recommendations

What better books to read during the start of spooky season than to share some spooky/creepy reads with you. The Darkdeep by Ally Condie and Brendan ReichsCreepy and atmospheric I couldn’t think of a more perfect time to read this. This is also a middle grade so if you’re not a fan of full on… Continue reading Spooky reads recommendations

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REVIEW! An Ember In The Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

I've actually had the first 3 books in this series on my bookshelves for 2 years now and after reading this one I'm kicking myself for not getting to them sooner Rating: ★★★★★ So the blurb for this book (taken from Goodreads) is:Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free.Under the Martial… Continue reading REVIEW! An Ember In The Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

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ANNOUNCEMENT: The Royal Readathon Villains Takeover

So back in March/April time, Liv and myself birthed the brain child that is The Royal Readathon and we had so much fun planning May's The Royal Readathon where we picked prompts based on the different Disney Princesses. Even when planning that one, we knew we wanted to do more and we also tentatively planned… Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT: The Royal Readathon Villains Takeover

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REVIEW! The Gravity Of Us by Phil Stamper

Thank you to the publisher and NetGalley for gifting me with an e-arc of this book. (I actually read my physical copy that I bought) Rating: ★★★★ So the blurb for this book (taken from Goodreads) is:As a successful social media journalist with half a million followers, seventeen-year-old Cal is used to sharing his life… Continue reading REVIEW! The Gravity Of Us by Phil Stamper

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Updated Netgalley shelf – September 2020

So the last time I did one of these updates was back in February (you can find it here) and I’m ashamed to say there are a still a few on here from February’s update. I also went a bit crazy with requesting and seemingly got approved for most of them... oops? As you can… Continue reading Updated Netgalley shelf – September 2020

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REVIEW! The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste

This was a really quick and easy middle grade to read but has left me definitely wanting to read the sequel. Rating: ★★★.5 So the blurb for this (taken from Goodreads) is:Corinne La Mer isn't afraid of anything. Not scorpions, not the boys who tease her, and certainly not jumbies. They're just tricksters parents make… Continue reading REVIEW! The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste

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REVIEW! Read With Pride by Lucy Powrie

Thank you to the publisher and NetGalley for gifting me with an e-arc of this book. (I actually read my physical copy that I got on release date) Rating: ★★★★★ So the blurb for this book (taken from Goodreads) is:Olivia Santos is excited for her last year at secondary school. But when a parent complains… Continue reading REVIEW! Read With Pride by Lucy Powrie