Book review: A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

I adore Sarah J. Maas’ Throne of Glass series, which features a complex, kick-arse heroine, lots of action and smart writing. Her new series, which kicks off with A Court of Thorns and Roses, contains many of the same good points, but wrapped up in a new, original fantasy story. When Feyre kills a wolf in…

Top 10 Tuesday (#16) – best books I read in 2013

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists.  This week’s topic is…top 10 books I read in 2013. This is a tough one, since I read a lot of great books, and this list will probably change right…

A to Z bookish survey

Author you’ve read the most books from:I read an absolute tonne of Baby-Sitters Club books when I was younger, and the same with Sweet Valley High, so either Ann M Martin or Francine Pascal. Probably the latter, since I read a lot of the Fearless series too. Best sequel ever:Ever? Ask me this in a…

My week in books (#4)

My week in books is a feature where I share things I’ve found interesting from the past week that concern books, literature and all things book blogging. There’s not long to go until Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas is released (you can read my review here). In the meantime, Maas has written a…

Book of the month – June 2013

The best book I read in June was…   Sarah J. Maas’s Crown of Midnight, the sequel to Throne of Glass, is one of my most highly anticipated releases of the year, and I was lucky enough to get my hands on a copy of it early. Click here to see what I thought.

Book review: Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

WARNING: SOME SLIGHT SPOILERS AHEAD FOR THRONE OF GLASS When I picked up Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas, I certainly wasn’t expecting to love it as much as I did, so I didn’t forsee that I’d be eagerly awaiting its sequel, Crown of Midnight. That’s exactly what I was doing though. Having triumphed…

Teaser Tuesday (#7)

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.  Here are the rules:  •Open your current read •Open to a random page •Share two “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page •Be careful not to include spoilers! •Share the title and author too, so that other Teaser Tuesday participants can add the book to their to be…