We did it! We finished Throne of Glass! And let me tell you, I do have some thoughts.
While this blog post will also contain my review for Leigh Bardugo's Six of Crows, it will also contain subject matter some reader my find triggering. Therefore, there is a content warning for suicide and suicidal ideation.
Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of the ARC. I went into this one based on what I was hearing from others who were reading it (and enjoying it) so I was definitely intrigued. The Stalking Jack the Ripper vibes were strong with the description so I was excited at what the story would be like.
It is recommended that reading the previous two Murderbot Diaries reviews and/or books before reading this latest review. The third Murderbot book marks the end of the second act of this arc of Murderbot's life as it travels to the outskirts of society where an abandoned facility that was under the control of GrayCris needs to be investigated. The... Continue Reading →
Thank you to NetGalley for the advance copy the mermaid's voice returns in this one is available March 5th, 2019 I've loved Amanda Lovelace's work since her first collection and even though I don't know her personally, I want to mention how proud I am of her for her women are some kind of magic series. I really... Continue Reading →
This review may contain spoilers for the first Murderbot Diaries book, All Systems Red. Since finishing the first Murderbot book, I have been very seriously itching to get my hands on book two. With my library coming through for me, I was very excited to see where Murderbot was heading to. When we left Murderbot at the end of... Continue Reading →
It's been a very long time since I've read a serious sci-fi book that wasn't Star Wars so when I kept seeing these Murderbot Diaries books everywhere I turned, I just had to pick up the first book from the library. All Systems Red starts off with Murderbot telling us how it would rather watch television dramas than be a... Continue Reading →
Popular books are hard for me to get into. That's not me being elitist, that's me not wanting to set a book up for failure. If all I hear is how incredible a book is, it gets me really excited and then there's a higher chance of being let down when it might not even... Continue Reading →
With January comes the final instalment of #countdowntopriory on Instagram, and damn was I excited to get into The Song Rising by Samantha Shannon! After the ridiculous cliffhanger at the end of The Mime Order, I was thrilled that the third book of the series picked up right where things left off. Paige is now the Underqueen and doing her... Continue Reading →