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 →
Thank you Penguin Random House Canada and G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers for providing me with a finished copy of the book to review.
In 2018 I had a goal of 52 books to read but I hit that far more quickly than I expected to so I "doubled" it to 100...
Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of the ARC This collection of Georgia Hill's The Little Book Cafe trilogy follows the lives of three small-town women as they re-evaluate their relationships, their goals, and their lives in general. When I requested the book through NetGalley, I went into thinking cheesy Hallmark-movie romance, but... Continue Reading →
Thank you to the publishers for providing Indigo Books & Music Inc. with an ARC for review as part of the selection process for the January Staff Pick of the Month. This review does not reflect the views and opinions of Indigo Books & Music Inc. and are my own independent thoughts of the work... Continue Reading →