Layne Fargo's debut novel, Temper, is a thrill ride of obsession, passion, and what it means to be devoted to art more than well-being.
Thank you to NetGalley and St. Martin's Press for providing me with an eARC of the book. One of my most anticipated reads of the year and so far my favourite read of the year, Casey McQuiston's debut novel, Red, White & Royal Blue, follows an enemies to lovers romance plot between the son of the first female... 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 →
This month I participated in the Instagram #CountdownToPriory event to do a big group read of The Mime Order, sequel to Samantha Shannon's The Bone Season. I read The Bone Season (and The Pale Dreamer) earlier this year and I had a hard time staying in the story because of the confusion I felt in regards to the voyant classifications... Continue Reading →
To start off this review, I just wanted to say that the primary reason I began reading this book is because one of my bookstagram idols, Lauren of FictionTea, is always talking about how this is her favourite book of all time. Although, that being said, I probably went in with higher expectations than I should... Continue Reading →
So it is probably the largest understatement in YA fan history to say that I am very late to the party when it comes to SJM novels, especially considering this is my first SJM novel. I typically do my best to refrain from getting caught up in hype because it sucks when the book doesn't live up to it. Although I still don't understand what some fans are going on and on about, I was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed this book.