Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black
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Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black

Title: The Wicked King Author: Holly Black Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy In short: A predictable sequel to The Cruel Prince  No spoilers I devoured this book. After the ending of The Cruel Prince I was desperate to know what would happen next. However, the outcome wasn’t at all surprising. Backstabbing. Betrayal. Revenge. This book series is Game-Of-Thronesish in the way that the … Continue reading

Review: Red Rising by Pierce Brown
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Review: Red Rising by Pierce Brown

Title: Red Rising  Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Sci-Fi/Dystopian/Young Adult In short: A fast-paced and thrilling dystopian read. No spoilers   Part sci-fi, part dystopian, part young adult and part boarding school novel. There are a dozen terms I could use to describe this book to you. Yet none of them encompass what this book is really about. It is unique. … Continue reading

Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
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Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

Title: The Cruel Prince Author: Holly Black Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy In short: A YA/Fantasy with a heart-racing plot and brilliant characters. No spoilers    This year, I have decided to do something a little different with my reading. Lately, I’ve been struggling to read as much as usual. My attention just hasn’t been there and I’ve been distracted with … Continue reading

Review: The Magnolia Sword: A Ballad of Mulan by Sherry Thomas
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Review: The Magnolia Sword: A Ballad of Mulan by Sherry Thomas

Title: The Magnolia Sword: A Ballad of Mulan Author: Sherry Thomas Genre: Young Adult/Historical In short: A lacklustre retelling of a classic tale. The Magnolia Sword was my first read of 2020. Which means it’s now taken me over a month to write this review. And honestly it’s because I just didn’t know where to begin with it. … Continue reading