Lady Midnight

I've tried and tried and tried to read something a little serious this summer, but I don't know what's happened to me this summer, but I suddenly seem to have developed the attention span of a toddler. What...

Dangerous Women

I read this anthology of short stories curated by George R.R.Martin leisurely over the past three months dipping in and out of it occasionally in between longer reads. As such I wasn't too interested in the...

Queen of Shadows

This is the fourth book in the Throne of Glass series that I compulsively binge-read all this month. This book starts off where the third book left off. Celaena returns to Rifthold to wreak vengeance o...

A Court of Thorns and Roses

When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from legends, Feyre di...

A Discovery of Witches

Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished ...

Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Meet Karou. She fills her sketchbooks with monsters that may or may not be real, she’s prone to disappearing on mysterious "errands", she speaks many languages - not all of them human - and her bright blue ...

Moving Pictures

When Sir Terry Pratchett passed away earlier this year, I made a vow to reread his entire Discworld set of books as a homage to the author who I started reading when I was a teenager looking for my next fun...

Kalona’s Fall

This book is a slight novella that is a complement to P.C Cast and Kristin Cast's YA super-natural House of Night series. I read the House of Night books a few years back and even reviewed the first thre...

Assassin’s Apprentice

As a royal bastard in the household of King Shrewd, a boy called Fitz spends his early years in the king's stables. When the magic in his blood marks him for destiny, he begins receiving secret instruct...