Book Reviews

Ellie and the Harpmaker by Hazel Prior

I received a copy of this book from Transworld Publishers in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Transworld has a habit of publishing all my favourite reads and I’m so glad I received a review copy of this one! Ellie and the Harpmaker was one of my…… Continue reading Ellie and the Harpmaker by Hazel Prior

Satire

Wanted: Hero of a Young Adult novel

Up and coming YA novel seeks a strong and motivated male to lead it and the dystopian word it’s set in to a bestseller list. Job duration: 3 books Description The ideal candidate will: 1. Have a name that is obscure and sounds non-American though you are, in fact, American and whiter than the Pillsbury Doughboy’s…… Continue reading Wanted: Hero of a Young Adult novel

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Understanding and handling your bookworm: A guide.

The bookworm is a confusing creature. It claims to love books a lot and yet constantly screams, cries about, or throws said books across the room. What’s going on in its head? And how exactly do you handle it without getting killed in the process? Here’s a nifty little guide on what your bookworm means…… Continue reading Understanding and handling your bookworm: A guide.

Banned Book Club · Book Reviews

Banned Book Club’s February BoTM: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Banned Book Club is a meme I host where we read one historically challenged book a month. We support free speech and fight censorship every chance we get. Join our Goodreads group and DM me on Twitter to join our group chat. Book of the month: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury Banned for: Vulgarity, reference to the Bible, and using…… Continue reading Banned Book Club’s February BoTM: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Book Reviews

Blog tour: Courage of the Shipyard Girls by Nancy Revell

I received a copy of this book from Penguin Random House in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. I love world war fiction and one of my favourite sub-genres is the role of women in World War II. During the war, with males enlisting in the army…… Continue reading Blog tour: Courage of the Shipyard Girls by Nancy Revell