Read-a-thon

Quick Reads #4 – A Monster Calls

Synopsis: The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind and the screaming… This monster is something different,… Continue reading Quick Reads #4 – A Monster Calls

Discussion

Same Old Story Same Old Song and Dance

No this isn’t a post about an awesome wiggle worthy song by Aerosmith it is a discussion about where I stand on re-tellings. This time last year re-telling novels were very much new to me and although I haven’t read many I feel like for the most part I have made my mind up on… Continue reading Same Old Story Same Old Song and Dance

Book Review

Milk and Honey – Rupi Kaur

25th September (started & finished) ~ Physical Copy ~ Link to Goodreads Synopsis: milk and honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals… Continue reading Milk and Honey – Rupi Kaur

Book Review

Every Falling Star – Sungju Lee & Susan McCelland

18th September to 25th September ~ Physical Copy ~ Link to Goodreads Synopsis: Every Falling Star, the first book to portray contemporary North Korea to a young audience, is the intense memoir of a North Korean boy named Sungju who is forced at age twelve to live on the streets and fend for himself. To… Continue reading Every Falling Star – Sungju Lee & Susan McCelland

Quick Reads

Quick Reads #3 – Sailor Moon

Synopsis: One of the most-beloved of all Japanese manga titles, Naoko Takeuchi’s Sailor Moon has enthralled millions of readers worldwide since its debut in book form in early 1992. When Usagi Tsukino adopts a stray cat, she gets more than she bargains for The talking cat, Luna, informs Usagi that she is actually Sailor Moon,… Continue reading Quick Reads #3 – Sailor Moon

Top 5 Wednesday

#T5W – 21st September

Topic – Characters you wouldn’t want to trade places with I’m here with another Top 5 Wednesday which was started by Ginger Reads Lainey and is now being looked after by Thoughts on Tomes and the topics can be found on Goodreads This topic didn’t take much thought to be fair as there are so many characters I’d rather just read… Continue reading #T5W – 21st September