A magical adventure to delight the imagination. A curl-up-on-the-sofa debut from a uniquely talented author.Eleven year-old Tilly has lived above her grandparents' bookshop ever since her mother disappeared shortly after she was born. Like the rest of her family, Tilly loves nothing more than to escape into the pages of her favourite stories.One day Tilly [...]
Stop reading this right now if you have not read this book. This is not without spoilers... Warned you... I tried to not mention writing style and narration because as of now it's pretty redundant and I just figured I'd skip it this time and go to the good stuff. I don't want to always [...]
Let's just jump right off this cliff, shall we?
I had to combine these because my memory is about as big as a pea and I am pretty sure there's so much nothing happening that whatever I say is plenty... So let's get right down to it, shall we? Let me tell you, so far this series is a hot mess. It keeps me [...]
Shane has been doing college all wrong. Pre-med, stellar grades, and happy parents…sounds ideal—but Shane's made zero friends, goes home every weekend, and romance…what’s that?
Her life has been dorm, dining hall, class, repeat. Time's a ticking, and she needs a change—there's nothing like moving to a new country to really mix things up.
Okay so I’m sure it’s not a secret that I ADORE Cait / CG Drew’s / Paperfury, and her debut novel A Thousand Perfect Notes last year still haunts me now. Because it does, it haunts me in the BEST of ways. So naturally I preordered her second book too, The Boy Who Steals Houses. [...]
💔 So, like if I hadn’t said this before I read books that I believe will be interesting and good. So naturally, ages ago when I first received this book I was beyond intrigued. A Wonderland retelling, focusing on the Queen of Hearts with an origin story? Let’s go. So yes, yes I should have [...]
Girls of paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan Question: Did I like this book? Answer: F*** YEAH I DID! *** Okay folks…So here’s the thing, I started out scared because WHAT IF IT DIDN’T MEET THE EXPECTATION I HAD??? AKA the one thought which was “it has to be good, look at that cover, read [...]
I started to like this book from page one mainly because I love books that give me a sense of culture I guess it is. A sense of mutual understanding, and also I suppose I like flowery language. I can’t help it I’m a sucker. “What those rich people don’t always know is that broken [...]
Lily has a mortal enemy like most teenagers?? A best friend who actually totally gets her. A family that is all over the place like most functioning groups. It’s all hunky dory right?