August Wrap Up

News It was my birthday this month! I hit the big 3-0. This would be the time in The Sims where I aged up between Young Adult and Adult. I can’t believe I’m not a young adult anymore! I still feel like I’m seventeen! Or at least twenty. I’ve been having trouble sleeping for the […]

A Brilliant and Original High Concept Sci-fi

A Brilliant and Original High Concept Sci-fi

SUMMARY Overnight they appeared – spheres that granted enhanced properties like straight teeth, intelligence, and strength when a pair were ‘burned’. Some were rarer than others, and so a business grew around hunting these spheres. And that’s how Sully and Hunter met. But no one know if these mysterious spheres are a gift from God […]

Booklikes Halloween Bingo 2016

Banner by Murder by Death. I blog my reviews and random bookish thoughts over at Booklikes and this fall (autumn for us Aussies) two dear Booklikes pals of mine, Moonlight Murder and Obsidian Black Death are hosting a Booklikes Halloween Bingo! I’ve decided to take part because my ARCs are at an all-time low and […]

Game of Thrones Book Tag

Brianna and Angela of Fables Library decided to create a book tag in celebration of Game of Thrones. PLEASE KEEP IN MIND, THERE MAY BE MINOR SPOILERS. Burning Midnight by Will McIntosh. This was a high-concept sci-fi and it took a long time for the major conflict to arrive but my gosh it was worth […]

#ShatteringStigmas  II

​Today I’m guest posting on It Starts At Midnight with a very personal post about caring for someone with a mental illness and what happened when I had to call the suicide hotline. Drop by to read my story and support the other hosts and blogs taking part to help shatter the stigma against mental illness. […]

Teen Wolf Book Tag

Hiya readers! I’m not a big tag-doer but when I find a good one that is about a fandom I love, I love to jump in! There is a Teen Wolf Book Tag originally created by Unaplopusandante. I’m taking most of the inspiration from her tag but I don’t like some of her questions so […]

Desperate To Get Across The Wall

Desperate To Get Across The Wall

This is a review of just the novella in this collection, ‘Nicholas Sayre and the Creature in the Case’. It is not a review of the complete book. It’s six months after the combined magic of the Charter defeated the Destroyer, and Nick is back in Ancelstierre, reluctantly attending a house party on behalf of […]

#LoveOzYA Blog Hop

Hosts: Happy Indulgence, Genie in a Book, Loony Literate, Thoughts by J and My Life in Books. Questions:  What do you love about Aussie YA? I love the sheer imagination and variety coming from the writers. We have fantastic contemporaries, sizzling paranormals, epic fantasies, intriguing sci-fi, and it’s all coming from Australian authors! I think […]