October Wrap Up

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This was a slow month on the blog!

I’m going through a serious reading slump and just can’t get interested in anything!

And I have a big bunch of unsolicited review books that sound awesome, as well as a bunch of review books I was excited to request at the time!

But hopefully that will pick up seeing as how I’m hosting a tour stop on 9th November.

Things will probably be a bit quiet in November too as I take on a personal project.

But stick around, we’re still in business!

Also, I managed to get a BINGO in the Booklikes Halloween Bingo Challenge! Unfortunately I submitted my review too late to enter for a prize, but I’m happy that I made at least one bingo!


Read by candlelight or flashlight: ‘Yuri’ from Her Russian Protector by Roxie Rivera

Black Cat: Coraline by Neil Gaiman

Diverse Authors can be spooky fun: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake

Supernatural: Goldenhand by Garth Nix

Grave or Graveyard: Up from the Grave by Jeaniene Frost

Vampires vs Werewolves: The Vampire Stalker by Alison van Diepen

“Fall” into a good book: Sinner: The Wolves of Mercy Falls #4 by Maggie Stiefvater

~ Nemo

Monthly Wrap Up

Book Reviews:

Other Blog Posts You May Have Missed:

Posts We Found Interesting

Read at Midnight hosted the Crit Your Faves event where bloggers criticised their favourite texts.

The Book Addict’s Guide discusses blogging slumps.

Fantasy is More Fun wants to know what unimportant elements draw you to a book?

Fantasy is More Fun also wants to know if your TBR pile ever makes you sad?

Fables Library tells us the crazy things they hear at the library.

Readers in Wonderland confesses feeling the guilt over ARCs.

Read Think Ponder discusses why we need both ‘issue’ books and happy endings.

Drizzle Hurricane Books talks ARCs: privilege or pressure?

banner stacking the shelves





For Review:

Moon Called by PC Cast (tour thanks to Pan Macmillan Australia!)

The Graces by Laure Eve (thanks Allen & Unwin!)

Fireworks by Katie Cotugno (thanks HarperCollins Children!)

Spindle Fire by Lexa Hillyer (thanks HarperCollins Children!)

Hunted by Meagan Spooner (thanks HarperCollins Children!)

Lucky Girl by Amanda Maciel (thanks HarperCollins Children!)

Miss Ellicotts School For the Magically Minded by Sage Blackwood (thanks HarperCollins Children!)

Literally by Lucy Keating (thanks HarperCollins Children!)


Fever Code by James Dashner (thanks Scholastic Australia!)


The Healer by CJ Anaya

My Fair Assassin by CJ Anaya

Star Nomad by Lindsay Buroker

Warrior: The Moondark Saga 1-3 by Don McQuinn


Take Me On by Katie McGarry

Superstar Lovers by Morag Prunty


The Graces by Laure Eve (oops!) Thanks to Allen & Unwin and Goodreads First Reads!

Check out this gorgeous cover, I had to show you!





About Nemo

A lover of kittens and all things sparkly, Nemo has a degree in English Literature and specialises in reviewing contemporary, paranormal, mystery/thriller, historical, sci-fi and fantasy Young Adult fiction. She is especially drawn to novels about princesses, strong female friendships, magical powers, and assassins.

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