Is Hatred of Love Triangles Really Slut-Shaming?

Is Hatred of Love Triangles Really Slut-Shaming? If you’re a part of the YA reviewing community, you’ll have noticed that there is a distinct, almost pathological, hatred of love triangles among the majority of our readers. It’s so bad, that even a hint of a love triangle can send reviewers running screaming in the opposite […]

Stacking the Shelves (165)

Stacking The Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews¬†and Reading Reality. It’s all about sharing the books we’ve picked up for the week, whether they are bought, borrowed, gifted, galleys, physical or virtual. Share your shelves and remember to visit Tynga’s Reviews where it all started to find more great books! Purchased Months […]

Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian

Ash Princess is a story that I think was partly inspired by Sansa Stark in season 2-4 of Game of Thrones: our heroine, Theodosia, is the daughter of a murdered queen being raised in the court of her enemy. Like Sansa, she has red hair, the queen calls her ‘little (animal)’, she is beaten mercilessly […]

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking The Spine. It’s all about spotlighting upcoming releases we’re eagerly anticipating. Share your books and remember to visit Breaking The Spine for more great books! This week I’m eagerly waiting on: Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik Expected publication: 10 July 2018 Publisher: Del Ray From […]

Top Ten Books With My Favorite Colour On the Cover

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It’s all about bookish lists! Share your lists and remember to stop by That Artsy Reader Girl to add your link and The Broke and the Bookish to see where it all began. Top […]

I Have Never Read…

I studied English literature at a tertiary level, so I should be pretty well-versed in your basic university reading list. Except that I’ve never read Pride and Prejudice. I don’t pretend to have read it to other bookworms, but I do, however, know enough about the book to hold my own in conversation, even with […]

Waiting on Night Blood

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking The Spine. It’s all about spotlighting upcoming releases we’re eagerly anticipating. Share your books and remember to visit Breaking The Spine for more great books! This week I’m eagerly waiting on: Night Blood (Frost Blood #3) by Elly Blake Expected publication: 21 August 2018 Publisher: […]

Cover Reveal: Catching Teller Crow #LoveOzYA #ownvoices

Guys, you know I don’t normally do cover reveals on the blog anymore. I normally reserve that for forthcoming books by authors I already know and love, if at all. But this debut novel, I gotta tell you guys, it’s too awesome. This novel, Catching Teller Crow by sibling writing duo Amberlin and Ezekiel Kwaymullina, […]