The Bear and the Nightingale.

Winter, folklore, fairy tales, the messages of courage and strength to follow your heart and mind, to not give in to your beliefs…. These are what I take away from The Bear and the Nightingale, and they are what have relieved me from this reading slump.

The Surgeon and The Apprentice

Statistics: Format – prose Edition – paperback Date of Publication – 2001 and 2002 No of Pages – 416 and 376 Genre – Crime/Mystery/Thriller Age – Adult Series – Rizzoli and Isles Book No – 1 and 2 Author – Tess Gerritsen In the historic city of Boston, a ritualistic and precise killer is onContinue reading “The Surgeon and The Apprentice”

Because You Love To Hate Me

Stats: Format – ProseEdition – HardbackDate of Publication – 11/07/17No of Pages – 339Genre – Mix of contemporary, fantasy, dystopiaAge – YAEdited by AmeriieAverage Goodreads Rating – 3.61 out of 5 We all read the stories of good vs evil, of heroes and villains who often fight to the death, and more often than not,Continue reading “Because You Love To Hate Me”

Review | The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Statistics: Format – Prose Edition – Paperback (UK) Date of publication – April 6th 2017 No of pages – 438 Genre – Contemporary Age – YA Author – Angie Thomas Goodreads Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs.Continue reading “Review | The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas”

Review | Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

Statistics: Format – ProseEdition – PaperbackDate of Initial Publication – 1886No of Pages – 111Genre – Classics/Horror/Science Fiction/Mystery Author – Robert Louis Stevenson Goodreads Synopsis: ‘All human beings, as we meet them, are commingled out of good and evil: and Edward Hyde, alone in the ranks of mankind, was pure evil’ Published as a shillingContinue reading “Review | Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson”

Review | The Monsters of Verity by VE Schwab

Hello! Whenever I can’t think of the words to write a proper review, it is always good to throw the spotlight over them instead. This time it is over the Monsters of Verity duology by VE Schwab, Our Dark Duet being my most recently finished book .