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Review: The Desolations of Devil’s Acre – Ransom Riggs

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Alcohol consumption; Blood; Dead bodies; Death of a grandfather (recounted); Gore; Gun violence; Knife violence; Recreational drug use; Smoking; Strangulation The Desolations of Devil's Acre is the breath-taking conclusion (😭) to Ransom Riggs' #1 New York Times Bestselling Series: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. The world-building throughout The Desolations of… Continue reading Review: The Desolations of Devil’s Acre – Ransom Riggs

Monthly Wrap-Up

Monthly Wrap-Up: July 2021 Books

Hello! In July, I finished six books, and I made progress on one book (which I've nearly finished!). The books that I finished were: The Official Highway Code by the Department for Transport; Spain: What Everyone Needs to Know by William Chislett; The Mechanical Maestro by Emily Owen; Pleading Hearts by S. J. Hopewell; Harry… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: July 2021 Books

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Review: Instructions for Dancing – Nicola Yoon

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Alcohol (underage); Cheating; Death (mentioned); Divorce; Grief After I fell in love with Everything, Everything and The Sun is Also a Star, I was delighted when I found out that Nicola Yoon had wrote another book! I genuinely could not wait to read Instructions for Dancing, and it certainly did not… Continue reading Review: Instructions for Dancing – Nicola Yoon

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Review: Pleading Hearts – S.J. Hopewell

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Firstly, I would like to thank S.J. Hopewell for sending me a free copy of Pleading Hearts in exchange for an honest review! Pleading Hearts follows the story of Anna Fitzgerald and those around her as she studies Law at Ashcroft University. As noted on the cover, Pleading Hearts is based on a… Continue reading Review: Pleading Hearts – S.J. Hopewell

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Review: The Mechanical Maestro – Emily Owen

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Firstly, I would like to thank Emily Owen and SilverWood Books for sending me a free copy of The Mechanical Maestro in exchange for an honest review! The Mechanical Maestro is Emily Owen's debut novel, which surrounds the lives of the Abernathy family, as they strive to create unique androids. It is set… Continue reading Review: The Mechanical Maestro – Emily Owen

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Review: The Conference of the Birds – Ransom Riggs

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Asphyxia; Death of a grandfather (recounted); Eyeball trauma; Gun violence; Physical injuries; Recreational drug use; Smoking The Conference of the Birds is the fifth, and penultimate, installment in Ransom Riggs' highly acclaimed series: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. I thoroughly enjoyed this book, and it has made me even more… Continue reading Review: The Conference of the Birds – Ransom Riggs

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Monthly Wrap-Up: June 2021 Books

Hello! In June 2021, I finished one book, and made progress on four! The book that I finished was Blonde Bitch by Annabelle Shaw - you can read my interview with Annabelle Shaw here, and my 5-star review here. I made progress on The Mechanical Maestro by Emily Owen, Pleading Hearts by S. J. Hopewell,… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: June 2021 Books

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Review: Blonde Bitch – Annabelle Shaw

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Eating Disorders; Drug/Alcohol Addictions; Incest. Firstly, I would like to thank Annabelle Shaw and SilverWood Books for sending me a free copy of Blonde Bitch in exchange for an honest review! Read my interview with Annabelle Shaw here. Blonde Bitch is Annabelle Shaw’s debut novel, which surrounds the personal and monarchical… Continue reading Review: Blonde Bitch – Annabelle Shaw

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Monthly Wrap-Up: May 2021 Books

Hello! In May 2021, I finished one book, made progress on 3, and started 1! I finished reading The Conference of the Birds by Ransom Riggs, which I will be reviewing soon. It was a definite 5⭐ book for me! I made progress on The Mechanical Maestro by Emily Owen, Pleading Hearts by S. J.… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: May 2021 Books

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Monthly Wrap-Up: April 2021 Books

Hello! In April 2021, I finished two books - The Word Keeper by Veronica del Valle and The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse by Charlie Mackesy. I am also currently making my way through two more books, which I will be discussing in my post tomorrow (May 2021 TBR). This brings my… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: April 2021 Books