Wilder Girls, Rory Power; Review

Wild is in the name and it is certainly fitting for this book about friendship, humanity, but ultimately survival. I was absolutely engrossed in each and every twisting page of Rory Power’s novel about a quarantined Boarding School that has been struck by an unnerving virus. The book opens from the first person perspective ofContinue reading “Wilder Girls, Rory Power; Review”

The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides; Review

See no evil, hear no evil, but most definitely speak no evil. This psychological thriller explores the aftermath of a murder when the killer decides to never speak again and is institutionalised in a medial facility. I saw quite a bit of buzz surrounding this novel and finally decided to take the plunge this OctoberContinue reading “The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides; Review”

The Story of Babushka, Catherine Flores: Review

It’s been a while since I have done a review and if I’m completely honest; I didn’t expect to be doing one on a children’s book any time soon. And yet here we are. When Catherine first messaged me about her book I knew I wanted in because of my affinity with Russian Nesting Dolls.Continue reading “The Story of Babushka, Catherine Flores: Review”

The Near Witch, V.E. Schwab: Review

Hello readers and writers alike! On this fine Sunday morning I have decided to bask in the afterglow I am left in after reading V.E. Schwab’s The Near Witch; and of course I have to share this with you. In the town of Near the children sing about the witches old and new and thenContinue reading “The Near Witch, V.E. Schwab: Review”

A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder, Holly Jackson: Review

I’m back with another suspenseful thriller to review! And just like my previous one I shall be separating this piece into two parts (one half without spoilers and the other half with) so just like a restaurant with vegan options I am catering for you all! So let’s get started! A Good Girl’s Guide toContinue reading “A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder, Holly Jackson: Review”

The Lies They Tell, Gillian French: Review

I have heard very little about The Lies They Tell, and after reading it I realised I have a lot of thoughts I needed to process. So here I am having raced to my laptop fuelled only by lots of cups of tea this morning and words at my fingertips raring to go. I shallContinue reading “The Lies They Tell, Gillian French: Review”

Caraval, Stephanie Garber: Review

I am no stranger to a fantasy novel, in fact I would go as far as saying that its my go to genre. So, its no surprising that Caraval found its way onto my ‘to be read’ pile. And it didn’t stay there long. Once I picked this book up I found it hard toContinue reading “Caraval, Stephanie Garber: Review”