Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi – Book Review


The Story They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us. NOW WE RISE. Zélie remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. When different clans ruled – Burners igniting flames, Tiders beckoning waves, and Zélie’s Reaper mother summoning forth souls. But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under the…

Flawed by Cecelia Ahern – Book Review


Flawed was an incredibly original, sometimes harrowing but often uplifting novel looking at some of the deepest flaws in human nature. Perfect, the sequel, I feel has suffered as many sequels do, by having too successful an origin story. Whilst flawed was surprising and heart-wrenching, there were few such moments in Perfect. It was certainly…

The Kicking the Bucket List by Cathy Hopkins – Book Review


The Kicking the Bucket List by Cathy Hopkins (Harper Collins UK) Review copy provided by Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Genres: Drama, Women’s fiction, Family RATING: 4/5 The Story Three estranged sisters have a shock when they attend the reading of their mother’s will – in order to receive their inheritance, they must complete a list of…

Always by Sarah Jio is out TODAY


A beautiful story of a lost love, found again. If you like a good romance with an air of mystery and intrigue, this is the one for you. Read my comprehensive review here. You can buy the book from any good book store – links are available on Jio’s website here. Gingernut x  

Always by Sarah Jio – Book Review


Always by Sarah Jio  (Random House Publishing Group – Ballantine) Review copy provided by Netgalley. Genres: Romance, Drama, Mystery RATING: 4/5   The Story Kailey is in love with life, her city and her handsome fiance. Her life is perfect. At least, until an encounter with a homeless man drags her straight back into the past. The…