Quote of the Week!

“”I value other traits above an affinity for torture and power over those weaker than oneself. I value brilliant minds, honest souls, and those with long endurance. I forge relationships based on trust and mutual respect, not fear and control.” ― Tricia Levenseller, The Daughter of the Pirate King 

THE SUPERVILLAIN AND ME – Danielle Banas (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Urban FantasyTarget Audience: 12+Rating: B (78%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 What a marvellous and fun ride! Follow the poweless Abby Hamilton as she lives her life under the wings of her superhero older brother. Not that anyone really knows that her brother is the superhero all the girls can’t help butContinue reading “THE SUPERVILLAIN AND ME – Danielle Banas (Honest Review)”

Quote of the Week!

“No. I can survive well enough on my own— if given the proper reading material.” ― Sarah J Maas, Throne of Glass

THE MAN IN THE WATER – David Burton (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Crime/Mystery – #loveozyaTarget Audience: 12+Rating: B+ (82%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 I had the absolute pleasure of meeting this author, and he’s so incredibly sweet (and so freaking funny). This novel is set in a small mining town in Australia, that’s home to not a whole lot of people. You canContinue reading “THE MAN IN THE WATER – David Burton (Honest Review)”

PERCY JACKSON AND THE LIGHTNING THIEF – Rick Riordan (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Middle Grade – Urban Fantasy (mythology)Target Audience: 9+Rating: B+ (84%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Goodreads description: Percy Jackson is a good kid, but he can’t seem to focus on his schoolwork or control his temper. And lately, being away at boarding school is only getting worse – Percy could have sworn his pre-algebra teacherContinue reading “PERCY JACKSON AND THE LIGHTNING THIEF – Rick Riordan (Honest Review)”

Quote of the Week!

“The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.” ― John Green, Looking for Alaska

TEEN TITANS: RAVEN – Kami Garcia & Gabriel Picolo (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Graphic Novel – Urban FantasyTarget Audience: 12+Rating: B (76%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Most know of the extremely fun and hilarious cartoon, Teen Titans. This follows one of the essential members of the team, Raven. After being involved in an accident that killed her mother and wiped her memory, she’s off to live withContinue reading “TEEN TITANS: RAVEN – Kami Garcia & Gabriel Picolo (Honest Review)”

SPEAK – Laurie Halse Anderson (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Graphic Novel – Contemporary – Mental HealthTarget Audience: 12+Rating: A (94%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 CONTENT WARNING: Contains abuse and rape. ‘I said no’ This novel follows a teenage girl following the aftermath of an assault. Did it happen? Will people believe her if she speaks up? What difference would that make? What anContinue reading “SPEAK – Laurie Halse Anderson (Honest Review)”

THE OPPOSITE OF FALLING APART – Micah Good (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – ContemporaryTarget Audience: 12+Rating: B+ (80%)Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Following Jonas and Brennan through their unlikely first meet, and onto the friendship they form is one of the cutest and most frustrating things ever. Jonas (who I keep accidentally calling Jonah) has unfortunately ended up in a car accident that stoleContinue reading “THE OPPOSITE OF FALLING APART – Micah Good (Honest Review)”

My Overambitious TBR of 2020

Like most booklovers, I have plans of reading a bucketload this year. I’m setting my usual 50 book reading goal to 75 (but striving for 100–though I’m not certain how well that’s going to pan out with both Uni and fulltime work calling my name). I also want to spend more time on this blogContinue reading “My Overambitious TBR of 2020”