A fantastical take on history – The Binding Review

A fantastical take on history – The Binding Review

The Binding Bridget Collins enjoyment - 4 Characters - 4 Plot - 4 Pacing - 3 Writing quality - 5 Final rating: 4 WHAT I LIKED -the elegant writing -the way my opinions of characters were forced to change -the world building WHAT I WAS MEH ABOUT -the pacing -the open ended feel of the [...]

Hello Uncle Rick… MAGNUS CHASE: NINE FROM THE NINE REALMS REVIEW

Hello Uncle Rick… MAGNUS CHASE: NINE FROM THE NINE REALMS REVIEW

NINE FROM THE NINE REALM RICK RIORDAN.  MY RATING: ★★★ WARNINGS: none that I could see FROM: Penguin Random House NZ LIKED -overarching story of Thor running through all the realms to get his 10 million steps so he could be on a midgardian tv show -the variety of characters -the taster of what this series [...]

One week…

One week…

Hi guys, This is a little bit of a test, countdown and an update. So, as many of you know i am studying creative writing. Aka novel writing, journalism and play writing just to scratch the surface, well I only have one week left!!! Things have been hectic due to this course being full time [...]

A BLOODY AUSTRALIAN MURDER. WEDDERBURN REVIEW.

A BLOODY AUSTRALIAN MURDER. WEDDERBURN REVIEW.

WEDDERBURN MARYROSE CUSKELLY MY RATING: ★★★ WARNINGS: Murder, the rationalisation of murder. FROM: ALLEN & Unwin SYNOPSIS The slaughter was extravagant and bloody. And yet there were people in the small town of Wedderburn in Central Victoria who, while they did not exactly rejoice, quietly thought that Ian Jamieson had done them all a favour.' One [...]

CREEPING WOODS. WHAT THE WOODS KEEP REVIEW.

CREEPING WOODS. WHAT THE WOODS KEEP REVIEW.

What the woods keep by Katya De Becerra MY RATING: ★★★★ WARNINGS: self harm FROM: Allen & Unwin SYNOPSIS On her eighteenth birthday, Hayden inherits her childhood home - on the condition that she uncover its dark secrets. Hayden tried to put the past behind her, and it worked. She's getting ready for college, living in [...]

AN INVITING COVER. BEFORE HER EYES REVIEW.

AN INVITING COVER. BEFORE HER EYES REVIEW.

BEFORE HER EYES JACK JORDAN MY RATING: ★★★ WARNINGS: Murder & self harm FROM: Allen & Unwin synopsis She can't see the killer But the killer can see her... Naomi Hannah has been blind since birth. Struggling with living in the small, claustrophobic town of Balkerne Heights, Naomi contemplates ending her life. But before she can, [...]

TRUST ME, LOVE ME, BUT DON’T BELIEVE ME. BELIEVE ME REVIEW.

TRUST ME, LOVE ME, BUT DON’T BELIEVE ME. BELIEVE ME REVIEW.

BELIVE ME J.P DELANEY MY RATING: ★★★.5 WARNINGS: Murder & self harm FROM: Hachette SYNOPSIS In this twisty psychological thriller from the New York Times bestselling author of The Girl Before, an actress plays both sides of a murder investigation. A struggling actor, a Brit in America without a green card, Claire needs work and money [...]