BOOKSHOPS & MURDER | Rules For Perfect Murder by Peter Swanson | WEAVING FICTION

BOOKSHOPS & MURDER | Rules For Perfect Murder by Peter Swanson | WEAVING FICTION

RULES FOR PERFECT MURDER  PETER SWANSON Writing Style/Quality: 4 Plot: 4 Characters & their development: 4 Originality: 3 Pacing: 4 Personal enjoyment: 3 Final rating: 3.5 WHERE DID I GET THIS FROM? Allen and Unwin NZ What did I like -The unreliable narrator -The literary vibes -The fast pacing What didn’t I like -The ending [...]

ARC REVIEW | THE END OF THE OCEAN BY MAJA LUNDE | WEAVING FICTION

ARC REVIEW | THE END OF THE OCEAN BY MAJA LUNDE | WEAVING FICTION

THE END OF THE OCEAN REVIEW Writing Style/Quality: 3 Plot: 2 Characters & their development: 2 Originality: 2 Pacing: 2 Personal enjoyment: 2 Final rating: 2 WHERE DID I GET THIS FROM? Harper Collins NZ I liked -One or two characters -The references to the real world and issues were dealing with I disliked -the second [...]

A new favourite? | TOKYO GHOUL VOL #1-7 REVIEW | weavingfiction

A new favourite? | TOKYO GHOUL VOL #1-7 REVIEW | weavingfiction

TOKYO GHOUL  SUI ISHIDA Writing Style/Quality: 5 Plot: 5 Characters & their development: 5 Originality: 5 Pacing: 5 Personal enjoyment: 5 Final rating: 5 WHERE DID I GET THIS FROM?my own back pocket that is feeling a little empty now. I liked -The characters -The development -The social and political issues -The creative world building I disliked -The first volume felt kind [...]

ARC REVIEW | INTO THE CROOKED PLACE BY ALEXANDRA CHRISTO REVIEW | WEAVING FICTION

ARC REVIEW | INTO THE CROOKED PLACE BY ALEXANDRA CHRISTO REVIEW | WEAVING FICTION

INTO THE CROOKED PLACE  ALEXANDRA CHRISTO  Writing Style/Quality: 2 Plot: 3 Characters & their development: 2 Originality: 0 Pacing: 3 Personal enjoyment: 1 Final rating: 2.5 WHERE DID I GET THIS FROM? Allen & Unwin AUS I liked -some of the witty commentary I disliked -that it was eerily similar to another novel -the ending [...]

ARC REVIEW | BLOOD HEIR BY AMELIE WEN ZHAO | WEAVING FICTION

ARC REVIEW | BLOOD HEIR BY AMELIE WEN ZHAO | WEAVING FICTION

BLOOD HEIR  Writing Style/Quality: 3.5 Plot: 3 Characters & their development: 4 Originality: 3 Pacing: 3 Personal enjoyment: 4 Final rating: 3 WHERE DID I GET THIS FROM? Harper Collins NZ I liked -characters -world building -the relationships I disliked -issues with writing (some was bland and skimmable) -relied on some tropes that are overused GOODREADS BLURB In the [...]

ARC REVIEW | THE QUEEN OF NOTHING BY HOLLY BLACK | WEAVING FICTION

ARC REVIEW | THE QUEEN OF NOTHING BY HOLLY BLACK | WEAVING FICTION

QUEEN OF NOTHING Writing Style/Quality: 4 Plot: 5 Characters & their development: 2 Originality: 3 Pacing: 1 Personal enjoyment: 3 Final rating: 3.5 WHERE DID I GET THIS FROM? Allen and Unwin AUS I liked -The plot idea -The happy ending I disliked -the major pacing issues -The drastic change in characters GOODREADS BLURB After being [...]

ARC REVIEW | THE GIRL THE SEA GAVE BACK | WEAVING FICTION

ARC REVIEW | THE GIRL THE SEA GAVE BACK | WEAVING FICTION

THE GIRL THE SEA GAVE BACK  Writing Style/Quality: 3 Plot: 3 Characters & their development: 4 Originality: 3 Pacing: 3 Personal enjoyment: 4 Final rating: 4 WHERE DID I GET THIS FROM? New South Books AUS. I liked -the norse based mythology -the hints at romance -the ease of reading it I disliked -that it [...]

ARC REVIEW: THE TOLL BY NEAL SHUSTERMAN | WEAVING FICTION

ARC REVIEW: THE TOLL BY NEAL SHUSTERMAN | WEAVING FICTION

THE TOLL  NEAL SHUSTERMAN  Writing Style/Quality: 4 Plot: 5 Characters & their development: 5 Originality: 5 Pacing: 3 Personal enjoyment: 4 Final rating: 4 WHERE DID I GET THIS FROM? Harper Collins NZ I liked -the character growth -the expansion into the whole world -the closure it gave I disliked -a confusing timeline GOODREADS BLURB It’s been three years since Rowan [...]