Genre: Fairytale

Review: Winter

Posted 19th October 2019
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Review: Winter

This is the final book in the Lunar Chronicles. I loved the first three and I couldn’t wait to see how the story ended. Picking up right where Cress ended Emporer Kai has been ‘kidnapped’ and Queen Levana is furious. Levana is one hell of a woman and I have […]

Review: Cress

Posted 3rd September 2019
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Review: Cress

This is the third book in the Lunar Chronicles. Cress was first introduced in book one when she warns Cinder of Levana’s plan for Emperor Kai but this book is her story. Cress has been imprisoned on a satellite for most of her life. Our reimagined Rapunzel is a little […]

Review: Scarlet

Posted 11th August 2019
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Review: Scarlet

After I devoured Cinder I jumped straight into Scarlet. I am a sucker for retellings and this series does it so well. Marissa puts her own twist on these much-loved classic stories. These are not your damsels in distress let me tell you. These girls are kicking ass and fighting […]

Review: Cinder

Posted 19th July 2019
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Review: Cinder

I love a retelling and I have heard lots about this series. Thankfully this did not disappoint. This book is set in the future, in New Beijing. A fourth world war has happened and we are now in peace times, well at least between the countries on Earth. Yes not […]

Review: Legendary

Posted 21st April 2019
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Review: Legendary

After being swept up in the magical world of Caraval, Donatella Dragna has finally escaped her father and saved her sister, Scarlett, from a disastrous arranged marriage. The girls should be celebrating, but Tella isn’t yet free. She made a desperate bargain with a mysterious criminal, and what Tella owes […]

Review: Caraval

Posted 15th April 2019
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Review: Caraval

Remember, it’s only a game… Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing Caraval—the faraway, once-a-year performance where the audience participates […]

Review: Ruin and Rising

Posted 24th December 2018
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Review: Ruin and Rising

The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Now the nation’s fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army. Deep in an ancient network of tunnels and caverns, a weakened Alina must submit to the […]