Genre: Magic

Review: Cemetery Boys

Posted 30th December 2021
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Review: Cemetery Boys

I read this book during Pride month as a book club read with some work colleagues. This book was an interesting mix of magic and mystery. The big themes in this book are being different and not being accepted for them. Our main character, Yadriel is a gay trans teenager. […]

Review: A Christmas Carol

Posted 21st December 2021
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Review: A Christmas Carol

Of course, everyone knows the story of A Christmas Carol. It’s a true classic. I realised that I have never actually read the book only seen the various film versions. My favourite being the Muppets one! I was listening to an interview with Heidi Swain recently and she said she […]

Review: In the Ravenous Dar..

Posted 7th December 2021
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Review: In the Ravenous Dark

Thank you to Hodder and Stoughton for my copy of this book via Netgalley. I requested this book because I saw it was going to be a monthly book for Illumicrate and I loved the cover. The blurb really intrigued me too, I love a good YA fantasy! There are […]

Review: Blood Heir

Posted 28th May 2021
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Review: Blood Heir

I requested this book on Netgalley but sadly never got round to reading it. I also have the Illumicrate edition and I was trying to decide if I should buy the sequel special edition too (I did in the end). Amélie was doing a re-read before book 2 came out […]

Review: Daughter of Smoke a..

Posted 30th December 2020
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Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone

This book has been on my TBR pile for a while but I read this book because Illumicrate were doing a special edition and I wanted to decide if I should order it or not. I read the Strange the Dreamer series back in 2018 so I had an idea […]

Review: A Darker Shade of M..

Posted 22nd June 2020
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Review: A Darker Shade of Magic

I bought this book because I have seen it all over Instagram. This book has a lot of hype and I sadly didn’t get it. Don’t get me wrong I enjoyed the story and if it didn’t have so much hype then this would be a solid 4 star read […]

Review: Serpent & Dove

Posted 14th June 2020
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Review: Serpent & Dove

OMG I LOVED THIS BOOK! I love these two narrators so when I first started listening to this book I was already hooked. If you haven’t listened to books by these two then you are seriously missing out! These two make this story even more magical than it already was! […]

Blog Tour Review: Nightborn

Posted 27th May 2020
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Blog Tour Review: Nightborn

Thank you to Bookouture for letting me take part in this tour and for my copy of the book via Netgalley. The first book in this series had a slow start but I became hooked by the end so I had to read this second book. I read the first […]

Review: The Priory of the O..

Posted 23rd May 2020
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Review: The Priory of the Orange Tree

I had seen this book on Instagram for many months and had it on my TBR pile for a little while. I saw Samantha interview Jay Kristoff last year and I knew I had to bump it up. There are two things you should know about this book. The first […]

Review: The Night Circus

Posted 23rd April 2020
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Review: The Night Circus

I have heard about this book a lot on Instagram and I’ve seen it compared to Caraval which I really enjoyed. I had an audible credit so I thought I would use it. I enjoyed this book. It was unlike anything I have read before. I see why it is […]