Book Review: A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab

“Everyone’s immortal until they’re not.” A Gathering of Shadows is the second installment of Schwab's shades of magic trilogy, and was a book that unfortunately left me feeling slightly disappointed. While I afforded the first novel a full five stars, I felt that I could only give this one 3.5. This preference for the first… Continue reading Book Review: A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab

Book Review: A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

“But the thing about people, Kell had discovered, is that they didn't really want to know. They thought they did, but knowing only made them miserable.” A Darker Shade of Magic is a beautifully crafted fantasy that explores the concept of four parallel but incredibly different versions of London that can be traveled between, but only by… Continue reading Book Review: A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

Book Review: The Winner’s Kiss by Marie Rutkoski

The Winner's Kiss by Marie Rutkoski (paperback) Published by Bloomsbury Children's on 24th March 2016 Genres: Fantasy Pages: 484   THAT. WAS. AMAZING. (disclaimer before i start: this review is gonna be kinda spoiler heavy so if you're thinking about reading the book i wouldn't read this review) This book was without a doubt the… Continue reading Book Review: The Winner’s Kiss by Marie Rutkoski

Book Review: The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski

The Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski (paperback) Published by Bloomsbury Children's on 12th March 2015 Genres: Fantasy Pages: 408   I must admit I wasn't blown away by the first book and so I was hesitant to pick up this one, but I'm so glad i did!!!!!!!!! I had thought the events would be predictable… Continue reading Book Review: The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski

Book Review: The winner’s curse by Marie Rutkoski

The Winner's Curse by Marie Rutkoski Published by Bloomsbury Childrens on 3rd July 2014 Genres: Fantasy Pages: 368 Rating: 4/5 stars This book was by no means bad , however it was also by no means outstanding When I first picked up this book I had no idea what to expect having not even read the blurb (the… Continue reading Book Review: The winner’s curse by Marie Rutkoski