Pages: 349 Genre: YA sci-fi // fantasy Published: July 14th 2015 by Crown Publishing Links: Goodreads // Amazon // Waterstones Recommend-worthy?: For people who will (inevitably) compare this to Ready Player One, maybe not, but for 30 year-olds/sci-fi lovers/or RPO fans-otherwise, a big fat YES. I absolutely adored Ready Player One (if you’ve read my blog previously, I’m sure you know that… Continue reading My in-Cline-ations towards ARMADA |(review)
Okay, I’m sorry, can someone please put this year on hold already. WE’RE MORE THAN HALF WAY TO 2017, and I STILL HAVE A GAZJILLION BOOKS ON MY TBR. This is not ideal in the slightest. *consumes self* The Lie Tree – Frances Hardigne // The Book Thief – Markus Zusak // Highly Illogical Behaviour… Continue reading July round-up; August TBR.
For this August I’ve decided to participate in Aentee @ Read At Midnight‘s Pokémon Go inspired read-a-thon, which, let’s be real, is absolutely the best thing you’ve ever heard of. Move along sliced bread. The Pokemon Indigo League #ReadThemAllThon is a 3 weeks long reading challenge based on the Kanto’s Indigo League. Long-time fans of the series would recognise… Continue reading #ReadThemAllThon TBR
THE BOOK THIEF // Markus Zusak Pages: 552 Genre: YA Fiction / historical setting Published: March 14th 2006 by Knopf Books for Young Readers Links: Goodreads // Amazon // Waterstones Recommend-worthy?: YES YES AND 114% YES. (even though pretty much everyone in the Solar System has read it by now) I know it’s horrible, but I hadn’t read “The Book Thief”… Continue reading The Book Thief went and stole ALL THE FEELS. (Review)
I loved this week’s Top Ten Tuesday theme, and so jumped at the opportunity to give it a go. If you didn’t know (aka living under a rock) this weekly meme is hosted very kindly by The Broke and the Bookish and I’d 153% urge you to be involved. It’s always super fun, and a great way… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: things from books that I want/don’t want to do IRL.
Since my hiatus, I have about 15 tags piled up that I really want to post (I blame Kirstie @ Upside-Down Books for all of them *shakes head disapprovingly* – joking, joking), and I decided to go with the Ben & Jerry’s book tag first, for a couple of reasons: 1. The summer has become so… Continue reading A tag about… ICE-CREAM?! The Ben & Jerry’s Book Tag.
Intermission: I’ve started a bookstagram!! Follow me @introtoblurb in exchange for pop-tarts. THE LIE TREE – Frances Hardinge (3 stars) Genre – pretty much a mash-up of all the genres (literally how can one book contain so many themes?!) Historic fiction, mystery, thriller, fantasy. Published by – May 7th 2015 by Macmillan Children’s Books (although this is… Continue reading THE LIE TREE – Frances Hardigne | review