Illusions

Illusions by Madeline J. ReynoldsMy rating: 4 out 5 stars Digital ARC provided by Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Thomas Pendelton was born into wealth and prestige. He has a sensitive heart and wants nothing more than to write poetry. Instead, he is apprenticing for Neville Wighton the Great, an aging magician who has become … Continue reading Illusions

2018 – 18 Moments

Look... if I learnt anything in 2018, it's that I'm not perfect, and I absolutely should not try to be. That way nothing good lies, and all. So it's only natural that this post is written 31 days in 2019... I very much enjoyed 2018. Like a lot. It was a year of figuring out … Continue reading 2018 – 18 Moments

Book Love

Book Love by Debbie Tung My rating: 4 of 5 stars Bookworms rejoice! These charming comics capture exactly what it feels like to be head-over-heels for hardcovers. And paperbacks! And ebooks! And bookstores! And libraries!Book Love is a gift book of comics tailor-made for tea-sipping, spine-sniffing, book-hoarding bibliophiles. Debbie Tung’s comics are humorous and instantly recognizable—making … Continue reading Book Love

Mirage

Mirage by Somaiya Daud My rating: 4 of 5 stars Digital ARC provided by Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. In a star system dominated by the brutal Vathek empire, eighteen-year-old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation; she dreams of writing poetry like the old-world poems … Continue reading Mirage