Book Review | The Smoke Thieves

A princess, a traitor, a hunter and a thief. Four teenagers with the fate of the world in their hands. Four nations destined for conflict. In Brigant, Princess Catherine prepares for a loveless political marriage arranged by her brutal and ambitious father. In Calidor, downtrodden servant March seeks revenge on the prince who betrayed his… Continue reading Book Review | The Smoke Thieves

Book Review | The Hazel Wood

The Hazel WoodMelissa Albert Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice’s life on the road, always a step ahead of the uncanny bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice’s grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate, the Hazel Wood, Alice… Continue reading Book Review | The Hazel Wood

Book review | The Girl in The Tower

The Bear and The Nightingale was one of my favourite books of 2017 so of course, I have been eagerly awaiting the next book as soon as I found out there was one. - For a young woman in medieval Russia, the choices are stark: marriage or a life in a convent. Vasya will choose… Continue reading Book review | The Girl in The Tower