9 From the Nine Worlds by Rick Riordan My rating: 3 of 5 stars I like novellas because they bring something new to the world, whether that is character development, an interesting plotline that adds to the story but just didn't make sense in the original narrative, or diving deeper into the world. For whatever… Continue reading 9 From the Nine Worlds by Rick Riordan
Owlcrate sent me an email saying how much they missed me and offering me a discount on this box, so I said... okay fine. Haha. The theme for August was Ruthless Royals! You've been warned and only spoilers come beyond this point. OwlCrate Ruthless Royals Pin Owlcrates generally come with a little pin and this… Continue reading Owlcrate Unboxing – Ruthless Royals (August 2018)
I ordered this crate because I could easily guess what book was going to be in it and I decided I needed Shadows and Secrets! (Which for some reason I cannot get right and keep calling it Secrets and Spies.) You've been warned and only spoilers come beyond this point. OwlCrate Shadows and Secrets Pin… Continue reading Owlcrate Unboxing – Shadows and Secrets (April 2018)
I didn't originally buy this crate, but once I saw what was inside it and heard that some crates were available in the shop - I decided I needed Across the Galaxy! You've been warned and only spoilers come beyond this point. I like the art card for this box better than the last one,… Continue reading Owlcrate Unboxing – Across the Galaxy (March 2018)
The Lightning Thief: The Graphic Novel by Robert Venditti My rating: 5 of 5 stars In the book, the first five chapters of Percy Jackson: The Lightning Thief doesn't have a lot of action and I think some people find it hard to get past. Once Percy makes it to camp, I believe that people… Continue reading Percy Jackson – Rick Riordan (Graphic Novels – Mini Review)
These are not in order because that was just too heart wrenching to manage. I do include books/series in the parenthesis because most of these books are not the first in the series, so I suggest reading earlier books’ reviews and avoiding spoilers. Top 10: Empire of Storms – Sarah J Maas (and Throne of […]
Check out my favourite reads of this year!
Also known as the "I have a LOT of new books to show you book haul" and I am 100% not ashamed. I mean this is three months combined into one because I very rarely talk about the books I get. Plus there were a ton of good books that came out recently (and I haven't even… Continue reading Fall Book Haul
Who are your auto buy authors? Find out mine in this Top 5 Tuesday!
The Ship of the Dead by Rick Riordan My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Magnus Chase: Ship of the Dead is the final book in the series that blends Norse mythology with the modern world. Rick Riordan writes in his typical humourous fashion and makes learning fun (even if it’s not always entirely accurate.) As… Continue reading The Ship of the Dead – Rick Riordan