Pumpkinheads by Rainbow RowellMy rating: 3.5 of 5 starsWhen thinking about reluctant readers, I always gravitate towards recommending graphic novels. It is something that I do on a daily basis in the library and I feel that it is usually the most successful way to get a reluctant reader to engage with books. Graphic novels… Continue reading Pumpkinheads – Rainbow Rowell
Wayward Son by Rainbow RowellMy rating: 4 of 5 starsWayward Son is the second book in the Simon Snow series by Rainbow Rowell. Although I enjoyed the first book in the series, it wasn't as well fleshed out as I felt that it could have been because we were thrown into a fictional world eight… Continue reading Wayward Son – Rainbow Rowell
What authors did you discover in 2017? Find out mine in this Top 5 Tuesday!
I don't know about you guys, but autumn feels like the time to binge read books with epic journeys. (But obviously, you'd like variety so there will be more than fantasy epics on this list!) The weather is getting cooler, maybe you've taken out a scarf or two and the leaves are changing colour. Without… Continue reading Top Autumn Reads
I don't know about you guys, but summer generally feels like the time to binge read everything. School is out, the weather is nice and you're probably taking a few trips (even if they're just to the beach). During the summer a lot of people like to read contemporary books. They cute, light, fast reads… Continue reading Top Summer Reads
Carry On by Rainbow Rowell My rating: 4 of 5 stars What started as an idea for Cath’s fan fiction in Fangirl turned into a fully realized book called Carry On. In Fangirl, Cath writes about a magical world with a big bad, a Chosen One and a school for mages. There were only small… Continue reading Carry On – Rainbow Rowell
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Fangirl is a fun, contemporary read with a character that you will fall in love with if you are a part of any fandom. Cath immerses herself in the stories and world of Simon Snow, a magician and hero that she has spent her whole… Continue reading Fangirl – Rainbow Rowell