Book Tags

Opposites Book Tag

Mandy from Book Princess Reviews tagged me for this and you can read her answers here! First book in your collection/Last book you bought Like the first book I bought myself? Because otherwise it would be a children's book and at the age of like one day old... there's no way I would remember that.… Continue reading Opposites Book Tag

4 Star Reads, Book Review

A Darker Shade of Magic – V.E. Schwab

A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars The first book set up the idea of the different Londons: magic-less grey London, vibrant red London, starving and desperate white London, and decimated, dead black London. Each built upon a foundation of London but developed in completely different fashions. Their… Continue reading A Darker Shade of Magic – V.E. Schwab

4 Star Reads, Book Review, Favourites

The Steel Prince – V.E. Schwab

Shades of Magic Vol. 1: The Steel Prince by V.E. Schwab My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Steel Prince takes readers back into the world that author V.E. Schwab built full of magic and different Londons. It lets readers learn more about Maxim, the future King of Red London, during his years as a… Continue reading The Steel Prince – V.E. Schwab

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Circling the Sun – Paula McLain

Circling the Sun by Paula McLain My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Circling the Sun is a historical fiction novel about the life of Beryl Markham. As this was only on my radar because it was the book for the adult reading group at my library this month and I was required to read it… Continue reading Circling the Sun – Paula McLain

3 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

The Golden Tower – Holly Black

The Golden Tower by Holly Black My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars The Golden Tower is the final book in the Magisterium series by Cassandra Clare and Holly Black. This series has been a bit of a rollercoaster ride for me. I haven't particularly loved any of the books in the series, but they were… Continue reading The Golden Tower – Holly Black

Book Review

City of Ghosts – Victoria Schwab

City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars City of Ghosts is a middle-grade novel by V.E. Schwab that takes place predominantly in Scotland. Usually, Schwab has fantastic worldbuilding in her novels and everything is so vividly painted - but that didn't quite happen here. Yes, I could imagine Edinborough but… Continue reading City of Ghosts – Victoria Schwab

Wrap Ups

Monthly Wrap Up and TBR (October-November)

Check out what I read this month and (maybe) plan to read next month!