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Review: Strange the Dreamer

(ARC supplied by Hatchette Australia through Netgalley) The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around – and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old he’s been obsessed with the mythic lost city of Weep, but it would take someone… Continue reading Review: Strange the Dreamer

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Currently Reading: Caraval

Whatever you’ve heard about Caraval, it doesn’t compare to the reality. It’s more than just a game or a performance. It’s the closest you’ll ever find to magic in this world . . . Welcome, welcome to Caraval―Stephanie Garber’s sweeping tale of two sisters who escape their ruthless father when they enter the dangerous intrigue… Continue reading Currently Reading: Caraval

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Review: A Torch Against the Night

“Most people,” Cain says, “are nothing but glimmers in the great darkness of time. But you, Helene Aquilla, are no swift-burning spark. You are a torch against the night – if you dare to let yourself burn.”- Sabaa Tahir **** Pages: 454 Author: Sabaa Tahir Rating: 5/5 **** As I said in my review for… Continue reading Review: A Torch Against the Night

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Review: These Broken Stars

“For a moment the image before us is frozen: our world, our lives, reduced to a handful of broken stars half lost in uncharted space. Then it’s gone, the view swallowed by the hyperspace winds streaming past, blue-green auroras wiping the after-images away. Until all that’s left is us” ― Amie Kaufman, These Broken Stars… Continue reading Review: These Broken Stars

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Currently Reading: These Broken Stars

Summary:  It’s a night like any other on board the Icarus. Then, catastrophe strikes: the massive luxury spaceliner is yanked out of hyperspace and plummets into the nearest planet. Lilac LaRoux and Tarver Merendsen survive. And they seem to be alone. Lilac is the daughter of the richest man in the universe. Tarver comes from… Continue reading Currently Reading: These Broken Stars

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Review: Shadow and Bone, Leigh Bardugo

“I’ve been waiting for you a long time, Alina” He said. “You and I are going to change the world.” – Leigh Bardugo **** Pages: 358 Author: Leigh Bardugo Rating: 4/5 **** Shadow and Bone was a beautifully written book that hooked me by it’s volcra claws the second I started reading it. It was so… Continue reading Review: Shadow and Bone, Leigh Bardugo

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Review: Daugher of Smoke and Bone, Laini Taylor

“Once upon a time, an angel and a devil fell in love.  It did not end well.” – Laini Taylor **** Pages: 422 Author: Laini Taylor Rating: 4/5 **** Okay so it took me over a month to read this book and that’s crazy, for a book that is only 422 pages a month is… Continue reading Review: Daugher of Smoke and Bone, Laini Taylor