Fierce Fairytales…

'Fierce Fairytales' by Nikita Gill Published: 11th September 2018 Format: Hardback, 176 pages Synopsis: Traditional fairytales are rife with cliches and gender stereotypes: beautiful, silent princesses; ugly, jealous, and bitter villainesses; girls who need rescuing; and men who take all the glory. But in this rousing new prose and poetry collection, Nikita Gill gives Once Upon … Continue reading Fierce Fairytales…

Bookish Boyfriends: A Date With Darcy…

'Bookish Boyfriends: A Date With Darcy' by Tiffany Schmidt was hilariously adorable.Published: 31st May 2018Format: Paperback, 392 pagesSynopsis:  Merrilee Campbell, 16, thinks boys are better in books, chivalry is dead, and there’d be nothing more romantic than having just one guy woo her like the heroes in classic stories. She’s about to get the chance … Continue reading Bookish Boyfriends: A Date With Darcy…

These Rebel Waves…

'These Rebel Waves' by Sara Raasch Synopsis: Adeluna is a soldier. Five years ago, she helped the magic-rich island of Grace Loray overthrow its oppressor, Argrid, a country ruled by religion. When an Argridian delegate vanishes during peace talks with Grace Loray’s new Council, Argrid demands brutal justice—but Lu suspects something more dangerous is at work. … Continue reading These Rebel Waves…

Faecrate’s ‘Kingdom of Ash Hangover Recovery Kit’ box…

This was my first 'hangover recovery' box from Faecrate. I saw they'd done a few for other fandoms prior to the announcement of this one and I had always hoped they would do a box for Kingdom of Ash. I'm so glad they did! Before the sales went live for this box, they released early … Continue reading Faecrate’s ‘Kingdom of Ash Hangover Recovery Kit’ box…

Shelflove’s ‘Magic and Mischief’ box…

Shelflove Crate's 'Magic and Mischief' is such a fitting theme for the month of October. There are so many things/items that could be included under this and it was like a dark Christmas opening the box! Included was: • Witch's Brew coffee by Love You More Studio • A Darker Shade of Magic inspired beanie … Continue reading Shelflove’s ‘Magic and Mischief’ box…