The Near Witch…

The Near Witch by V. E. Schwab is delightfully weird. Published: 12th March 2019 Format: Hardback, 354 pages Synopsis: The Near Witch is only an old story told to frighten children. If the wind calls at night, you must not listen. The wind is lonely, and always looking for company. There are no strangers in the town … Continue reading The Near Witch…

The Flatshare…

I received this book from the publisher via Net Galley in exchange for an honest review. The Flatshare by Beth O'Leary Published: 18th April 2019 Format: ebook, 336 pages Synopsis: Tiffy Moore needs a cheap flat, and fast. Leon Twomey works nights and needs cash. Their friends think they’re crazy, but it’s the perfect solution: Leon occupies … Continue reading The Flatshare…

Serious Moonlight…

Serious Moonlight by Jenn Bennett Published: 16th May 2019 Format: Paperback, 432 pages Synopsis: Raised in isolation and home-schooled by her strict grandparents, the only experience Birdie has had of the outside world is through her favourite crime books. But everything changes when she takes a summer job working the night shift at a historic Seattle … Continue reading Serious Moonlight…

Ninth House…

Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo Published: 8 October 2019 Format: Hardback, 459 pages Synopsis: Galaxy 'Alex' Stern is not your average Yale student, she has been given a second chance because of her ability - she's able to see ghosts. This is an ability that is in high demand for Lethe, a society to hold all … Continue reading Ninth House…

Just A Girl…

'Just A Girl' by Carrie Mesrobian Published: 28th March 2018 Format: Hardcover, 304 pages Synopsis: Senior Rianne Hettrick-Wynne has had her share of hookups and parties in small-town Wereford, Minnesota. Now volleyball season is over and her once-solid friendships are unraveling, while an all-of-a-sudden relationship with Luke Pinsky is weirdly becoming serious. Add to that … Continue reading Just A Girl…

S.T.A.G.S…

'S.T.A.G.S.' by M. A. Bennett Published: 10th August 2017 Format: Paperback, 290 pages Synopsis:It is the autumn term and Greer MacDonald is struggling to settle into the sixth form at the exclusive St. Aidan the Great boarding school, known to its privileged pupils as S.T.A.G.S. Just when she despairs of making friends Greer receives a … Continue reading S.T.A.G.S…

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…