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…

Mirage…

'Mirage' by Somaiya Daud is a short book without much intrigue. Synopsis: In a star system dominated by the brutal Vathek empire, eighteen-year-old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation; she dreams of writing poetry like the old-world poems she adores. But when adventure comes for Amani, it is … Continue reading Mirage…

Vicious…

'Vicious' by V.E. Schwab is brutal, full of pain and so, so good. Synopsis: Victor and Eli are seniors who take a shared thesis to the next level. Can a near death experience give you an ability? Eli originally looks at it from a theoretical view but then Victor suggests they test it out. Things … Continue reading Vicious…

Dreams of Gods and Monsters…

'Dreams of Gods and Monsters' by Laini Taylor was a great ending. Synopsis: With Ziri in the White Wolf's body, and Akiva having gathered the Misbegotten together, the proposed union between these enemies is underway. However, both sides have reason to hate the other and it is a tumultuous ceasefire. Whilst they get to grips with … Continue reading Dreams of Gods and Monsters…

Fawkes…

'Fawkes' by Nadine Brandes was a playful history lesson. Synopsis: Thomas Fawkes comes from a family of Keepers; a group of people who believe that talking to White Light is a sin and that one colour is more than enough to bond with. Igniters are the opposite; they believe that White Light is the ultimate colour … Continue reading Fawkes…