Review :: Ariadne :: Jennifer Saint

As Princesses of Crete and daughters of the fearsome King Minos, Ariadne and her sister Phaedra grow up hearing the hoofbeats and bellows of the Minotaur echo from the Labyrinth beneath the palace. The Minotaur – Minos’s greatest shame and Ariadne’s brother – demands blood every year. When Theseus, Prince of Athens, arrives in Crete […]

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Currently Reading :: 28 April

I’m not usually one to have more than just one book on the go, but this week I found myself partway through Jennifer Saint’s Ariadne (which was kindly sent to me by the team at Hachette) AND I wanted to reread The Raven Boys over the weekend, since the first scene is sent on St […]

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#loveozya :: Vasilisa the Wise :: Kate Forsyth

I am always up for a fairy tale retelling, and I’d had my eye on Kate Forsyth’s collection Vasilisa the Wise since it came out earlier this year. I finally read it in September, after I saw Kate speaking on writing historical fiction about womencat the Heroines Literary Festival. If anyone knows about fairy tales, […]

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Review :: Quinsey Wolfe’s Glass Vault :: Candace Robinson

Some see it… Some don’t… People in the town of Deer Park, Texas are vanishing. There is a strange museum, known as Quinsey Wolfe’s Glass Vault, that appears overnight. Perrie Madeline’s best friend and ex-boyfriend are among the missing. Perrie, along with her friend August, go on a pursuit to search for them in the […]

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Review:: Alice: The Wanderland Chronicles :: J.M. Sullivan

Do you ever read something and that starts you off on a hunt for as many books with a similar theme as you can find? This happens to me pretty often – I pick something up and all of a sudden need to read alllll the books about witches, or cults, or coming of age, […]

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