Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb: Book Review

Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb  My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Margaret Astrid Lindholm Ogden, widely known in the fantasy world by her pen name Robin Hobb, published her first novel in the Realm of the Elderlings back in 1995. She recently (2017) completed her series of 13 main novels with the release of Assassin’s Fate….

Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo (Book Review)

Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo My rating: 2 of 5 stars Book synopsis: Kaz Brekker is a cunning and ever-resourcefull young thieving mastermind, conducting business for the Dregs in Ketterdam, a hub of international trade and much criminal activity. When Kaz is taken by an unknown party he is sure he’s gotten himself into…

The Providence of Fire by Brian Staveley (Book Review)

The Providence of Fire by Brian Staveley My rating: 2 of 5 stars If you haven’t read the first book of the trilogy, you can read my spoiler free review of The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley (Book Review) instead! Book synopsis: Shortly after discovering the truth about who assassinated her father, Adare makes a desperate move…

The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley (Book Review)

The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars Book synopsis: The empire of Annur is in turmoil after the treacherous murder of Sanlitun hui Malkeenian. Next in kin and in possession of the Unhewn Throne is his son, Kaden, who, living in the monastery of Ashk’lan hidden in the edge of…

Birthday Book Haul (December 2016)

Welcome, to the last book haul of the year! We made it, already, to the last month of 2016 and while one would expect that a birthday book haul would include a massive collection of new books, I am proud to say that this month I got a pretty decent stack. Swimming Lessons by Claire Fuller…

Book Haul (September 2016)

Since I didn’t do a book haul for August beware: This is going to be a huge one! I’ll start of in the chronological order in which I acquired the books and we’ll go on from there. So let’s do this: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton The Miniaturist has been on my radar for quite…

New Book Releases (September 2016)

How is summer over already? September means back to school or back to work for most of us. But September should also be fun and to make this month less stressful and more carefree we can always turn to books. Here are the new book titles coming out during the month of September: Fiction Jerusalem…

New Book Releases (August 2016)

It’s this time of the month again for us to check out some of the new book releases for the month of August! 🙂 Fiction All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood (release date: 9th of August) To start this month’s new releases and suggestions, we have a debut novel that sounds like a…

In the Afterlight by Alexandra Bracken (Book Review)

In The Afterlight by Alexandra Bracken My rating: 2 of 5 stars What this book is about (if you haven’t read The Darkest Minds or Never Fade be warned, there are spoilers ahead for these books. Click here to read my reviews of Book 1 The Darkest Minds and Book 2 Never Fade): Ruby, Chubs,…

Cress by Marissa Meyer (Book Review)

Cress by Marissa Meyer My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars What this book is about (If you haven’t read Cinder or Scarlet by the same author be warned, spoilers ahead!): Cinder, Thorne, Scarlet and Wolfe are hiding from Levana and her forces on the Rampion while trying to come up with a plan on how…