Blurb: In a land ruled by a murderous boy-king, each dawn brings heartache to a new family. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, is a monster. Each night he takes a new bride only to have a silk cord wrapped around her throat come morning. When sixteen-year-old Shahrzad’s dearest friend falls victim to Khalid, Shahrzad […]
Everything, Everything AUTHOR: Nicola Yoon PUBLICATION DATE: 1st September, 2015 by Delacorte Books for Young Readers GENRE: YA, Contemporary, Romance FORMAT I OWN: Advanced Reader’s Copy, courtesy of Netgalley MY RATING: 5/5 stars Blurb: My disease is as rare as it is famous. Basically, I’m allergic to the world. I don’t leave my house, have […]
The Knife of Never Letting Go AUTHOR: Patrick Ness PUBLISHED: 22nd October 2008 by Walker GENRE: Young Adult, Sci-Fi, Dystopia SERIES: Chaos Walking #1 EDITION I OWN: UK Paperback PAGES: 479 MY RATING: 5/5 Stars Blurb: Todd Hewitt is the only boy in a town of men. Ever since the settlers were infected with the Noise germ, Todd can hear […]
Eleanor & Park AUTHOR: RAINBOW ROWELL GENRE: YA, CONTEMPORARY, ROMANCE FORMAT I OWN: BORROWED FROM LIBRARY PAGES: 325 MY RATING: 5/5 Blurb: Eleanor is the new girl in town, and with her chaotic family life, her mismatched clothes and unruly red hair, she couldn’t stick out more if she tried. Park is the boy at […]
Clockwork Angel is a brilliantly crafted first book to the Infernal Devices trilogy, a prequel series to the Mortal Instruments series, set in 1800s London. Complete with an amazingly fast-paced and smartly built plot, fantastically developed characters and writing that together make for an addicting and exciting read that will leave you wanting more. At least, it definitely left me wanting more.