I am absolutely thrilled to have been chosen as a Bone Season Advocate to help promote Samantha Shannon’s glorious fantasy series. My social media followers will know that I’m a huge fan of the books and am eagerly awaiting the third installment in the series: The Song Rising out on March 7th 2017!
Today I have an exciting sneak peek at the new book in the form of the prologue for The Song Rising. Spoiler warning: It’s probably not a good idea to read the prologue if you haven’t read The Bone Season or The Mime Order. Continue reading
I’ve read some out-there books in my time, but I’ve never before had to answer the “what are you currently reading?” question with: oh, it’s the memoir of a retired alcoholic drag queen who ignores the warning signs and falls in love with a crack-addicted male escort. What the hell, I fancied a glamorous read.
Mild spoilers ahead.
It was impossible to write this review completely spoiler free!
Fuck. Fuck. I don’t know what to do with myself.
The book is over.
And I just … can’t.
Just when you think Sarah J Maas has hit her best, she just keeps getting better. She’s a flipping legend. Continue reading
This book had so much potential. It looked and felt so good at the beginning! I was into the mythology and world-building, I felt that the MC showed promise, and I was excited because “The Star-Touched Queen” felt like a glorious blend of some of my favourite YA fantasies.
Don’t ask me how it’s possible, but Chokshi look elements from some of the best YA literature in recent years, set her damn novel in a gorgeous Indian-esque setting, and still managed to fuck it all up. Continue reading