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January 2018

Books Top 5 Wednesday

Top 5 Wednesday: Hidden Gems in Your Favorite Genre

January 31, 2018

What is Top 5 Wednesday? Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. Here is the link for the Goodreads group where you can find the list of topics and such.  This weeks topic is: Hidden Gems in Your Favorite Genre My favourite genre is definitely YA Fantasy.  More people need to read this series. It's absolutely incredible. With every book the world…

Books Reviews Sci-Fi

Iron Gold* by Pierce Brown

January 30, 2018

If you have read any of my book posts or know me in person you'll be aware of how much I adore this series. Red Rising became my favourite series the moment I started the first book. I was captivated by the world, the characters and the break neck plot. The classical civilisation geek in me loved seeing all the little details from Greek/Roman culture being weaved into…

Books Graphic Novel Reviews

Sons of the Devil Volume One

January 29, 2018

The premise of this graphic novel had me from the beginning. Last year I read The Girls by Emma Cline (review here) which I thoroughly enjoyed. In fact I read quite a few novels with commune/cult elements and that was what really excited me about this graphic novel. It's described as True Detective meets Orphan Black and also Helter Skelter, um yes pls.  However, all though this was an…