Books Graphic Novel Reviews

Mooncakes by Wendy Xu and Suzanne Walker

January 22, 2020
Mooncakes by Wendy Xu and Suzanne Walker

This is perhaps the cutest graphic novel I've ever read.  I saw this on Books with Chloe's channel and ordered it straight away. At this point, I'll read anything she recommends.  Mooncakes is a supernatural LGBTQ love story. Nova is a witch and her childhood best friend Tam has just returned. They both had a crush on each other when they were younger but never did anything about it, until…

Books Fantasy Reviews

In An Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

January 21, 2020
In An Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

I'm finally up to date with this series again, well for now. Unsurprisingly, I adored this book. It was so atmospheric and heartbreaking. In this book, we follow Lundy, one of the most prominent characters of the first book in the series and how she both found her door and lost her door. You know from the offset that there isn't going to be a happily ever after…

Books Non-Fiction Reviews

Gossip From The Forest by Sara Maitland

January 16, 2020
Gossip From the Forest by Sara Maitland

This is perhaps one of the most 'out of my comfort zone' books I've ever read. It was brilliant. I say out of my comfort zone because nature writing has never been something I choose to read. It's just not my thing. However, this one was. Gossip From the Forest I have been describing as quasi-non-fiction. It's split into chapters focusing on different woods around the UK and…