Emily Suvada

Books Illumicrate Unboxings

September Illumicrate

October 30, 2019
September Illumicrate

I said I was going to give it another go and I'm glad I did. The September High Stakes Illumicrate box was so lovely. There were so many items I loved and nothing I didn't really like. The book as well. Oh, it's gorgeous. I think I'm going to try and keep on with this brand too.... Unfortunately, I already had a copy of this book but I'd…

Books Reviews Young Adult Fiction

This Cruel Design by Emily Suvada

September 12, 2019
This Cruel Design by Emily Suvada

This Cruel Design had everything I loved from the first novel This Mortal Coil (review here) and more besides. The characters I'd got to know and love were further developed in This Cruel Design and also questioned which I loved. There was never a moment of surety with anyone which made for such an exciting dynamic. Cole and Catrina's relationship remained my favourite part of the novel. I can't…

Books Read-a-thon TBR

NEWTs Readathon

August 2, 2019
Hogwarts Crest

Round Two of the Hogwarts Read-a-thon hosted by G from Book Roast has begun...and, of course, my TBR is a little late. Gotta stay on brand... This time we are taking our NEWTs. The way you plan your TBR stems from what OWLs you passed and therefore what challenges you can take part in this time around. But let's be real, like G said, read whatever you want…