Marissa Meyer

Books Reviews Young Adult Fiction

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

October 9, 2019
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

The second book of the Lunar Chronicles might be my favourite, so far anyway. Scarlet was the reason I picked up this series as I planned to use it for my dissertation with it containing Red Riding Hood themes and similarities. The bonus was I absolutely loved the book. Just as Cinder was a multiple POV book so too is Scarlet. As well as Cinder and Kai's perspective…

Books Reviews Young Adult Fiction

Cinder by Marissa Meyer

October 7, 2019
Cinder by Marissa Meyer

I'm horrified with myself that I've only just started this series. I've had people recommending it for years and for some ridiculous reason I never picked it up. I think the blame lies on the years of the 'Jar of Shame' that helped me pick my next read. Since I've got rid of that I've been reading so much more. Where to start. Basically, Cinder is a cyborg.…

Books Fairy Loot Unboxings

August Fairyloot

September 19, 2019
August Fairyloot Things Are Not What They Seem

One of, if not my favourite Fairyloot box to date. There were so many incredible items surrounding the theme 'Things Are Not What They Seem'. It's such a unique concept for a theme and I loved it. It focused on books where there's some kind of deception be it magic or political. Very happy with this one. And the book is gorgeous! I managed to guess the book…

Books Read-a-thon

OWLs Readathon

April 8, 2019
Hogwarts Crest

The OWLs is a magical readathon created and hosted by G from Book Roast. It's based around the exams a student of Hogwarts would take with each exam being a prompt to pick a book. This is my first time participating in this readathon and I'm so excited. Later in the year, I believe there is a follow-up readathon where your TBR is based around the 'exams' you…