Blog Tour | The Sinister Gathering

Blog Tour

The Sinister Gathering

The Sinister Gathering by Diane Ezzard (Sophie Brown #3) ★★★☆☆

Genre: Contemporary, Lite-mystery

Published: 2018

Pages: 243

Thank you to Rachel’s Random Resources for organising the blog tour. All opinions are my own.

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Book Review | The Awakening (DNF’d)

Book Review

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The Awakening by G.A.M. Morris (Miao Shan)

Genre: Fantasy, Historical Fiction

Published: 15th January 2019

Pages: 246

Publisher: Self Published

Note: The author recommends this for readers 18+ due to violence

I was sent a copy of this book by the author for review. This has not influenced my review.

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Christmas/Sales Book Haul

Book Haul

I posted my general Q4 book haul as part of Blogmas, but of course Christmas and Sales brought in more new books!

I was also lucky enough to receive a Waterstones voucher. Any recommendations for what I should get?

Christmas Gifts

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Top 11 Books of 2018

So this is it. Of 101 books I read in 2018, here are my top 11! (I’d planned to go with 10 but really wanted to mention all of these)

Starting off with the best of my 4 star reads:

11. The Girl King by Mimi Yu A fantastic new YA fantasy series. I think this will make a splash when it comes out in a few days (10th January). Thanks to Orion for the early copy. Review coming soon.

10. The Exact Opposite of Okay by Laura StevenI always say I’m not much of a reader of YA contemporary, but this is the first of two on the list. An important read for our time, this is a YA novel which touches on some great topics with a humorous tone. Full review here

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Blogmas Day 24 | January TBR


For January, I’m challenging myself to read the lowest rated books on my GoodReads list. I’m curious to see if they’re worth the lower rating, or maybe I’ll go against the crowd and love them!

A couple of caveats. I’m ignoring any books I have for review, and any books in a series where I haven’t read the previous one.

So, here’s the books I’ll be tackling!

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