BLOG TOUR | What Unbreakable Looks Like by Kate McLaughlin

The human body’s a resilient thing. It heals with very little memory of what’s been done to it. Maybe a scar, something tender. It’s the mind that carries all the damage, that remembers all the pain. The mind that gets twisted and broken chapter one Clean sheets. That’s what I’m dreaming about when some- thingContinue reading “BLOG TOUR | What Unbreakable Looks Like by Kate McLaughlin”

I’M BACK, BABY! | ARC REVIEW | Queen of Coin and Whispers by Helen Corcoran

Title: QUEEN OF COIN AND WHISPERS Author: HELEN CORCORAN Releases: 6TH APRIL 2020 by THE O’BRIEN PRESS Genre: YA FANTASY – LGBT TWs: Death, abuse, child death, PTSD ‘She loved me as I loved her, fierce as a bloodied blade.’ When teenage queen Lia inherits her corrupt uncle’s bankrupt kingdom, she brings a a newContinue reading “I’M BACK, BABY! | ARC REVIEW | Queen of Coin and Whispers by Helen Corcoran”

REVIEW | A Shroud of Leaves by Rebecca Alexander (Sage Westfield, #2)

Title: A SHROUD OF LEAVES Author: REBECCA ALEXANDER Released: 9TH JULY 2019 by TITAN BOOKS Genre: MYSTERY, THRILLER, SUSPENSE TWs: Death, abuse, sexual molestation, animal abuse, alcoholism, familial abuse/dysfunction, child death “Finely observed, beautifully written” Daily Mail on The Secrets of Life and Death “The victim had been buried in a carved hollow in theContinue reading “REVIEW | A Shroud of Leaves by Rebecca Alexander (Sage Westfield, #2)”

ARC REVIEW | The Invited by Jennifer McMahon

Title: THE INVITED Author: JENNIFER MCMAHON Released: 30TH APRIL 2019 by DOUBLEDAY Genre: PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER | GHOST STORY A chilling ghost story with a twist: the New York Times bestselling author of The Winter People returns to the woods of Vermont to tell the story of a husband and wife who don’t simply move into a haunted house–theyContinue reading “ARC REVIEW | The Invited by Jennifer McMahon”

ARC REVIEW | The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta

Title: THE LOST COAST Author: AMY ROSE CAPETTA Released: 14TH MAY 2019 by CANDLEWICK PRESS Genre: YOUNG ADULT FANTASY Rep: LGBTQ+ | TWs: Anxiety, depression, violence, death/murder. The spellbinding tale of six queer witches forging their own paths, shrouded in the mist, magic, and secrets of the ancient California redwoods. Danny didn’t know what sheContinue reading “ARC REVIEW | The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta”

REVIEW | The Kingdom by Jess Rothenberg

Title: THE KINGDOM Author: JESS ROTHENBERG Released: 11TH JULY 2019 by MACMILLAN CHILDREN’S BOOKS Genre: YOUNG ADULT FANTASY SCI-FI TWs: Death, allusion to rape/sexual assault, abuse, self harm. Welcome to the Kingdom… where ‘Happily Ever After’ isn’t just a promise, but a rule.  Glimmering like a jewel behind its gateway, The Kingdom(TM) is an immersiveContinue reading “REVIEW | The Kingdom by Jess Rothenberg”

REVIEW | The Wickerlight (The Wren Hunt #2) by Mary Watson

Title: THE WICKERLIGHT Author: MARY WATSON Released: 30TH MAY 2019 by BLOOMSBURY YA Genre: YOUNG ADULT FANTASY TWs: Death, talk of divorce, talk of adultery, parental separation, abuse, torture – physical and mental. Zara’s family moved to Kilshamble for a new beginning. But everything changed the night her sister was found dead on the villageContinue reading “REVIEW | The Wickerlight (The Wren Hunt #2) by Mary Watson”

ARC REVIEW | All We Could Have Been by T.E. Carter

Title: ALL WE COULD HAVE BEEN Author: T.E. CARTER Released: 23RD APRIL 2019 by FEIWEL & FRIENDS Genre: YOUNG ADULT CONTEMPORARY Rep: LGBTQ+ | TWs: PTSD, anxiety, depression, violence, gore, death/murder. WOW! Just wow… This story has so much soul from start to finish. I found it difficult to put down even to do lifeContinue reading “ARC REVIEW | All We Could Have Been by T.E. Carter”

REVIEW | The Forgotten Girl: A Thriller by Rio Youers

Title: THE FORGOTTEN GIRL Author: RIO YOUERS Released: 28TH MAY 2019 by TITAN BOOKS TWs Graphic violence and body horror. Gore; On the page character death, parental death; Behavior and descriptive language akin to self harm, and references to such; Reference to suicide and suicidal ideation. Genre: ADULT THRILLER | SCI-FI | HORROR This wasContinue reading “REVIEW | The Forgotten Girl: A Thriller by Rio Youers”

ARC REVIEW | Wilder Girls by Rory Power

Title: WILDER GIRLS Author: RORY POWER Released: 9TH JULY 2019 by DELACORTE PRESS REP: LGBTQ+ | TWs taken from https://itsrorypower.com/wilder-girls/: Graphic violence and body horror. Gore; On the page character death, parental death, and animal death, though the animals are not pets; Behavior and descriptive language akin to self harm, and references to such; FoodContinue reading “ARC REVIEW | Wilder Girls by Rory Power”