Review: First Test by Tamora Pierce (The Protector of the Small)

I’m back! Apologies for my sudden absence, a combination of work and personal things coupled with the world being totally on fire at the moment have lead me to fall behind on the review here. Well I’m back with my journey to Tortall and the first book in The Protector of the Small quartet. Keladry…

Blog Tour: The Blood Dimmed Tide by Michael R. Johnston

Hello fellow readers and welcome to my stop on the Random Things Tours blog tour for The Blood Dimmed Tide by Michael R. Johnston! The sequel to The Widening Gyre, praised by Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Library Journal and more!Tajen’s mission to seek aid from the Kelvaki Assembly is cut short when the Zhen invade Earth….

Review: Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

Have you ever had a book rip a hole in your very soul? Have you ever had a book that you threw (softly, because you love it and it has feelings) across the room for the damage it inflicted on you? Have you wept for your favourite characters because you want them to be safe?…

Audiobook Recommendations for Newbies

I only got into audio books last year when I worked a hectic job and found no other time to read. My history with audio books wasn’t great prior to then. I distinctly remember being bored to total tears in primary school when our teacher put on a tape (yes. tape) audio book of The…