31.08.2022

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The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August: book review

Author: Claire North (aka Kate Griffin and Catherine Webb) Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group Year: April 2014 Rating: OK, I have so many mixed feelings about this book! The #MonthlyTitles challenge for August turned out to be quite more challenging than I anticipated. First, because this book…

28.08.2022

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Water’s Calling: book review

Author: Courtney Pollman-Turner Genre: Fantasy, Romance Publisher: SmashBear Publishing Year: August 2022 Rating: An eBook copy was kindly provided to me by SmashBear Publishing. This is going to be a long one, but I just want to say so much about Water’s Calling! When the lovely team at SmashBear Publishing…

31.07.2022

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Christmas in July: book review

Author: Enni Amanda Genre: Holiday Fiction, Romance Publisher: Lumi Publishing Year: November 2020 Rating: A short review for a short read. Christmas in July by Enni Amanda was my pick for July’s #MonthlyTitles book challenge. So let’s see, where do I start? I knew it, by picking a book that…

30.06.2022

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Seven Days in June: book review

Author: Tia Williams Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Romance Publisher: Quercus Year: June 2021 Rating: Hey bookish people, we’re half way through the #MonthlyTitles book challenge (for more information, check my social media accounts to learn all about it). As you know, June was dedicated to Seven Days in June by Tia…

31.05.2022

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Mother May I: book review

Author: Joshilyn Jackson Genre: Thriller, Mystery, Crime Fiction Publisher: Raven Books (Bloomsbury Publishing) Year: May 2021 Rating: My choice for the #MonthlyTitles book challenge for May was… Mother May I by Joshilyn Jackson! Wow, this book was so intense! It gives me the chills just thinking about it. It is…

30.04.2022

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The Enchanted April: book review

Author: Elizabeth von Arnim Genre: Classics, Romance, Literary Fiction Year: 1922 Rating: I will try to keep this review short and sweet, just the way the book was! The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim is the perfect book for April, it really is enchanted! It will definitely make you…

31.03.2022

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The Violets of March: book review

Author: Sarah Jio Genre: Literary Fiction, Contemporary Romance, Women’s Fiction Publisher: Plume Books Year: April 2011 Rating: Sarah Jio’s writing captivated me from the beginning of the book and this was her first novel! It was so easy to get into the story and the more I read, the more…

28.02.2022

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Sunflowers in February: book review

Author: Phyllida Shrimpton Genre: YA, Contemporary Fiction Publisher: Hot Key Books Year: February 2018 Rating: I always say that each book is different for everyone, every reader experiences it in a unique way. However, with Sunflowers in February I couldn’t help but think, what would somebody not like about this…

31.01.2022

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The Ten Thousand Doors of January: book review

Author: Alix E. Harrow Genre: Fantasy; Historical Fiction; Bildungsroman  Publisher: Orbit Year: 2019 Rating: Where do I start? When I started this book, I was a bit sceptical, as I always am when reading fantasy. I just wanted it to be good. And it was good, it just lacked something….

26.01.2022

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Where Decay Sleeps: book review

Author: Anna Cheung Genre: Gothic; Horror; Poetry Publisher: Haunt Publishing Year: 2021 Rating: The amazing Rebecca Wojturska, Managing Director and Editor of Haunt Publishing, very kindly provided me with a copy of this book in exchange of an honest review, so here it goes! Where Decay Sleeps is a dark,…