Morgana Mage in the Robotic Age Inspiration – Amy Bond

Morgana loves robots and longs to attend robotics school in the city. But she’s a witch, living in a magical woodland community: the closest she comes to technology is petting her ancient mechanical familiar, Kitty. She simply doesn’t belong. But when she finally finds a way to the City, she learns of a troubling secret…

First Day Of My Life – Book Review

Overall Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “That’s what they keep telling me. Over and over and over again. It’s for the best. We’re only thinking of you. Time heals everything.“ I’m not crying, you’re crying! Wow, I think I just found another favourite author! This book captured my attention from the very first moment I heard about it,…

Lost in Translation – Book Review

Overall rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “I’d teach you, Charlotte. And I promise, I wouldn’t let you fall.” She’s done it again!! And I think this one might just be my new favourite Audrey Davis book. Thoroughly entertaining and as hilarious as always, but this time, Audrey has taken a much different route to her previous stories. I…

My Top 10 Books of 2020

Oh, 2020. You’re hated by so many, including myself, but aside from all the negatives, you’ve also allowed me to read more and find some amazing new authors. For that, I’ll always be thankful! To end the year on a high, I wanted to share something I’ve not yet done in my short reviewing journey…

A Christmas Rescue – Book Review

Overall Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “Is Australia to blame for your unhappiness or has stepping away from your old life allowed you to see that the life you had planned isn’t making you happy?” I guess it’s a little bit late to be reading a Christmas book right now, but I never want Christmas to end! If…

A Very COVID Christmas – Book Review

Overall Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ “Oh bloody hell. 2020 cannot be over soon enough.” I told myself I couldn’t and wouldn’t read anything COVID related, but when I saw that this one was a rom-com, I felt that it couldn’t be that bad and made an exception – I actually rather enjoyed it! I’ve heard a lot…

This I Can Tell You – Book Review

Overall Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “But sometimes we aren’t pretending, sometimes we don’t remember.” It’s been a while since I’ve read any poetry and I definitely feel like I’ve picked up the best book here to get me back into it! I say this is poetry, but it’s equally a memoir, focusing on the author’s fascinating story…

Banking On Murder – Book Review

Overall Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “It felt that this case became more complicated and confusing by each turn. The more she knew, the less she felt she understood. It was infuriating and fascinating in equal measure.” This book really brightened up my week! I had no idea what to expect but it exceeded all my expectations, combining…

Foul Play – Game Review

Overall Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ I think I’ll always have a deep admiration for creators of card games – the immense work involved to get every mechanic and all the different possibilities working just right always seems to impress me! Having worked in the board/card gaming industry and having a shelf for games almost as big as…

After Eve – Book Review

Overall Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “You’ve made me see things so clearly. What I lost wasn’t lost at all. I just didn’t know where to find it.” I think ‘excited’ was an understatement when I found out the wonderful JB Lexington’s follow up to Forever Eve was in the works! It’s finally here, and I honestly could…