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Dragon Mountain – Katie & Kevin Tsang

Series: Dragon Realms #1Genre: FantasyAudience: Middle GradeLength: 319 pagesDate of Publication: 3rd September 2020 by Simon & Schuster UKPurchase: Amazon | Waterstones | Wordery | Book Depository Katie & Kevin Tsang - Website | Twitter (Katie) Twitter (Kevin)| Goodreads Book is mine and all opinions are entirely my own. Book Synopsis Deep within the mountain,… Continue reading Dragon Mountain – Katie & Kevin Tsang

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Hold Back The Tide by Melinda Salisbury

Book Information: Series: N/A StandaloneGenre: Thriller | ParanormalAudience: Young Adult Page Count: 300Date of Publication: 5th March 2020 by ScholasticPurchase: Amazon | Waterstones | Book Depository| Wordery Melinda Salisbury: Website | Goodreads | TwitterBook is mine and all thoughts are my own. Synopsis (taken from Goodreads) Everyone knows what happened to Alva's mother, all those… Continue reading Hold Back The Tide by Melinda Salisbury

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Thomas Wildus and the Book of Sorrows

Series: The Elandrian Chronicles #1Genre: FantasyAudience: Middle GradeLength: 352 pages (paperback)Date of Publication: 2nd February 2019 by Elandrian PressPurchase: Amazon | Book Depository I have no affiliation, links are there for ease if interested.J.M.Bergen: Goodreads | Website | Finished copy received by Book Publicity Services in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect… Continue reading Thomas Wildus and the Book of Sorrows

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Review: All Fall Down – Sally Nicholls

Statistics: Format - UK PaperbackNumber of Pages - 268Genre - Historical FictionMG/YA/A - YASeries/Standalone - StandaloneDate of publication - 5th September 2019Publisher - Andersen Press Ltd Disclaimer - All Fall Down is based on The Black Death, the deadliest pandemic in our history. If you are not comfortable reading or knowing about a pandemic whilst… Continue reading Review: All Fall Down – Sally Nicholls

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“I can’t decide how I feel about these books” Mini Reviews.

Wow, what a wordy title. It is however the perfect description for the three books I want to talk about in this post because they do leave me with conflicted feelings. They are books I read in June that I hoped would be fast-paced, and deliver on hype surrounding them. Yeah...maybe not. First off, we've… Continue reading “I can’t decide how I feel about these books” Mini Reviews.

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Review: The Familiars

Stats: Title - The FamiliarsAuthor - Stacey HallsGenre - Adult Historical FictionFormat - HardbackStyle - ProseStandalone/series - StandalonePage count - 416 pagesDate of Publication - 7th February 2019 Warning - there is the possibility of minor spoilers regarding the history of The Pendle Witch Trials. It is 1612 and society is all ablaze with fear.… Continue reading Review: The Familiars

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The Diary of a Bookseller

No synopsis is really needed for this memoir because the title speaks for itself - The Diary of a Bookseller. That's all it is. Daily journal entries by Shaun Bythell, a bookseller who owns one the second largest second-hand bookshop in Scotland - The Bookshop. Not exactly inventive but as they say, simplicity is often… Continue reading The Diary of a Bookseller

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Are We All Lemmings and Snowflakes?

Statistics: Title - Are We All Lemmings and Snowflakes? Author - Holly Bourne Series/Standalone - Standalone Book No - N/A Genre - YA Contemporary Date of Publication - 9th August 2018 Number of Pages - 397 Synopsis: Everyone wants to feel "normal." Everyone wants to feel as if they have their life under control, or… Continue reading Are We All Lemmings and Snowflakes?