Book Review: The Bloody Chamber

Book Review: The Bloody Chamber

Next to Du Maurier, Angela Carter is one of my all-time favourite storytellers. Her masterpiece The Bloody Chamber sees Carter spin subversively dark and sensual versions of familiar fairy tales and legends like Little Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Puss in Boots, and Beauty and the…

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Book Review: Birthday Girl by Haruki Murakami

Book Review: Birthday Girl by Haruki Murakami

So, it’s been a while… A detailed explanation for my mysterious vanishing will be provided in another post, but the short story for my disappearance is that for the past few months I have been struggling greatly with major depressive disorder and anxiety along with…

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Book Review: Paris For One And Other Stories

Book Review: Paris For One And Other Stories

Photo: Penguin Random House UK Thank you to the team at Penguin UK’s Michael Joseph for granting me a copy of Jojo Moyes’ Paris For One and Other Stories via NetGalley. Paris For One and Other Stories is a collection of short stories written by British novelist Jojo…

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Halloween Reads: Hanover House Book Review

Halloween Reads: Hanover House Book Review

Happy Halloween, bookworms! Now that October is officially Octover and we’re gearing up for a holly-jolly Christmas, I thought I’d share the book that has had me so engrossed this spooky season. Hanover House by Brenda Novak. Thank you to St. Martin’s Press for sending…

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Book Review: The Bane Chronicles

Book Review: The Bane Chronicles

An illustrated paperback that tells eleven exciting adventures about immortal warlock Magnus Bane. A fan-favourite character from Cassandra Clare’s Shadowhunter Chronicles, Magnus features in The Mortal Instruments, The Infernal Devices, Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy, City of Bones movie and the soon to be ABC Family series Shadowhunters. Magnus…

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