Tag: book

  • Book Review. Once and Future Witches. 5 Stars.

    Book Review. Once and Future Witches. 5 Stars.

    Warning: Some reviews contain minor spoilers, but I keep the best parts vague. Check out my Reading Ranting page for more reviews and thoughts on reading. So many things to love about this book that I’ve probably missed things. What I liked… The writing style was an entertaining combination of eclectic and straightforward. I can’t […]

  • Book to Movie Review. Wicked by Jennifer L. Armentrout 4 stars

    Book to Movie Review. Wicked by Jennifer L. Armentrout 4 stars

    Warning: Some reviews contain minor spoilers, but I keep the best parts vague. Check out my Reading Ranting page for more reviews and thoughts on reading. I know I had a lot of negative things to say about Jennifer’s Blood and Ash series, but her Wicked series was a true favourite of mine. I recently […]

  • Unravelling Writing Advice – Every Scene Must Move the Story Forward

    Unravelling Writing Advice – Every Scene Must Move the Story Forward

    I completely agree with this. But there’s often some misunderstandings as to what elements are capable of moving a story forward. Most people think of plot movement, which is like the skeleton of a story. It’s the structure that holds everything together, otherwise your story is just a mass of flesh and gooey gross body […]

  • Book Review. Gods and Monsters by Shelby Mahurin. 4 stars.

    Book Review. Gods and Monsters by Shelby Mahurin. 4 stars.

    Warning: Contains minor spoilers. Another amazing book from Shelby Mahurin and another amazing series that left me sad that it was over. I can’t live like this… great stories just ending, 😭😭😭 Let’s start with what I liked… Nicolina’s POV was a nice treat. We get another perspective on everything plus her own past and […]

  • Book Review. The Kingdom of Flesh and Fire, and Crown of Guilded Bones by Jennifer L. Armentrout. 2 stars.

    Book Review. The Kingdom of Flesh and Fire, and Crown of Guilded Bones by Jennifer L. Armentrout. 2 stars.

    Warning: Some reviews contain minor spoilers, but I keep the best parts vague. Check out my Reading Ranting page for more reviews and thoughts on reading. Disclosure: I didn’t finish book 3 because I just gave up. Also, this is a pretty negative review. I liked book 1 for the most part, but the series […]

  • Book Review. The Cruel Prince by Holly Black. 4 stars.

    Book Review. The Cruel Prince by Holly Black. 4 stars.

    Warning: Some reviews contain minor spoilers, but I keep the best parts vague. Check out my Reading Ranting page for more reviews and thoughts on reading. I’ve been finding it hard to get into books lately, so I’ve been trying all kinds, including YA. I don’t mind YA when the characters are mature enough that […]

  • Book Review. Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin. 5 stars.

    Book Review. Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin. 5 stars.

    Warning: Some reviews contain minor spoilers, but I keep the best parts vague. Check out my Reading Ranting page for more reviews and thoughts on reading. Serpent & Dove is one of the best books I’ve read in a long time. I liked it from the opening page. What I liked…. The brunette MC with […]

  • Book Review. From Blood and Ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout. 3.5 stars

    Book Review. From Blood and Ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout. 3.5 stars

    Warning: Some reviews contain minor spoilers, but I keep the best parts vague. Check out my Reading Ranting page for more reviews and thoughts on reading. I’ve read a few of Jennifer’s books before. I liked the Titan and Wicked series, though I’ve yet to read Brave. From Blood and Ash is very different to […]