A school story about friendship and with a mysterious villain
A second book that picks up after a bit of a disorientating start
Another entry with a great ending that makes up for an at times confusing middle
A slow book with a style that did not work for me, and an unlikeable main character
I wanted to love this book, as I know it's a highly regarded book, but it was just so impossibly slow. Nothing happens in it at all.
Genre: Fantasy Age Range: MG Star Rating: 4 stars Series: Yes - book 2 *SPOILER ALERT: contains SPOILERS for NERVERMOOR: THE TRIALS OF MORRIGAN CROW* Synopsis: Wunder is gathering in Nevermoor ... Morrigan Crow may have defeated her deadly curse, passed the dangerous trials and joined the mystical Wundrous Society, but her journey into Nevermoor … Continue reading Book Review: WUNDERSMITH, THE CALLING OF MORRIGAN CROW by Jessica Townsend (Middle Grade Monday)
A nice ending to the trilogy, with more plot than the previous instalment!
A slow plot, but fun world and lovely writing
Genre: Fantasy Age Range: YA Star Rating: 4 stars Series: first book of duology Synopsis: When seventeen-year-old Nedra Brysstain leaves her home in the rural, northern territories of Lunar Island to attend the prestigious Yugen Academy, she has only one goal in mind: learn the trade of medicinal alchemy. A scholarship student matriculating with the … Continue reading Book Review: GIVE THE DARK MY LOVE by Beth Revis
Genre: Fantasy Age Range: YA Star Rating: 4/5 stars Series: Yes - book 1 of duology Synopsis: Simon Snow is the worst Chosen One who's ever been chosen. That's what his roommate, Baz, says. And Baz might be evil and a vampire and a complete git, but he's probably right. Half the time, Simon can't even … Continue reading Book Review: CARRY ON by Rainbow Rowell