Book Review: “The Next Together” by Lauren James

You tell me “Crimean War”, you tell me “Chemistry”, you tell me “Siege of Carlisle” and by now I  have already rolled my eyes 10 times and you have lost my attention. I will however award the respect that is due to those topics, because even if they may not be my cup of tea…

Book Review: “The Star-Touched Queen” by Roshani Chokshi

If I were Maya, I would be so angry at the world right now, but Maya is a dutiful daughter who will do anything to please her father and his kingdom. She is blamed by all and in particular by the wives in her father’s harem because of her prophetic horoscope predicting that her path…

Book Review: “A Court Of Thorn And Roses” by Sarah J. Maas

It was my first read by Sarah J.Maas and I have very mixed feelings about this book. I didn’t think it was bad, however it was not out of this world fantastic. I suspect it may have fallen victim to its own hype a little, in my opinion. Feyre our main character, in some respect…

Book Review: “The Serpent King” by Jeff Zentner

I could summarise this novel into one very well-known idiom we surely have all come across or even used while conversing in a social setting. “The apple does not fall far from the tree”. However, how true is this? Dillard Early has his whole life ahead of him, but the only thing he sees at…

My stop on the “Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy” tour

Hello everyone and welcome to the last stop on the “Dumplin’” tour. Please feel free to hop on the other stops and enjoy the review.     You don’t need to be a hard-core fan of Dolly Parton to get this, however I am willing to bet that even if you’re not there’s at least…

Blog Tour Stop + Review of “Return to Bluebell Hill” by Rebecca Pugh

Welcome to my stop on the Return to the Bluebell Hill tour where I will be reviewing Rebecca’s Pugh’s recently published debut novel of the same name.  Enjoy! Let me tell you a little story… Newly published author Rebecca’s Pugh is a real testament to the simple but true mantra “Dream, Believe, Achieve”. I am…

Blog tour stop + Review of “Learn to Love Again” by Ellen Faith

Welcome to my tour stop for the “Learn to Love Again” novella by Ellen Faith   Synopsis from  I would like to thank Ellen Faith for providing me with a copy of her novella and here are my thoughts on it. “Learn to Love Again” is both a tale of love and grief. It follows…

My little Parisian book trip!!

Hello everyone, Some of you may have noticed I went on a little trip last week. Yep I was in my home country in France and leisurely behaved like a little tourist in Paris. I was however not looking for fashion but for books. French Young Adult (YA) novels to be more precise. I was…

Book Review: “Insurgent” by Veronica Roth

Synopsis from   Unless you have been living under a rock, if you are a YA lover you would have been aware of the movie coming out this month called “Insurgent”. What, you didn’t?!! Well, now you know. I read this book late last year and it has to be my favourite one in the…

Book Review: “The Elite” by Kiera Cass

Synopsis from  So, this review is about the second instalment of The Selection series by Kiera Cass. I am always a bit wary with sequels so I suppose I had higher expectations for this one. Just like the first novel, this piece was an entertaining read. America, the main character is confronted with the reality…