Posted in 2017, Books, December, Fantasy, Horror, Reviews, Young Adult

Hollow City – Book Review

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A few years ago, I read Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children and simply enjoyed it! It has a fantastic concept and memorable characters, so when it finished, I couldn’t wait for the sequel. Now, I have a habit of planning to get a sequel to any book as soon as possible…only to actually getting round to buying a copy years later (who else does this?).

Once I finally got a copy, I immediately read it and here’s what I think of it! Continue reading “Hollow City – Book Review”

Posted in 2017, Books, Christmas, December, Poems, Reviews, Short Stories, Young Adult

I’ll Be Home for Christmas – Blog Tour and Read-Along

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As part of The Little Contemporary Corner’s blog tour and read-along, I’ve been reading a short story and poem collection called I’ll Be Home for Christmas. I’ve been asked to review a short story as part of the blog tour, so here is what I think of Melvin Burgess’ When Daddy Comes Home. Continue reading “I’ll Be Home for Christmas – Blog Tour and Read-Along”

Posted in 2017, Book Events, Books, December, Discussion, Sci-Fi, Young Adult

An Evening With Lauren James – Book Event

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A few weeks ago, I went to a Waterstones book event in Manchester to see Lauren James talk about her new book, The Loneliest Girl in the Universe, which is her third Young-Adult book. I had heard of the book quite a few times with many people showing lots of interest in it. Alongside the fact that I love reading stories set in space, it convinced me into getting the book for myself and learning more about it as well as Lauren James herself. Continue reading “An Evening With Lauren James – Book Event”