Fantasy · Paranormal · Young Adult books

Carnival of Secrets, Melissa Marr

I’ve enjoyed Marr’s previous series, Wicked Lovely, and enjoyed her writing style as well as her fantasy concepts. This first book in the new Untamed City series follows three main characters; Mallory, Aya and Kaleb. In this book, there are two parallel worlds, our human world where the witches live and The City, a brutal… Continue reading Carnival of Secrets, Melissa Marr

Children's books · Fantasy

The School For Good & Evil, Soman Chainani

Sophie and Agatha live in a village where teens are kidnapped by a mysterious School Master, two each year; one for Good, one for Evil. From their birth, everyone suspects which school each child will be chosen for, but none was more certain than Sophie. Beauty typical of any princess, she’s confident she’ll be chosen… Continue reading The School For Good & Evil, Soman Chainani

Fantasy · Young Adult books

Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

I'm many of you have seen this series around. It was popular a few years ago and even had a movie (that was very different to the book). First, I think many of you readers will agree that Mo's job as a book repairer is awesome! Meggie and her dad, Mo, have always loved reading… Continue reading Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

Adventure · Animals · Children's books · Fantasy

Blood Ties (Spirit Animals #3) by Garth Nix

Things finally get real for the team when Meilin's home is under attack by the Conquerors. Her behaviour is consistent with her past behaviour and she sneaks off to go on her own mission; to save her home and father. She's stubborn and thick headed, though I understand her need to help her home, her plan… Continue reading Blood Ties (Spirit Animals #3) by Garth Nix

Adult books · Fantasy

Beyond the Red Mountains, by Greg Johnson

Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my review in any way and the thoughts expressed are my own. This fantasy book’s blurb described Elizabeth and Kelvin, who grew up in two different places and are drawn together by fate.… Continue reading Beyond the Red Mountains, by Greg Johnson

Adventure · Animals · Children's books · Fantasy

Hunted (Spirit Animals #2) by Maggie Stiefvater

In this second instalment in the Spirit Animals series the team continue on their dangerous journey. We learn a startling truth; the spirit animal bond doesn't have to come naturally but can be forced. This shocking revelation completely changes the world, enlarging the Devourer's armies and destroying the sacred bond between human and spirit animal.… Continue reading Hunted (Spirit Animals #2) by Maggie Stiefvater

Fantasy · Young Adult books

The Protectors by Victor Kloss

The third book in The Royal Institute of Magic series, Ben and his friends continue their apprenticeship while trying to find the helm and its Guardian. I enjoyed this newest instalment and the new characters introduced. Not only are they trying to find another piece of the armour and study but the trio must also… Continue reading The Protectors by Victor Kloss