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Lies Like Wildfire by Jennifer Lynn Alvarez

Lies Like Wildfire by Jennifer Lynn Alvarez

  Occasionally, a young adult thriller comes along that sets the literary world ablaze. Think ‘We Were Liars‘ or ‘One of Us is Lying‘, both fantastic novels where all is not quite as it seems among a group of life-long friends. Now it’s been a few years since those novels were published, and there’s a […]

Posted August 21, 2021 by Kate in review, tour, YA / 1 Comment
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Notes From The Burning Age by Claire North

Notes From The Burning Age by Claire North

One of my favourite genres growing up as a child was sci-fi. Novels, movies, tv – I devoured whatever I could get my hands and eyes on. Yet as an adult, certainly as far as novels are concerned, I’ve grown out of love with sci-fi writing. It’s only upon reading Claire North’s Notes from the […]

Posted July 27, 2021 by Kate in review, tour / 0 Comments
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Truth or Dare by M.J. Arlidge

Truth or Dare by M.J. Arlidge

I’m completely new to the novels of M.J Arlidge and his heroine DI Helen Grace. Initially, I was concerned about coming into a series at its tenth iteration but I needn’t have worried. Arlidge’s writing in Truth or Dare is so tight and fast-paced that there’s no danger of feeling lost.  I was instantly sucked […]

Posted July 1, 2021 by Kate in review, tour / 0 Comments
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This Is How We Are Human by Louise Beech

This Is How We Are Human by Louise Beech

*deep breath* Sigh. How can I describe a book as stunningly beautiful as This Is How We Are Human? How do I summarise, without resorting to superfluous language, the complex relationships of its main characters? Can I do this novel justice without writing an opus of my own? The honest answer is – I don’t […]

Posted June 24, 2021 by Kate in review, tour / 0 Comments
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