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The Arabian Nightmare
3.85
really liked it
Plot: I can’t really summarise the plot because of how many stories run into each other and involve the same characters this makes any summary a littl ...more
Mar 2013
Feb 28, 2013
 
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
3.84
liked it
Structure: This is a humorous memoir constructed into a collection of essays, stories from her life, advice and opinions. This sort of structure would ...more
Mar 02, 2014
Feb 27, 2014
 
Witch Child (Witch Child, #1)
3.79
liked it
Plot: This is the story of Mary a British teenager living in the time of the restoration of the monarchy.After he grandmother is accuse of witchcraft ...more
not set
Feb 15, 2014
 
The Batman Adventures: Mad Love
4.31
really liked it
This graphic novel focuses on Harley Quinn's origin story and her abusive relationship with Joker.

I absolutely loved it but I'm aware of the fact tha
...more
Aug 22, 2015
Aug 22, 2015
 
The Compleat Ankh-Morpork: City Guide
4.34
really liked it
This book is not only a really funny guide to the city of Ankh-Morpork it is also a beautiful addition to anyone's discworld collection.

This book incl
...more
Jan 02, 2013
Dec 31, 2012
 
No Remorse (Heart of a Wolf, #1)
3.61
it was ok
This is a werewolf romance, focusing on a loner wolf and how she meets someone who changes her world. Overall the plot is good and the sex scenes of w ...more
Jun 05, 2012
May 20, 2012
 
Wonder
4.42
really liked it
Plot: A boy (August) is entering middle school, after being home schooled all his life, due to frequent hospitalisation as a result of facial disfigur ...more
Feb 08, 2014
Feb 08, 2014
 
Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle, #1)
4.30
it was amazing
Plot: Sophie is the oldest of three sisters so she believes she is doomed to be ordinary, this is proved to be false the day the Witch of the Waste co ...more
Mar 17, 2014
Jan 07, 2013
 
Young Avengers, Volume 1: Style > Substance
4.11
it was amazing
Laugh out loud dialogue and diverse LGBTQ characters, what more could you need.

We are on Earth 212 where teenage Loki is trying to get the avengers t
...more
Aug 28, 2015
Aug 27, 2015
 
Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction's Most Beloved Heroines
4.29
it was amazing
This book is a collection of portraits of the authors favourite literary heroines accompanied by her favourite quote from each character. To start wit ...more
Jan 20, 2014
Jan 20, 2014
 
Tabatha
3.60
it was ok
First things first disclaimer: I received a copy of this book through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. (Although I believe everyone can rea ...more
Aug 25, 2015
Aug 25, 2015
 
Chopsticks
3.72
it was amazing
Form: This is a graphic novel of sorts, instead of illustrations the story is told through photographs and paintings with very little text. To start w ...more
Feb 25, 2014
Feb 25, 2014
 
Letter to My Daughter
4.07
it was amazing
This book is a collection of stories, poems and musings from Angelou's life written to the daughter she never had. (Be aware some of the sections in t ...more
Jan 05, 2014
Jan 02, 2014
 
Buffy: The High School Years - Freaks & Geeks (Buffy: The High School Years, #1)
3.37
really liked it
One of the things I really like about early Buffy is how often the plot is based around friendship and teen drama even while having supernatural end o ...more
Jan 14, 2017
Jan 14, 2017
 
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
3.99
it was amazing
This is seriously one of my new favourite books, and I really just want to quickly recommend it to everyone. I am definitely going to write a full rev ...more
Jun 24, 2013
Jun 21, 2013
 
They're Not Like Us, Vol. 1: Black Holes for the Young
3.38
it was amazing
Disclaimer: I requested this volume as an ARC from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.

2nd Disclaimer: This is going to be less of a review an
...more
Aug 28, 2015
Aug 03, 2015
 
The Lump of Coal
4.02
it was amazing
"The Holiday Season is a time for storytelling and whether you are hearing the story of a candelabra staying lit for more than a week, or a baby born ...more
Dec 14, 2012
Dec 08, 2012
 
Deep Dark Fears
4.05
really liked it
First things first disclaimer: I received a copy of this book through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.

This is an anthology of illustrations
...more
Aug 28, 2015
Aug 28, 2015
 
Choke
3.69
liked it
Palahniuk has a very arresting writing style that is never demonstrated better than in the opening pages of this book. This and the occasional used of ...more
not set
Dec 19, 2013
 
Bridget Jones's Diary (Bridget Jones, #1)
3.75
really liked it
Plot: This is one year of Bridget Jones’s Diary. Bridget is a single 30 something, navigating her love/work life whilst trying to lose weight/give up ...more
Jan 18, 2014
Nov 18, 2013
 
House Mother Normal
3.88
it was amazing
The Positive:

This is the poignant tale of residents at an abusive old peoples home. Each chapter is told in a different voice and this is definitely
...more
Feb 22, 2013
Feb 22, 2013
 
Postcards From The Edge
3.59
it was ok
Plot: Suzanne is an actress in rehab, this book follows her struggle with addiction and her life after rehab.

Form: The first 100 pages are told in jou
...more
Feb 19, 2014
Feb 18, 2014
 
When God Was a Rabbit
3.67
liked it
Plot: This is the story of sections of her and her family's life from her childhood to early 30's. We see the times where love, happiness, disaster an ...more
Dec 20, 2013
Dec 16, 2013
 
The Reader
3.73
really liked it
Plot: This book is in two sections, the first documents passionate affair a teenage boy has with an older woman. The second part deals with the atroci ...more
Dec 21, 2013
Dec 19, 2013
 
The Five People You Meet In Heaven
3.90
it was ok
So as you can tell from the rating I had some problems with this book. Let's start by talking about what I liked.

This is both my favourite Quote and
...more
Jul 04, 2013
Jul 04, 2013
 
The Lambs of London
3.15
liked it
Plot: This is the semi-biographical story of Charles and Mary Lamb, avid readers and fanatical in their love of Shakespeare, as they meet William Irel ...more
Jan 05, 2014
Mar 24, 2012
 
The Thirteenth Tale
3.95
it was amazing
It's going to be hard for me to talk objectively about this book (although I'm obviously going to try) because I loved it so much. So before I begin I ...more
Dec 27, 2013
Apr 28, 2012
 
Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
4.15
really liked it
Plot: This is a fairytale retelling, (of Cinderella), set in a science fictional universe complete. It is also the first book in a four part series.

N
...more
Mar 23, 2013
Jun 22, 2012
 
Hideous Kinky
3.46
liked it
Plot: This is the story of a eccentric hippy mother who takes her two small children to Morocco, on her own journey of self discovery, and financial i ...more
Apr 28, 2013
Apr 27, 2013
 
Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, #2)
4.30
really liked it
It's really hard for me to review this book without ruining the first one, so I'm just going to talk as vaguely as possible.

This book had all the ele
...more
Dec 22, 2013
Dec 22, 2013
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