We are avid readers with to read lists a mile long and sitting down to review all of them properly takes too much precious reading time and we have busy lives. So, in the style of Modern Mrs Darcy, we are doing a quick round up for you.
What did we read in February? In this post, we highlight each of our favourite reads, from Queen of Air and Darkness in Cassandra Clare's highly popular Shadowhunters world to Kiersten White's Slayer, which takes us back to the world of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
I was hooked from the first chapter. Harper arrives as the last chance to break the curse that has plagued Emberfall for 200 seasons. Rhen assumes this season of wooing a girl will be like every other, but he soon learns that Harper is not like the other girls.
Perfect Ten follows Sam Raines, a seventeen-year-old senior at Athens High in Ohio who wants to become a writer—and who wants to find the perfect guy. With his Wiccan best friend, Meg, Sam performs a love spell. Then, suddenly, he has not one, not two, but three guys appear in his life, each containing his Perfect Ten qualities. What inspired [...]
The end is here: Kingdom of Ash, the seventh (and final) book in the Throne of Glass series, has hit bookshelves (on October 23rd), and Melissa and I have finished this brick of a book (it is nearly 1000 pages long!). Kingdom of Ash official front cover Even though I finished it about a month ago (as of [...]
Note: I was provided with an ARC from A Novel Take PR for a honest review. Pisces Hooks Taurus by Anyta Sunday Series: Signs of Love #4 Publisher: Anyta Sunday (Self-Published) Genre: MM Romance Release Date: October 16th, 2018 Length: 285 pages Book Synopsis: It’s a time for searching, and a time for finding, Pisces: keep casting your line and [...]
Romance is well known for it's focus on relationships (central to the plot) with the happily ever after or happily for now ending.
Melissa's review of The House of Gold by Natasha Solomons:
"The Goldbaums marry Goldbaums. Female Goldbaums host nice parties, have babies and aqcuiese to their husband's requests. Male Goldbaums become bankers and make lots of money..."
Synopsis From #1 New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Jennifer L. Armentrout comes a new story in her Wicked series… She’s everything he wants…. Cold. Heartless. Deadly. Whispers of his name alone bring fear to fae and mortals alike. The Prince. There is nothing in the mortal world more dangerous than him. Haunted [...]
I received a copy from Netgalley Synopsis They wake on a deserted island. Fiona and Miles, high school enemies now stranded together. No memory of how they got there. No plan to follow, no hope to hold on to. Each step forward reveals the mystery behind the forces that brought them here. And soon, the [...]