contemporary, review, young adult

Kindred Spirits – Rainbow Rowell

“However Elena changed or grew, Star Wars seemed to be there for her in a new way.”   “If you broke Elena’s heart, Star Wars would spill out. So when she decides to queue outside her local cinema to see the new movie, she’s expecting a celebration with crowds of people who love Han, Luke… Continue reading Kindred Spirits – Rainbow Rowell

adaptations, Dystopian, review, young adult

Book To Movie Talk | Allegiant

*not spoiler free* When I saw the first trailer for Allegiant, my expectations were low. As more trailers and teasers were released my expectations continued to sink. I doubted the film itself would be good let alone accurate. I knew going into the cinema screen that this adaptation would not be the Allegiant I hold… Continue reading Book To Movie Talk | Allegiant

fantasy, review, shadowhunters, young adult

Lady Midnight – Cassandra Clare

“Cristina handed Emma’s stele back to her. ‘I’ve always wanted a parabatai.’ She said a little wistfully. ‘Someone who is sworn to protect you and watch your back. A best friend forever, for your whole life.”     Blurb: “In a secret world where half-angel warriors are sworn to fight demons, parabatai is a sacred… Continue reading Lady Midnight – Cassandra Clare

contemporary, review, romance

The Curious Charms Of Arthur Pepper – Phaedra Patrick

"Would she want you to be sad?" "No. But it's hard." Blurb: “Sixty-nine-year-old Arthur Pepper lives a simple life. He gets out of bed at precisely 7:30am, just as he did when his wife, Miriam, was alive. He dresses in the same grey slacks and mustard sweater vest, waters his plant, Frederica, and heads out… Continue reading The Curious Charms Of Arthur Pepper – Phaedra Patrick