fantasy, review, young adult

Queen Of Air And Darkness – Cassandra Clare

“We are dust and shadows,” Emma said. “I guess we’re all ashes too.” Blurb: “Innocent blood has been spilled on the steps of the Council Hall, the sacred stronghold of the Shadowhunters. In the wake of the tragic death of Livia Blackthorn, the Clave teeters on the brink of civil war. One fragment of the… Continue reading Queen Of Air And Darkness – Cassandra Clare

fantasy, Rereads, review, young adult

Reread | City Of Bones

"All the stories are true." Blurb: "When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder― much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into thin air. It's hard to call the… Continue reading Reread | City Of Bones

discussion

Should Good Things End?

It's natural to not want books to end; to wish we could get endless information about our favourite characters, to know they're alright after the story ends. A few year ago, John Green addressed questions about The Fault In Our Stars by saying he had no right to dictate what happened after the end of… Continue reading Should Good Things End?

discussion, lgbt

My Sexuality In Fiction

While it may be hard for many to believe, I didn’t hear the term “bisexual” until I was fifteen. Up to that point I was very aware of my attraction to men and women so I didn’t fit into the gay or lesbian categories. It was the introduction of a character in the TV show… Continue reading My Sexuality In Fiction

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

book tag, young adult

Unpopular Opinion Tag

I stumbled across this tag on AddictedtoYA 's blog so I thought I'd do it as it seemed really interesting. So let's get to it! A Popular Book Or Series That You Didn't Like For this I just had to pick Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins. I started this series after I saw all the hype about the fact… Continue reading Unpopular Opinion Tag

review, shadowhunters, young adult

Welcome To Shadowhunter Academy – Cassandra Clare & Sarah Rees Brennan

*spoiler warning: Don't read this book or this review until you've finished City of Heavenly Fire* Blurb: "After living as a mundane and a vampire, Simon never thought he would become a shadowhunter, but today he begins his training at Shadowhunter Academy." To my fellow Cassandra Clare/ The Mortal Instruments fans, I must raise my hands… Continue reading Welcome To Shadowhunter Academy – Cassandra Clare & Sarah Rees Brennan