Sunday, 28 May 2017

REVIEW: House of Furies by Madeleine Roux

Genre: Young Adult/Horror/Mystery

Publisher: Harper Teen

ISBN: 9780062498618

Format: Hardback/Audio-Book/E-Book

Release Date: May 30th 2017

Links: Goodreads B&N 
Indigo Website

Rating: 8/10


After escaping a harsh school where punishment was the lesson of the day, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton is thrilled to find employment as a maid at a boarding house. But soon after her arrival at Coldthistle House, Louisa begins to realize that the house’s mysterious owner, Mr. Morningside, is providing much more than lodging for his guests. Far from a place of rest, the house is a place of judgment, and Mr. Morningside and his unusual staff are meant to execute their own justice on those who are past being saved.

Monday, 1 May 2017

REVIEW: Lost in a Book by Jennifer Donnelley

Genre: Fantasy/Re-tellings/Young Adult

Publisher: Disney Press

ISBN: 1484780981

Format: Hardcover/E-Book/Paperback

Published: Jan 31st 2017

Links: Goodreads B&N
Indigo Website

Rating: 7/10


Smart, bookish Belle, a captive in the Beast’s castle, has become accustomed to her new home and has befriended its inhabitants. When she comes upon Nevermore, an enchanted book unlike anything else she has seen in the castle, Belle finds herself pulled into its pages and transported to a world of glamour and intrigue. The adventures Belle has always imagined, the dreams she was forced to give up when she became a prisoner, seem within reach again.