Review: ‘Norse Mythology’ By Neil Gaiman

Norse Mythology By Neil Gaiman Publisher: W. W. Norton & CompanyDate: 2018Pages: 301Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  MythologyDays to Read: 7Purchase Locations: Amazon & Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Neil Gaiman, long inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction, presents a bravura rendition of the Norse gods and their world from their origin though their upheaval in…

Review: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ By Kevin Kwan

Crazy Rich Asians By Kevin Kwan Book #1 in the Crazy Rich Asians Series Publisher: DoubledayDate: 2013Pages: 403Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  ContemporaryDays to Read: 12Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Crazy Rich Asians is the outrageously funny debut novel about three super-rich, pedigreed Chinese families and the gossip, backbiting, and scheming that occurs when the heir to one…

Review: ‘Girls with Sharp Sticks’ by Suzanne Young

‘Girls with Sharp Sticks’ By Suzanne Young Girls with Sharp Sticks #1 Publisher: Simon PulseDate: 2019Pages: 400Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  Science FictionDays to Read: 3Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD The Girls of Innovations Academy are beautiful and well-behaved—it says so on their report cards. Under the watchful gaze of their Guardians, the all-girl boarding school offers an…

Review: ‘Milk and Honey’ By Rupi Kaur

Milk and Honey Rupi Kaur Publisher: Create SpaceDate: 2014Pages: 204Fiction/Non-Fiction: Non FictionGenre:  PoetryDays to Read: 1Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Milk and honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different…

Review: ‘The Iron Trial’ By Holly Black and Cassandra Clare

The Iron Trial By Cassandra Clare and Holly Black Publisher: Scholastic PressDate: 2014Pages: 295Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  FantasyDays to Read: 14Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD All his life, Call has been warned by his father to stay away from magic. To succeed at the Iron Trial and be admitted into the vaunted Magisterium school would bring bad things….

Review: ‘Everblaze’ By Shannon Messenger

‘Everblaze’ By Shannon Messenger Book #3 in the Keeper of Lost Cities Series Publisher: Aladdin Date: 2014Pages: 624Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  FantasyDays to Read: 15Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Sophie Foster is ready to fight back. Her talents are getting stronger, and with the elusive Black Swan group ignoring her calls for help, she’s determined to find…

Review: ‘Sword of Summer’ By Rick Riordan

‘Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: The Sword of Summer’ By Rick Riordan Book #1 in the Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard Series Publisher: Disney Hyperion Date: 2015Pages: 491Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  MythologyDays to Read: 9Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Magnus Chase has seen his share of trouble. Ever since that terrible night two…

Review: ‘Queen of Shadows’ By Sarah J. Maas

‘Queen of Shadows’ By Sarah J. Maas Book #4 in the Throne of Glass Series Publisher: BloomsburyDate: 2015Pages: 648Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  FantasyDays to Read: 5Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Everyone Celaena Sardothien loves has been taken from her. But she’s at last returned to the empire—for vengeance, to rescue her once-glorious kingdom, and to confront…