Rosewater by Tade Thompson Review

Rosewater by Tade Thompson is a sci fi novel set in Nigeria in the year 2066, about a secret agent(of sort) with special abilities whose colleagues are being mysteriously killed one by one. These are individuals who have the same abilities as the main character and are the people he trained with. The main characterContinue reading “Rosewater by Tade Thompson Review”

An Ember In The Ashes by Sabaa Tahir Review

“You are full of life Laia. Full of life and dark and strength and spirit. You are in our dreams. You will burn for you are an ember in the ashes. That is your destiny” This month me and the lovely Anna Harte buddy read An Ember in The Ashes by Sabaa Tahir. An EmberContinue reading “An Ember In The Ashes by Sabaa Tahir Review”

84K by Claire North Review

Ever since reading The First 15 Lives of Harry August I fell in love with Claire North’s writing, the book was an absolute masterpiece. 84 K is a tiny bit short of a masterpiece but still an enthralling read. It takes place within a dystopian future in England with the Government having teamed up withContinue reading “84K by Claire North Review”

A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza Review

For many years now I’ve wanted to read a book that i really connect with personally, emotionally and culturally as i am a Scottish/Pakistani and also Muslim. A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirzani is finally one of those novels that i have connected with and i am so happy about it. The storyContinue reading “A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza Review”

Dune Song by Anissa M Bouziane

Gripping, Philosophical and a journey of self discovery. These are some of the words that come to mind when i think about this novel. Dune Song by Anissa M Bounziane is a novel about finding peace and recapturing that feeling of losing something within you. The novel tells the story of Jeehan Nathaar a MoroccanContinue reading “Dune Song by Anissa M Bouziane”

Believe Me by JP Delaney Review

“I say it with such offhand nonchalance,such gratitude, that even i’d be surprised to discover it’s a lie. But then, this isn’t lying. This is behaving truthfully under imaginary circumstances. Which as you’ll discover, is very different” Firstly I would like to personally thank Quercus Books for sending me a copy of this book andContinue reading “Believe Me by JP Delaney Review”

The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton Review

There are many words I can use to describe this book, clever, extraordinary, genius and full of suspense. This is one of those books that I’ll remember in the years to come and one that even I’ll reread because that’s something I hardly do. On the surface The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle seems likeContinue reading “The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton Review”

Sirens by Joseph Knox Review

“I realised I’d been grateful for the madness. Without it, memories swelled, bruised and blossomed, until I thought I must be wearing them on my face like black eyes. I turned and looked out the window”. Ever since I’ve really started enjoying books I’ve always been drawn to detective thrillers. So far I’ve read three thisContinue reading “Sirens by Joseph Knox Review”

The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas Review

There are so many words I can use to describe how this book made me feel. It made me angry, frustrated, disappointed in the fact that that happened in the story still happen. It also made me laugh hard and epitomised the importance of family and togetherness. As together we are more powerful than justContinue reading “The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas Review”