📚2📚 Shadow Sands by Robert Bryndza

When Kate Marshall finds the body of a young man floating in the Shadow Sands reservoir, the authorities label it a tragic accident. But the details don’t add up: why was he there in the middle of the night? If he was such a strong swimmer, how did he drown? As Kate and her assistant…

📚1📚 The Ickabog by J.K. Rowling

The kingdom of Cornucopia was once the happiest in the world. It had plenty of gold, a king with the finest moustaches you could possibly imagine, and butchers, bakers and cheesemongers whose exquisite foods made a person dance with delight when they ate them. Everything was perfect – except for the misty Marshlands to the…

#66 Kindle Journey – Little Bones by N V Peacock

I have three names: I was born Leigh-Ann. I became Cherrie. When I was a child, they called me Little Bones… My father was Mr Bones – the notorious serial killer of 25 years ago.As a child I witnessed his crimes.Everything is different now. I have a new identity. I’m a mother. I am finally…

8 Week Kindle Journey – Week 1

Hello everyone! I’m back! Let’s be honest, I’ve had a rough couple of months with moving home and being too stressed to read. However, I am now broke until I get a pay rise or a newer high paying job (thanks mortgage). I’ve been stocking up on both physical books and kindle books over the…

#64 Save Her Soul by Lisa Regan

Just a little note – Hey everyone! I’ve changed the format of my reviews again. I’m constantly improving my technique and I hope you enjoy this new style This series has so far given me so much life! I discovered it last year and it’s so exciting to be able to read about a strong…

#63 The Memory Woods by Sam Lloyd

Elijah has lived in the Memory Wood for as long as he can remember. It’s the only home he’s ever known. Elissa has only just arrived. And she’ll do everything she can to escape. When Elijah stumbles across thirteen-year-old Elissa, in the woods where her abductor is hiding her, he refuses to alert the police….

#45 Jack’s Secret Summer by Jack Ryder

Jack has been dreading the summer holidays – his dad works long hours, and so all he has to look forward to is an empty house. But when his boisterous neighbours, Bruno and Rocco, make it their mission to pull him into an adventure, his life will never be the same again. Together they decide…

June Reading Expectations 2020

Hello everybody!! Hope you’re all doing well and coping in this chaotic time. I’m still working from home and coping rather well. I didn’t read as many books in May as I wanted, finishing with 9/13. In June I’ve split my expectations into two lists. (1) What I Really Want to Read, and (2) Extra…

#44 The Wizards of Once: Knock Three Times by Cressida Cowell

Wish and Xar are outlaws on the run, hunted by Warriors, Wizards and worst of all by WITCHES … Can they find the ingredients for the spell to get rid of Witches before the Kingwitch gets his talons on the Magic-that-Works-on-Iron? Their next Quest is the most terrifying and treacherous of all … and someone…

May Roundup 2020

May passed in a blur. Honestly, I’ve never known a month to go so quickly. I think that by May I’d settled into working from home and life had formed a new routine. I didn’t end up reading as much as I did in April but then I spent more time doing things other than…