Battles, Quests, and Journeys – Sunday Stack #9

Happy Sunday readers! Today’s Sunday stack prompt was Battles, Quests, and Journeys and I absolutely loved picking books for this stack. I feel like these three things can make or break an adventure novel, and when they are pulled off beautiful it often makes a book my firm favourite. I tried to pick a rangeContinue reading “Battles, Quests, and Journeys – Sunday Stack #9”

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller is a beautiful retelling that struggles with ideas of identity, destiny, relationships, and integrity. It was a heartbreaking tapestry of heroism and bravery, from military prowess to human morality. I absolutely adored this read and happily gave it five stars! Synopsis: Greece in the age of heroes. Patroclus,Continue reading “The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller”

Books You Can’t Wait to Read – Sunday Stack #6

Happy Sunday my lovelies and welcome to the last Sunday Stack of May. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed this little series I’ve started over here and on my bookstagram. It has been absolutely wonderful to see other people taking part as well. Today’s prompt is ‘Books you cannot wait to read’ and, considering Lockdown means that IContinue reading “Books You Can’t Wait to Read – Sunday Stack #6”

The Good Luck Girls by Charlotte Nicole Davis

Trigger Warnings: drug abuse; sexual exploitation; abuse (physical; emotional; sexual); violence. I stumbled across The Good Luck Girls by Charlotte Nicole Davis when perusing my recommendations on Amazon and it instantly caught my eye. This YA dystopia deals with concepts such a slavery, sexual persecuation, prejudice, exploitation, trauma, and much more. It promised to beContinue reading “The Good Luck Girls by Charlotte Nicole Davis”

Favourite Genre – Sunday Stack #5

Happy Sunday Lovelies! I hope this week was alright. I have been balancing planning lessons with reading in the sun and I am loving that it is getting lighter in the evenings now. Today I have another Sunday Stack post for you, with this week’s prompt being Favourite Genres. A reminder that this is aContinue reading “Favourite Genre – Sunday Stack #5”

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

“But it hasn’t gotten me very far, that type of kindness. The world respects people who think they should be running it.” The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid seems to have taken the world by storm, much like the titular actress did in her fictional world. I picked this read upContinue reading “The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid”