July TBR Strategy

So I've been doing these monthly TBR strategy posts since April.  I find they're really helpful for organising my thoughts and tackling small-term reading goals.  Here's my strategy for July.

Review: False Hearts

Conjoined twins!  Cults!  Dystopian San Francisco! Murder!  I took one look and realised that this would be a unique read and just ticks so many boxes for me.  I was really impressed by this book -- I ended up really enjoying it and am officially a Laura Lam fan.

Instagram Sundays

Happy Sunday!  It's absolutely sweltering in England today (and I'm from Southern California), so we are all indoors! I really love the simple cover of Gilded Cage complimented by the brick and the flowers here.  I've heard good things about this one, and I'm looking forward to getting going! A sneaky shot of the mini … Continue reading Instagram Sundays

ARC Review: Flame in the Mist

I read The Wrath and the Dawn for the first time in anticipation of Flame in the Mist's release, but I really wish I hadn't -- I couldn't help but compare the two.  I did enjoy this book -- it has a well-constructed world filled with interesting men and women and a hint of magic.  But where The Wrath and the Dawn drew me in instantly, Flame in the Mist was a little more slow to start.

Review: Norse Mythology

I absolutely adore Neil Gaiman and snapped up a copy of this book in hardback within a month of publication. I'm a huge fan of mythology, but know so little about Norse mythology. This is a great introduction to the world of Thor, Loki, Odin, and the whole host of gods and goddesses that inhabit Asgard that have becoming more and more mainstream.