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Marieke Nijkamp – This Is Where It Ends

Marieke Nijkamp is a Dutch writer and This Is Where It Ends, which came out in 2016, is her debut novel. Soon another standalone novel by her is coming out titled Before I Let Go and it is available for pre-ordering now.

This review will contain spoilers. Continue reading “Marieke Nijkamp – This Is Where It Ends”

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Tricia Levenseller – Daughter of the Pirate King

Daughter of the Pirate King is the first novel in new series and is also the first book written by Tricia Levenseller. The second book Daughter of the Siren Queen is due to come out in February 2018.

Please note that this review contains spoilers.  Continue reading “Tricia Levenseller – Daughter of the Pirate King”

Adam Kay – This is going to hurt

I first heard about Adam Kay’s This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor in The Russell Howard Hour and was immediately interested. The whole interview with Adam Kay seemed unbelievable – are there really people that say that doctors want bigger pay and better hours because they are greedy? As it turns out – yes, there are such people. And this is more of a rant about those people than a review.  Continue reading “Adam Kay – This is going to hurt”

Stephanie Garber – Caraval

on goodreads., penned by Stephany Garber, is the first book in series about Scarlett and Donatella and it came out in January 2017. It is a young adult fantasy book with a bit of romance in it.

The second book titled Legendary is scheduled to come out in May 2018.

Please note that this review contains spoilers.

Continue reading “Stephanie Garber – Caraval”

Holly Black – The coldest girl in the Coldtown

Holly Black is a bestselling author who writes books for children and young adults. She is the author of many well known books, including The Spiderwick Chronicles which I’ve read as a kid. She is mostly writing fantasy stories and her works have received a lot of award nominations.  Continue reading “Holly Black – The coldest girl in the Coldtown”

Stephen Chbosky – The Perks of Being a Walflower

Stephen Chbosky is an American novelist and screenplay writer, who is best known for his book The Perks of Being a Wallflower and screenplays for Rent (film) and Jericho (TV series). The Perks of Being a Walflower were published in 1999 and since then have been turned into a film starring Emma Watson, Logan Lerman and Ezra Miller and received a lot of love from fans.  Continue reading “Stephen Chbosky – The Perks of Being a Walflower”

Anticipated Releases: February

February – the shortest month of them all has a lot of books to offer. Continue reading “Anticipated Releases: February”

Chuck Palahniuk – Fight Club

Everyone has heard about the Fight Club because the first rule of the Fight Club is… You don’t talk about Fight Club. Continue reading “Chuck Palahniuk – Fight Club”

Maureen Johnson – The Name of the Star

Maureen Johnson is an American author who mostly writes young adult fiction, she is best known for Shades of London and Suite Scarlett series.  Continue reading “Maureen Johnson – The Name of the Star”

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