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The Winter Sisters by Tim Westover – Book Review

The Winter Sisters follows is set in the late 1800’s and follows a city doctor (Dr Waycross) on his move to the small American town of Lawrenceville. Most of the healthcare given to the residents of this town was provided by three sisters, known as The Winter Sisters, considered to be witches or ‘herb women’.… Continue reading The Winter Sisters by Tim Westover – Book Review

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Tales From Behind The Window by Edanur Kuntman – Graphic Novel Review

Tales From Behind The Window is a really short but powerful graphic novel, based on interviews Edanur Kuntman did with her grandmother. It tells the story of three women and how their lives were dictated by each of the patriarchal figures in their lives. The art style was absolutely stunning and worked so incredibly well… Continue reading Tales From Behind The Window by Edanur Kuntman – Graphic Novel Review

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The Power by Naomi Alderman – Book Review (Spoilers because I had too many opinions)

When teenage girls across the world suddenly realise they have power, a power that they can share and give to every other woman, the power dynamics of the world also shift. The Power by Naomi Alderman follows a series of characters as this power is discovered and the changes that follow have huge political and… Continue reading The Power by Naomi Alderman – Book Review (Spoilers because I had too many opinions)

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History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera – Book Review

Griffin is left completely destroyed and heartbroken when ex-boyfriend and best friend Theo unexpectedly dies. History Is All You Left Me follows Griffin looking back on his relationship with Theo whilst he tries to survive in the wake of his death. I think maybe I’m reading too much about death at the moment because this… Continue reading History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera – Book Review

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Dragon Untameable by Ava Richardson – Book Review

Dragon Untameable is the first book I have accessed through NetGalley and I am so happy that I chose this book. Laini is an orphan working in the palace as a maid, until disaster strikes at the Princess’ birthday party, a never-ending night begins and Laini’s unusual powers flair to life. This book contained so… Continue reading Dragon Untameable by Ava Richardson – Book Review

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The Versions of Us by Laura Barnett – Book Review

I’m really not having much luck with my reading at the moment, this is my second two star book in a row, and it started off with so much promise. The Versions of Us is a particularly ambitious book following two characters (Eva and Jim) over three ‘what if’ scenarios after a chance meeting (or… Continue reading The Versions of Us by Laura Barnett – Book Review