ARC Review – The Ghost Tree

Title: The Ghost TreeAuthor: Christina HenryRelease Date: 8/9/20E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 50(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Titan Books, via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: When the bodies of two girls are found torn apart in her hometown, Lauren is…

Mini Review – Small Spaces

Title: Small SpacesAuthor: Katherine ArdenSeries: Small spaces #1 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: After suffering a tragic loss, eleven-year-old Ollie only finds solace in books. So when she happens upon a crazed woman at the river threatening to throw a book into the water, Ollie doesn't think--she just acts, stealing the book and running away.…

ARC Review – The Reckless Afterlife of Harriet Stoker

Title: The Reckless Afterlife of Harriet StokerAuthor: Lauren JamesRelease Date: 3rd Sept 2020E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 41(see below for breakdown) 4 stars ★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Walker Books , via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: “Congratulations, new kid. Welcome to the afterlife.” What if…

Mini Review – A Whisper in the Dark

Title: Author: Jessi Elliott and K.J. SuttonSeries: Charlie Travesty #1 3 stars ★★★ From Goodreads: A city ruled by vampires. A disgraced princess. A world underground. Charlotte Travesty lives in a world of comfort. Glittering nightclubs, a lavish mansion, and a staff of humans at her beck and call. Being a royal vampire means her…

Mini Review – Wild Magic

Title: Wild MagicAuthor: Tamora PierceSeries: The Immortals Quartet #1 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: Wildness is a kind of magic Daine has always had a special connection with animals, but only when she’s forced to leave home does she realize it’s more than a knack . . . it’s magic. With this wild magic, not…

Mini Review – Nevermoor: The trials of Morrigan Crow

Title: Nevermoor: The Trails of Morrigan CrowAuthor: Jessica TownsendSeries: Nevermoor #1 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: Morrigan Crow is cursed. Having been born on Eventide, the unluckiest day for any child to be born, she's blamed for all local misfortunes, from hailstorms to heart attacks--and, worst of all, the curse means that Morrigan is doomed…

Shadowhunters Saturday – Clockwork Angel

It's another Shadowhunter Saturday! Where Ellie (Read to Ramble) and I are discussing our journey through the world of the Shadowhunters! If you missed our announcement you can find all the details about this collaboration Here or if you are interested in our thoughts on City of Bones , City of Ashes or City of…

Review – The Final Empire

Title: The Final EmpireAuthor: Brandon SandersonSeries: Mistborn #1E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 51(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: In a world where ash falls from the sky, and mist dominates the night, an evil cloaks the land and stifles all life. The future of the empire rests on the shoulders of a troublemaker and his…

Blog Tour – The Beast and the Bethany

The Beast Will Feast Title: The Beast and the BethanyAuthor: Jack Meggitt-PhilipsIllustrator: Isabelle FollathRelease Date: 1st October 2020E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 54 5 stars ★★★★★ I received an Advanced copy from Egmont , via The Write Reads in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Waterstones: Ebenezer Tweezer is a youthful 511-year-old. He…

Mini Review Monday – Emergency Skin

The Hugo 2020 winner of best novelette Title: Emergency SkinAuthor: N.K JemisinSeries: The Forward Collection 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: What will become of our self-destructed planet? The answer shatters all expectations in this subversive speculation from the Hugo Award–winning author of the Broken Earth trilogy. An explorer returns to gather information from a climate-ravaged…