*I received an ARC of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own and do not represent the publisher or author.* My experience with YA fantasy at the moment is this: disappointment, after disappointment, after disappointment. But holy moly. This To Kill A Kingdom by Alexandra Christo is… Continue reading Book Review: To Kill A Kingdom by Alexandra Christo
*I received an ARC of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own and do not represent the publisher or author.* If I Tell You by Alicia Tuckerman is a recent enjoyable read for Australian LGBTQ young adult fiction. To me, it felt like a lighter, Australian version… Continue reading Book Review: If I Tell You by Alicia Tuckerman
*I received an ARC of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own and do not represent the publisher or author.* The Queen's Rising by Rebecca Ross follows Brienna, a 17-year-old orphaned girl who is taken in by the prestigious Magnalia House to become a patron of one of… Continue reading Book Review: The Queen’s Rising by Rebecca Ross
I haven't posted on my blog for a while because I've been drowning in uni work! But in light of the release of Sarah J Maas' A Court of Wings and Ruin tomorrow, I figured I'd post my review of the second book in her series, A Court of Mist and Fury (aka, the book that… Continue reading Book Review: A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J Maas
The Broke and the Bookish hold a Top Ten Tuesday meme every week, and though it is Sunday in Australia right now (I have been DROWNING in university work) I'm still going to give it a shot! Fandoms can be a blessing and a curse, but either way, once you're in, you're in. You can never… Continue reading Five Fandoms and Their Must Have Merchandise!
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly book meme created by The Broke and the Bookish, and you should definitely check it out for some bookish fun! This week's topic is all about authors. Who would I love to meet? Who have I met? But since I haven't actually met any authors, ever, I guess I'll just stick to… Continue reading Top Ten Authors I Would KILL to Meet!
When I'm in a reading slump, I always turn to LGBT books for a pick-me-up. I'm not entirely sure why reading about LGBT characters helps me regain my excitement for reading, though it's probably a mixture of me being able to easily relate and me being so sick of reading about straight couples, not because they are… Continue reading Book Review: History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish, and being new to the book blogosphere, one of the main things I wanted to do on my blog was to join a meme! I love making lists (thanks to my mild OCD), so this meme sounded perfect for me! The theme… Continue reading Ten Books You Can Read In One Sitting
I work in the young adult section at Dymocks in Sydney (the largest bookstore in the southern hemisphere, hell yeah) and for weeks, Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard has sat on the shelf calling to me. The cover is beautiful (I'm a sucker for anything that has crowns and blood on it) and the hype around this… Continue reading Book Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
Everybody's got to start somewhere. Welcome to the first ever look inside Em's Worlds. My name is Emily, and this blog was born from my lifelong desire to be a writer. This isn't the first blog I've made. Over the years, I have gone through the same process over and over. My heart would swell with… Continue reading Welcome to Em’s Worlds