Review: The Sixth Event


*This book was sent to me through NetGalley in exchange for a honest review*


Source: Goodreads

Title: The Sixth Event
Author: Kristen Morie-Osisek
Publisher: Smashwords Edition

My Rating:



Eighteen-year-old Raquel isn't eighteen anymore...

During Raquel's first semester of college, she witnesses the end of the world, only to wake up in her old room at her parents' house two years in the past. Even worse, it seems she's the only one who remembers—until Chris Lyley, a boy Raquel always thought was a loser, tells her he remembers the catastrophe.

Before long, they both discover new abilities. They're able to understand any language and teleport through time and space. If Raquel and Chris can figure out what caused the end of their world, maybe they can stop it.

Review: Every Heart a Doorway


Source: Goodreads

Title: Every Heart A Doorway
Series: Wayward Children
Author: Seanan McGuire
Publisher: Tor.com

My Rating:


Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children:
No Solicitations
No Visitors
No Guests

Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, and emerging somewhere... else.

But magical lands have little need for used-up miracle children.

Nancy tumbled once, but now she’s back. The things she’s experienced... they change a person. The children under Miss West’s care understand all too well. And each of them is seeking a way back to their own fantasy world.

But Nancy’s arrival marks a change at the Home. There’s a darkness just around each corner, and when tragedy strikes, it’s up to Nancy and her new-found schoolmates to get to the heart of the matter.

No matter the cost.


Book Travelling Thursday





Book Traveling Thursday is a weekly meme created by Danielle and Catia.

This week’s topic is:
 It’s Thanksgiving! Choose a book you’re thankful you read.

Review: It's All Absolutely Fine

*This book was sent to me through NetGalley in exchange for a honest review*


Source: Goodreads

Title: It's all absolutely fine: Life is complicated so I've drawn it instead
Author: Ruby Elliot
Publisher: Trapeze
Release Date: November 17th 2016

My Rating:


IT'S ALL ABSOLUTELY FINE is a darkly comic, honest and unapologetic illustrated account of the daily struggles with mental health. Ruby Elliot, aka Rubyetc, is the talent behind the hit tumblr account, 'Rubyetc', which has over 220k followers and growing. Taking readers on a journey through the ups and downs of life, the book will encompass everything from anxiety, bipolar disorder and body image to depression and identity, shining a light on very real problems - all framed with Ruby's trademark humour and originality.

Ruby balances mental health with humour, making serious issues accessible - and very funny. With the superb talent to capture the essence of human emotion (and to make you laugh out loud), this book is as important and necessary as it is entertaining. IT'S ALL ABSOLUTELY FINE will include mostly never-before-seen material, both written and illustrated, and will be an empowering book that will make you laugh, make you think, and make things ok.

Beat The Backlist Challenge




Beat the Backlist is a challenge created by the amazing blogger Novelknight and it consists on picking up books that have been on your tbr for a while and have been pushed aside by new releases.

Review: Her Dark Curiosity


Source: Goodreads

Title: Her Dark Curiosity
Series: The Madman's Daughter #2
Author: Megan Shepherd
Publisher: Balzer + Bray

My Rating:
 



Inspired by The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, this tantalizing sequel to Megan Shepherd's gothic suspense novel The Madman's Daughter explores the hidden natures of those we love and how far we'll go to save them from themselves.

Back in London after her trip to Dr. Moreau's horrific island, Juliet is rebuilding the life she once knew and trying to forget her father's legacy. But soon it's clear that someone—or something—hasn't forgotten her, as people close to Juliet start falling victim to a murderer who leaves a macabre calling card of three clawlike slashes. Has one of her father's creations also escaped the island?

As Juliet strives to stop a killer while searching for a serum to cure her own worsening illness, she finds herself once more in a world of scandal and danger. Her heart torn in two, her past bubbling to the surface, and her life threatened by an obsessive killer—Juliet will be lucky to escape alive.


The Fall Activities Book Tag



I first saw this post on Novellique's blog and I thought I would do it because it sounded fun. You are all tagged to do it, if you feel like it.


Review: The Girl in 6E


Source: Goodreads

Title: The Girl in 6E
Author: A.R. Torre
Series: Deanna Madden #1
Publisher: Redhook

My Rating:



I haven't touched a human in three years. That seems like it would be a difficult task, but it's not. Not anymore, thanks to the internet.

I am, quite possibly, the most popular recluse ever. Not many shut-ins have a 200-member fan club, a bank account in the seven-figure range, and hundreds of men lining up to pay for undivided attention.

They get satisfaction, I get a distraction. Their secret desires are nothing compared to why I hide... my lust for blood, my love of death.
Taking their money is easy. Keeping all these secrets... one is bound to escape.

What if you hid yourself away because all you could think of was killing? And what if one girl's life depending on you venturing into society?


November Must Reads




This month I have decided not to do a TBR per se but a must reads in the sense that I really don't stick to tbr's all that often, though I still have some books that I will read this month.

And they are:

Source: Goodreads

Pottermore Presents Trilogy
by J.K. Rowling

I really need to get to these. I have been putting them off for a while mostly because I don't know if I really need more information on the world of Hogwarts or if I should leave it as is. Do you know the feeling? Like enough is enough, please don't ruin it?
 That's what I feel with these and that's also why I haven't read "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" that and also the negativity surrounding it...

Source: Goodreads

by Michelle Hodkin

I stopped reading this book in order to get to some Halloween reads for a read-a-thon I was participating in, and I need to read ASAP and finish this series. The last book ended in a such a cliffhanger and I need to know how it ends.
Plus I also miss Mara and her weird ass problems.