It's Saturday, and it's time for me to review another sampler. This week's choice comes from the Penguin Bingeable Box Set which I received at YALC. Title: All The Bad Apples Author: Moïra Fowley-Doyle Publication Date: 1st August 2019 Synopsis When Deena's wild and mysterious sister Mandy disappears - presumed dead - her family are heartbroken. But Mandy … Continue reading Sampler Saturday: All The Bad Apples
I was intrigued by this week's sampler as it used magic in a way that I had never seen before and it made me feel like it was a bit of a videogame where tasks and skills earn magic. I wanted to see what it was like, so picked up the sampler. Title: Legacy and the … Continue reading Sampler Saturday: Legacy and the Queen
I saw this book quite a bit when it was first released, but never quite fancied it. However I recently found my sampler of it and thought that I would give it a shot and review it. Here are my thoughts on the start of the Queens of Innis Lear. Published: 17th May 2018 Synopsis: … Continue reading Sampler Saturday: The Queens of Innis Lear
Sorry I haven't posted this week, I have been very busy with revision as exams get ever closer. I will hopefully be posting as usual, but please bear with me for the next month or so as, understandably, I will be putting my exams first. Title: I am Thunder Author: Muhammad Khan Publication Date: 25th January 2018 … Continue reading Sampler Saturday: I am Thunder
Yes I am aware that today is Monday, but I was very busy with exams and didn't have time to write a post sorry. Title: Dry Author: Neal & Jarrod Shusterman Publication Date: 2nd October 2018 Synopsis The drought—or the Tap-Out, as everyone calls it—has been going on for a while now. Everyone’s lives have become an endless … Continue reading Sampler Saturday: Dry
Hello again. It's time for another sampler review. While I am aware that A Map of Days has been ought for a while now, I haven't read it yet as I am waiting for it to come out in paperback.For those who have not read it yet, here's my review of the first few chapters … Continue reading A Map of Days: Sampler Saturday
I was tidying my bookshelves recently, when I came across my sampler collection and thought that they would make a good series here. Every week I will read one of these samplers and tell you what I think. I often find that book review can be a bit of annoying to read if you haven't yet read a book as people raving about certain characters can leave you knowing who to root for already, so I thought I would give this a try.