The Death House by Sarah Pinborough Illustrated by: N/A Series: N/A Published: February 26th 2015, Gollancz Edition: Hardback Length: 288 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: YA Fiction, Horror, Science Fiction, Dystopia Where Did I Get It? I borrowed it from Liberty’s library! Blurb: Toby’s life was perfectly normal… until it was unravelled by something as… Continue reading The Death House ~ Book Review
‘Sometimes I think of the sanitorium as some awful creature that feeds on us. In some ways, that’s preferable to the empty unknown.’ – Chapter Five, Page 30 The Death House by Sarah Pinborough Toby’s life was perfectly normal… until it was unravelled by something as simple as a blood test. Taken from his family,… Continue reading Tidbit Tuesday – The Death House
13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough Illustrated by: N/A Series: N/A Published: February 18th 2016, Gollancz Edition: Paperback Length: 405 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: YA Fiction, Contemporary, Horror, Thriller, Mystery Where Did I Get It? I was kindly sent a copy to review after getting all excited about the YALC sampler! Blurb: I was dead… Continue reading 13 Minutes ~ Book Review
I have decided to start a new ‘thing’ on the blog for the year (we’ll see how long it lasts) where I post a ‘tidbit’ or ‘teaser’ from whatever I’m reading that week. The tidbit will be a couple of lines from the book along with the book blurb and a book trailer if I… Continue reading Tidbit Tuesday – 13 Minutes
The first month of a new year can only mean one thing – a new reading goal! In 2017 I am going to try to read 52 books – one a week on average. This 52 is going to include my British Books Challenge (BBC) reads and the books selected by my Book Club throughout… Continue reading My January 2017 TBR
I utterly failed at reading at least one ‘classic’ a month in 2016 – I read a couple and didn’t hate them but the desire to pick up more faltered and faded away as the year went on. Oops. For 2017 I have decided I’m going to join in with the British Books Challenge which… Continue reading British Books Challenge 2017
Today on CFHW I share my reactions to 3 of the sampler books I picked up at YALC – 13 Minutes, Revenger and Girl Hearts Girl.