REVIEW: Aurora Burning (Aurora Cycle #2) – Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Authors: Amie Kaufman (website / twitter) and Jay Kristoff (website / twitter) UK Publisher: Rock the Boat Genre: Science fiction, YA See Also: Aurora Rising Our heroes are back. Kind of. First, the bad news: An ancient evil – you know, your standard consume-all-life-in-the-galaxy deal – is about to be unleashed. The good news? Squad … Continue reading REVIEW: Aurora Burning (Aurora Cycle #2) – Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

REVIEW: The Fire Never Goes Out – Noelle Stevenson

Author: Noelle Stevenson (website / twitter) UK Publisher: Harper Teen Genre: Memoir, comic, non-fiction From Noelle Stevenson, the New York Times bestselling author-illustrator of Nimona, comes a captivating, honest illustrated memoir that finds her turning an important corner in her creative journey and inviting readers along for the ride. In a collection of essays and … Continue reading REVIEW: The Fire Never Goes Out – Noelle Stevenson

REVIEW: The Court of Miracles – Kester Grant

Author: Kester Grant (website) UK Publisher: HarperVoyager Genre: Historical fiction, YA Liberty 1828 and the citizens of Paris still mourn in the wake of their failed revolution. Among them, in the dark alleys and crumbling cathedrals of the city, the most wretched have gathered into guilds of thieves, assassins – and worse. Together they are known … Continue reading REVIEW: The Court of Miracles – Kester Grant

REVISITED: Cotillion – Georgette Heyer

Author: Georgette Heyer UK Publisher: Arrow Genre: Romance, historical fiction See Also: Charity Girl; Regency Buck; These Old Shades; Frederica Kitty Charing’s life-changing inheritance comes with a catch. Her eccentric and childless guardian, Mr. Penicuik, is leaving Kitty all of his vast fortune – but with one condition. She must marry one of his five grand-nephews. However, … Continue reading REVISITED: Cotillion – Georgette Heyer

REVIEW: How to Build a Boyfriend from Scratch – Sarah Archer

Author: Sarah Archer (website / twitter) UK Publisher: HarperCollins Genre: Science fiction, romcom In the US, this book is titled The Plus One. Dating is hard. Being dateless at your perfect sister's wedding is harder. Meet Kelly. A brilliant but socially awkward robotics engineer desperately seeking a wedding date… Meet Ethan. Intelligent, gorgeous, brings out the … Continue reading REVIEW: How to Build a Boyfriend from Scratch – Sarah Archer

REVIEW: The Faith Machine – Tone Milazzo

Author: Tone Milazzo (website / twitter) Publisher: Running Wild Press Genre: Contemporary science fantasy Welcome to the Strip, where operatives on the fringe command teams of ‘Cards’: Agents cursed with subtle, specialized, and sometimes sloppy psychic powers. Dr Ken Park, Korean-American psychologist and spy, dares to lead six of these Cards. Together, they tackle esoteric threats … Continue reading REVIEW: The Faith Machine – Tone Milazzo