Review: The Crown’s Game

***This book was kindly sent for review from Harper Collins Australia***

 

You know that moment when you hear about the book, and you read the synopsis on Goodreads, and then suddenly think about how much you just have to have it? For me, The Crown’s Game cover and synopsis shown out like gold amongst copper. But the question is, did The Crown’s Game  live up to my expectations?

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Review: Illuminae

Do you ever stumble into a book blindly and know nothing about the plot of the book until you start reading? That’s how I tackled Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman’s Illuminae. Of course I had heard a lot about it, a lot of positive things, but I didn’t know what it was about! But with these good thoughts from small birdies, I opened the book and fell down the rabbit hole of book goodness.

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How To Get Into That Writing Mood

In a writer’s life, I think 80%, maybe even up to 90% of their time is spent procrastinating, while whatever is left is spent writing… sort of. Okay, maybe make that like 5% of the time, and then the other 5 is spent eating chocolate (or cake, whichever tickles your fancy) to make up for the guilt we feel. So here’s how you can break that bad habit and turn it into a writing frenzy (hopefully).

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Movie Review: Allegiant

The one thing bookworms want almost most in the world is a true movie adaption. It’s rare when we get a perfect adaption or even an adaption which isn’t too bad. And even though we know to expect it, we’re always disappointed when directors deliver us with something which isn’t the book we had read and loved. The question is, was Allegiant what we hoped it would be?

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