Today I have my spoiler-free review of The Fallen Kingdom by Elizabeth May for you. This is the final book in The Falconer trilogy and you can check out my spoiler-free reviews of the first two books here: The Falconer & The Vanishing Throne. This series follows a Scottish girl called Aileana Kameron in Edinburgh in the 1800’s. The books are filled with fae and Scottish / Celtic folklore, I loved them!
The Fallen Kingdom by Elizabeth May – The Falconer, #3
- US hardcover – 389 pages
- Release date: 13th of June 2017
- Published by Chronicle Books
- ISBN: 1452128839
- Goodreads page for The Fallen Kingdom here!
I’ve been posting a lot of reviews lately, I’m so glad to be out of my reading slump. Me and Rabid Blog decided to buddy read This Savage Song by V. E. Schwab. I ended up reading the whole book in one day. I hardly ever read whole books in a single day, so that shows just how much I enjoyed it! Here is my spoiler-free review.
This Savage Song by V. E. Schwab – Monsters of Verity, #1
- UK paperback – 411 pages
- Release date: 7th of June 2016
- Published by Titan Books
- ISBN: 1785652745
- Goodreads page for This Savage Song here!
This evening I have my spoiler-free review of Sealskin by Su Bristow for you. I had mixed feelings about this book, but I ended up enjoying it and giving it 4 stars. This book is set in an isolated fishing village in the north of Scotland and includes folklore about selkies. As you may know, I loved Scottish folklore in books, so thank you Orenda books for sending me a copy!
Sealskin by Su Bristow
- UK paperback – 276 pages
- Release date: 1st of May 2017
- Published by Orenda Books
- ISBN: 1910633607
- Goodreads page for Sealskin here!
Tonight I have my June wrap-up for you. This month I managed to read 6 books which I am very happy about. This makes June my best reading month since January 2016! Continue reading
I can’t believe this is the 6th book I’ve read in July. I haven’t had a reading month this good since January 2016! Today I have a spoiler-free review of Sofia Khan Is Not Obliged for you, I absolutely loved this book definitely recommend it!
Sofia Khan Is Not Obliged by Ayisha Malik – Sofia Khan, #1
- UK paperback – 456 pages
- Release date: 3rd of September 2015
- Published by Twenty7
- ISBN: 1785770039
- Goodreads page for Sofia Khan Is Not Obliged here!
So far my series of Top 5’s has mainly been about books, so I thought I would do a post about bookish candles. Meraki Candles is my favourite candle shop and the postage is really affordable in Europe, because the shop is based in Scotland (also the owner Heather is also lovely). You can find the shop on Etsy here! Continue reading
Today I have my spoiler-free review of Son of the Shadows by Juliet Marillier for you. This is the sequel to Daughter of the Forest, and you can find my spoiler-free review for that here! Let me know if you’ve read any of Juliet Marillier’s books – she’s fast becoming one of my favourite authors!
Son of the Shadows by Julier Marillier – The Sevenwaters Trilogy, #2
- Canadian trade paperback – 462 pages
- Release date: 6th of March 2002
- Published by Tor books
- ISBN: 0312875290
- Goodreads page for Son of the Shadows here!