Rachel Reviews: City of Bones

Title: City of Bones Author: Cassandra Clare Genre: Urban Fantasy Format: Ebook/PDF Completed: 14th June 2017 Goodreads rating: 4 stars Blurb:  When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder—much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears … Continue reading Rachel Reviews: City of Bones

Rachel Reviews: Nevernight

Title: Nevernight Author: Jay Kristoff Genre: Fantasy Format: Paperback Date Completed: 27th May 2017 Goodreads Rating: 2 (currently. I've been tossing up over whether to give Nevernight a 2 star or a 3 star rating on Goodreads. I sense I'm going to keep changing my mind and adjusting my rating accordingly) Blurb:  Destined to destroy empires Mia Covere is only ten years old … Continue reading Rachel Reviews: Nevernight

Rachel Reviews: The Time Machine

Title: The Time Machine Author: H.G. Wells Genre: Classic Sci-Fi Format: Ebook Date Completed: 12 May 2017 Goodreads Rating: 3 stars Blurb:  When a Victorian scientist propels himself into the year 802,701 AD, he is initially delighted to find that suffering has been replaced by beauty, contentment and peace. Entranced at first by the Eloi, an elfin species descended from man, … Continue reading Rachel Reviews: The Time Machine

Rachel Reviews: The Virgin Suicides

Title: The Virgin Suicides Author: Jeffrey Eugenides Genre: Contemporary Format: Ebook Date Completed: 28 April 2017 Goodreads Rating: 4 stars Blurb:  The five Lisbon sisters are brought up in a strict household, and when the youngest kills herself, the oppression of the remaining sisters intensifies. As Therese, Mary, Bonnie and Lux are pulled deeper into isolation by their domineering mother, a … Continue reading Rachel Reviews: The Virgin Suicides

Rachel Reviews: The Golden Yarn

Title: The Golden Yarn (Mirrorworld, Book 3) Author: Cornelia Funke Genre: Fantasy Format: Paperback Date completed: 18 April 2017 Goodreads rating: 5 stars Blurb:  Jacob Reckless continues to travel the portal in his father's abandoned study. His name has continued to be famous on the other side of the mirror, as a finder of enchanted items and buried secrets. His family and friends, … Continue reading Rachel Reviews: The Golden Yarn