Title: All The Lonely People by David Owen
Release: 10th January 2019
Synopsis: Everyone tells Kat that her online personality – confident, funny, opinionated – isn’t her true self. Kat knows otherwise. The internet is her only way to cope with a bad day, chat with friends who get all her references, make someone laugh. But when she becomes the target of an alt-right trolling campaign, she feels she has no option but to Escape, Delete, Disappear. With her social media shut down, her website erased, her entire online identity void, Kat feels she has cut away her very core: without her virtual self, who is she? She brought it on herself. Or so Wesley keeps telling himself as he dismantles Kat’s world. It’s different, seeing one of his victims in real life and not inside a computer screen – but he’s in too far to back out now. As soon as Kat disappears from the online world, her physical body begins to fade and while everybody else forgets that she exists, Wesley realises he is the only one left who remembers her. Overcome by remorse for what he has done, Wesley resolves to stop her disappearing completely. It might just be the only way to save himself.A moving book focusing on loneliness, social media and how the rise of the internet can quickly take over your life.
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I’m back once again with a new post! It truly is a Christmas miracle! This post however is one I’ve been super excited to do, as I it’s one I did a couple years ago, that I want to bring back!
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Merry Christmas! I hope you had a wonderful day yesterday, and got everything you were hoping for! I thought I’d post another festive book tag, this time I saw it done by Ash from For The Love of Books and thought I’d join in!
A fictional family you would like to spend christmas dinner with?
I’d love to spend it with the Lightwoods! Imagine how funny it would be having Jace, Magnus and Izzy around the Christmas table??
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Long time no see eh? If you hadn’t seen my tweets – I’d decided instead of doing Blogmas this year, I was going to take a break from blogging as it was getting a little much for me. I was starting to struggle a lot more with my mental health, and I needed to take a break.
I’m still on a kinda hiatus (I’ll return fully in January!), but I really wanted to do some Christmas book tags before it’s over!
My lovely Sarah from Book Hooked Nook created her own book tag, and tagged me in it! Thank you Sarah! The images of the questions she also created – go give her some love!
Honestly I’ve read a lot of books with surprises – but this one takes the crown! I was so surprised by how emotional this book was, and how much I ended up loving it!
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Title: Wintersong by S-Jae Jones
Release: 7th February 2017
Synopsis: All her life, Liesl has heard tales of the beautiful, dangerous Goblin King. They’ve enraptured her spirit and inspired her musical compositions. Now eighteen, Liesl can’t help but feel that her musical dreams and childhood fantasies are slipping away.But when her sister is taken by the Goblin King, Liesl must journey to the Underground to save her. Drawn to the strange, captivating world she finds-and the mysterious man who rules it-she soon faces an impossible decision. With time and the old laws working against her, Liesl must discover who she truly is before her fate is sealed.
A fantastical novel that will make you fall in love with the Goblin King all over again.
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Title: Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa
Release: 1st November 2018
Synopsis: Every millennium the missing pieces of the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers are hunted, for they hold the power to call the great Kami Dragon from the sea and ask for any one wish. As a temple burns to the ground Yumeko escapes with its greatest treasure – the first piece of the scroll. And when fate thrusts her into the path of a mysterious samurai she knows he seeks what she has. Kage is under order to kill those who stand in his way but will he be able to complete his mission? Will this be the dawn that sees the dragon wake?
A glimpse into the fantastical world of Japanese mythology, with this thrilling book that you won’t want to put down.
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Title: Halcyon by Rio Youers
Release: 23rd October 2018
Synopsis: Halcyon is the answer for anyone who wants to escape, but paradise isn’t what it seems. A self-sustaining community on a breathtakingly beautiful island, Halcyon is run for people who want to live without fear, crime or greed. Its leader has dedicated her life to the pursuit of Glam Moon, a place of eternal beauty and healing, and believes the pathway there can only be found at the end of pleasure. On the heels of tragedy, Martin Lovegrove moves his family to Halcyon. A couple of months, he tells himself, to retreat from the chaos and grind. Yet he soon begins to suspect there is something beneath Halcyon s perfect veneer. As the founder captivates his young family, Martin sets out to discover the truth of the island, however terrible it might be, where something so perfect hides unimaginable darkness beneath…
A creepy and eerie novel with brilliant storytelling, and a premise that proves that heaven can sometimes be hell.
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November is upon us and spooky month has ended *cries forever*. I absolutely loved October and had SO much fun for Blogtober (you can find all of my posts using the Blogtober 2018 header on my blog!), thank you for joining me!
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The day has arrived…HAPPY HALLOWEEN GUYS!!! The month is nearly over, which means the spookiest of days has arrived, and with it the end of Blogtober! I’m so sad it’s over, but I’m extremely excited to celebrate Halloween with this tag!
I saw this tag on The Sassy Geek, and knew it was something that I had to do on Halloween to end Blogtober in the best way!
Favorite Scary (Must Read) For Halloween
This creeped me out so much, and I absolutely love it!
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Title: The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough
Release: 2nd April 2015
Synopsis: Flora and Henry were born a few blocks from each other, innocent of the forces that might keep a white boy and an African American girl apart; years later they meet again and their mutual love of music sparks an even more powerful connection. But what Flora and Henry don’t know is that they are pawns in a game played by the eternal adversaries Love and Death, here brilliantly reimagined as two extremely sympathetic and fascinating characters. Can their hearts and their wills overcome not only their earthly circumstances, but forces that have battled throughout history?A completely unique story of the impact that two of the oldest adversaries can have on everyday life – who wins in a game of love and death?
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