The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead – Book Review

Title: The Glittering Court Author: Richelle Mead Published: 5th April 2016 Publisher: Razorbill Genre: Romance, Young Adult Pages: 403 Format: E-Book Rating: **** (4/5 Stars) About: For a select group of girls, the Glittering Court offers a shot at a life they’ve only ever dreamed of, one of luxury, glamour, and leisure. To high-born Adelaide, whose wealthy family is forcing her into a loveless…

Conwy Castle – Castle Review

Built:  1283-1289 Location: Rose Hill St, Conwy LL32 8AY History: Built for Edward I, by Master James of St George, the castle is amongst the finest surviving medieval fortifications in Britain. In a word, exceptional. You can’t fault it, from the grandeur of its high towers and curtain walls to its excellent state of preservation. An estimated…

Beauty and the Beast (Live Action Disney) – Film Review

Title: Beauty and the Beast Age: PG Released: 23rd March 2017 Director: Bill Condon Genre: Fantasy, Romance Rating: ***** (5/5 stars) About: Belle (Emma Watson), a bright, beautiful and independent young woman, is taken prisoner by a beast (Dan Stevens) in its castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the beast’s hideous exterior,…

Goddess Interrupted by Aimee Carter -Book Review

Title: Goddess Interrupted (Goddess Test #2) Author: Aimee Carter Published: 27th March 2012 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Genre: Romance, Fantasy, Young Adult Pages: 305 Format: E-Book Rating: *** (3/5 Stars) About: Kate Winters has won immortality. But if she wants a life with Henry in the Underworld, she’ll have to fight for it. Becoming immortal wasn’t supposed to be the easy part. Though Kate is…

Berlin Syndrome by Melanie Joosten – Book Review

Title: Berlin Syndrome Author: Melanie Joosten Published: 27th June 2011 Publisher: Scribe Publications Genre: Crime, Thriller, Mystery Pages: 248 Format: E-Book Rating: **** (4/5 Stars) About: In 2006, the once-divided city of Berlin still holds its share of secrets. One afternoon, near the tourist trap of Checkpoint Charlie, Clare meets Andi and feels an instant attraction to him. When Andi invites her…