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Mini Book Reviews | Ep 2

Hello, my fellow Spirals! It has been a really long time since I did a mini book review so I figured it’s time to do one now! 1. People We Meet on Vacation – Emily Henry Rating: ⭐⭐⭐🌗/5 Genre: Romance At its core this book is basically a friends to lovers trope. Poppy and Alex […]

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Fiction Reviews

The Queen’s Gambit | Book Review

Author: Walter Tevis Genre: Literary Fiction Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐/5 Trigger Warnings: Drug abuse, suicide, alcoholism Summary After Beth Harmon loses her parents in a car crash, she is sent to an orphanage where she discovers her passion and talent for chess at the age of eight. But due to a mishap she is forced to stop […]

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The Ones We Keep | ARC Review

Author: Bobbie Jean Huff Genre: Literary Fiction Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐🌗/5 Publication Data: 18th Jan 2022 Thank you to the publisher and NetGalley for an earc to review! All opinions are my own. Trigger Warnings: abandonment by a parent, losing a family member, drowning, alcoholism and mention of abortion Summary This book starts with Olivia and her […]

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Fiction Reviews

Little Fires Everywhere | Book Review

Author: Celeste Ng Genre: Literary Fiction Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐🌗/5 Trigger Warnings: abortion, abandonment by a parent Summary The book starts with a bang where the Richardsons stand outside their house as they witness it turning into ashes. The only one missing from the scene is the youngest daughter, Izzy, who they suspect to the culprit behind […]

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Fantasy Reviews

The Toll | Book Review

Author: Neal Shusterman Genre: Fantasy Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐🌗/5 Trigger Warnings: Genocide, Gun violence, Transphobia, Graphic deaths and violence Summary It’s been three years since Rowan and Citra disappeared; since Scythe Goddard came into power; since the Thunderhead closed itself off to everyone but Grayson Tolliver. In this pulse-pounding conclusion to New York Times bestselling author Neal Shusterman’s Arc […]

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Reviews Talking Thursdays

Talking Thursday | (24/11/2021)

Hello, my fellow Spirals! I created this meme simply to connect with my readers and talk about anything and everything. The main aim is to give you an update on my life, any books that I have recently found, any show that I have watched, what I like or dislike currently, etc. Life Update Honestly […]

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Reviews Thriller

The Institute | Book Review

Author: Stephen King Genre: Thriller Rating: ⭐⭐⭐/5 Trigger Warnings: suicide, drowning, lab testing & experimenting on humans Summary In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis’s parents and load him into a black SUV. When Luke wakes up at The Institute, he’s […]

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Reviews Thriller

The Hanging Garden | Book Review

Author: Ian Rankin Genre: Thriller Rating: ⭐⭐/5 Trigger Warnings: Nazi war crimes, hangings, massacre, suicide, prostitution, coma Summary The story essentially revolves around a detective inspector John Rebus who is investigating a suspected war criminal. While Rebus helps a traumatized Bosnian prostitute and tries to intercede in a territory war between gangster Tommy Telford and […]

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Fantasy Fiction Mini Book Reviews Reviews Sci-fi Thriller

Mini Book Reviews | Ep 1

1. The Silent Patient – Alex Michaelides Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐/5 Genre: Psychological Thriller This book was everything I wanted while I read it. A short yet action packed book that will have me gasping at several parts of the book yet be easy for me to breeze through it. This book is about a woman who […]