The second instalment in the Royal Institute of Magic series follows Ben on his first official day at the Institute. But it doesn’t go as he expects. A Shadowseeker, Dark Elf assassin, attacks the Dragon Way. Chaos erupts, with the fear of a killer that can literally pop out of thin air anywhere in the… Continue reading Shadowseeker, Victor Kloss
Call’s home for the summer after his first at The Magisterium. But Call won’t be having a relaxing, fun-filled summer like his friends. Hints lead him to believe his father suspects his secret and plans to do something about it. After a fight with his dad, Call runs away with Havoc. Arriving at Tamara’s house… Continue reading The Copper Gauntlet, Holly Black & Cassandra Clare
Cassandra Clare's newest series is off with a bang! It's definitely competing with the Infernal Devices to be my favourite Shadowhunter series. Five years after the end of The Mortal Instruments the series follows the Blackthorn family living in the Los Angeles Institute. There are several children in the family; Julian, Livvy, Ty, Tavvy, Mark, Helen and… Continue reading Lady Midnight, Cassandra Clare
I already loved this series but this book definitely reaffirmed it as one of my favourites. I longed to know who the spy was as all the characters have been around since the first book. I couldn't think who would betray their friends or students. We were led down one path then swung down another. It was… Continue reading The Bronze Key, Holly Black & Cassandra Clare
Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my review in any way and the thoughts expressed are my own. A good high fantasy with well-developed characters and an intriguing plot. Though it was slow at first. In a few places… Continue reading The Last Trollid, Alistair Potter
Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my review in any way and the thoughts expressed are my own. So, the first chapter starts with Alloria and her friend already on an adventure. It feels like we have missed a… Continue reading Alloria, David Staniforth
Book One in The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel series. Sophie and her twin brother Josh are pulled into an ancient battle between the forces of good and evil.