Guin the Emerald (Shift #2) – Louisa Kelley

3.5⭐️ - “Expect chaos and brace for impact.” If you learn one lesson from dragon shifters, let it be this one. Guin had to stay in Oregon with former villain Miriam to fix the issues created by the events in Fianna the Gold (don’t attempt to read this book as a standalone, you’d miss too … Continue reading Guin the Emerald (Shift #2) – Louisa Kelley

How the Mouth Changes its Shape – breathedout

Maybe, like me, you didn't know you needed a queer retelling of Sherlock Holmes. But you do. You so do. Sherlock Holmes was brilliant as a teenager and she’s brilliant as an adult but not everyone is open to genius. As a teenager during World War II, she got expelled from most schools for wanting … Continue reading How the Mouth Changes its Shape – breathedout

Must Love Silence – Lucy Bexley & Abby Craden (narrator)

After finishing Sea Wolf, I couldn’t move on to any other book. It wouldn’t have been fair to the book. I needed tried and true and next on my list of audiobooks was just that. One of the best narrators reading one of my favourite books? Yes, please. You can never go wrong with Abby … Continue reading Must Love Silence – Lucy Bexley & Abby Craden (narrator)

One Last Stop – Casey McQuiston & Natalie Naudus (narrator)

One Last Stop is the kind of book I have to stop reading/listening to every fifteen minutes or so to let my heart rate slow down. The kind I don’t want to end. It’s delightful and charming and wonderful. It's hot chocolate on a cold afternoon, sweet and warm and perfect. August Landry left New … Continue reading One Last Stop – Casey McQuiston & Natalie Naudus (narrator)

Compass Rose (Compass Rose #1) – Anna Burke

I love reading because stories allow me to feel things I haven’t always been able to let myself feel in real life. When I read, I feel what the characters feel, provided they’re written well. And man, did this book make me feel… Don’t expect warm and comforting from Anna Burke. When she says she … Continue reading Compass Rose (Compass Rose #1) – Anna Burke

The Hellion’s Waltz (Feminine Pursuits #3) – Olivia Waite & Morag Sims (narrator)

Courage isn’t the absence of fear, it’s acting despite the fear, as many famous men – and probably as many overlooked women – have said over the years. Since she and her family were victims of a swindler, Sophie Roseingrave has been living in fear, trying to make herself invisible. When she first meets Maddie … Continue reading The Hellion’s Waltz (Feminine Pursuits #3) – Olivia Waite & Morag Sims (narrator)