WRAP UP #9 | November 2018

Hi, everyone! I finally got to my November wrap-up! I didn’t finish everything I wanted to, but it was still a decent month for me!

1. Not Your Sidekick by C.B. Lee

⭐⭐⭐⭐ .5
4.5/5 stars

Review

I…didn’t realize how sweet this was going to be: it would induce so many cavities, to be honest. But I loved it so muchNot Your Sidekick was an amazing, fluffy read, and I absolutely cannot wait to get my hands on its sequel, Not Your Villain!

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REVIEW #30 | “The Snow Witch” by Rosie Boyes (eARC)

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The Snow Witch

Title: “The Snow Witch”

Author: Rosie Boyes

Pages (eBook): 259 pages

Original Publishing Date: 1 October 2018

Synopsis (from Goodreads):

“A GRANDFATHER CLOCK. A GLASS LOCKET. A POWERFUL CURSE UNLEASHED ON CHRISTMAS EVE.

“Twelve-year-old Kitty Wigeon can’t wait for Christmas at St Flurries, a grand old manor house in the countryside, until one chilly night she vanishes without a trace.

“One hundred years later… Still grieving over the death of their mother, Kes Bunting and his younger sister Star, are sent to live at St Flurries. They find a house steeped in mystery and brimming with secrets.

“Who, or what, is making footprints in the snow?

“And what evil force is taking a cold grip on Star?

“Wrap up warm as you join Kes, and a cast of eccentric snow creatures, in a race against time to solve a hundred-year-old curse. Will he succeed? Or will the fate of his sister be decided by a shivery kiss from… the Snow Witch?”

Trigger/Content warnings for the novel:

  • mentions of parental death
  • description of sibling death
  • mentions of domestic violence
  • mentions of alcoholism
  • mentions of gambling
  • sexism and misogyny
  • racial slur toward and stereotypes about Romani people

Representation in the novel:

  • N/A

⭐⭐ .5
2.5/5 stars

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MONTHLY TBR #8 | November 2018

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Yay, another TBR for the month! But, I mean, it isn’t necessarily all new…some of it is stuff from October’s TBR, lol.


1. Dracula by Bram Stoker

Dracula

One of the ones from my October TBR. I technically started last month, but I’m still working on it. I’m reading it as I listen to the audiobook, and it’s going pretty well so far!

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