PAGES READ IN JANUARY: 2472 pages across 9 books.
SO FAR IN 2020: 2472 pages across 9 books.
Point Blanc by Anthony Horowitz: 4 stars (review as part of my readathon, here)
In Alex Rider’s second adventure, he infiltrates a strange school in the Alps to uncover a plot that somehow involves the trouble-making children of the rich and powerful all over the world.
One of Us is Next by Karen McManus: 5 stars (review here)
A year after four Bayview students are accused, and cleared, of murder, the school is struck by another mysterious voice sharing students secrets with fatal consequences.
Moontangled by Stephanie Burgis: 4 stars (review here)
Miscommunications and long-distance have put pressure on Juliana and Caroline’s secret engagement, will being trapped in the woods with mysterious fey bring them back together or split them further apart?
Belle Révolte by Linsey Miller: 5 stars
Comtesse Emilie wants to be a physician, inappropriate for a girl at all let alone one of her station, so she princess-and-the-pauper’s with Annette Boucher who has always wanted to study illusion magic, but they both get drawn into a revolution that’s bigger than themselves.
Great Goddesses by Nikita Gill: 4 stars
Beautiful poetic retellings of Greek mythology, from the goddesses to the heroes to the monsters.
Skeleton Key by Anthony Horowitz: 3.5 stars (review as part of my readathon here)
It’s Alex’s third adventure, and he’s been loaned to the CIA for an adventure that starts in Cuba but takes him all the way to Russia to try and stop a crazed General from setting off a Nuclear bomb that will change the face of the world forever.
Fierce Fairytales by Nikita Gill: 3.5 stars
Poetry retellings of fairytales turned empowering and feminist.
The Force Awakens by Alan Dean Foster: 3.5 stars
The expanded novelisation of Star Wars: The Force Awakens!
The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon: 146/560 (26%)
The Secret Commonwealth by Philip Pullman: 240/784 (31%)
Full Throttle by Joe Hill: 138/480 (29%)
Queen of Coin and Whispers by Helen Corcoran: 176/464 (38%)
Eagle Strike by Anthony Horowitz: 60/352 (17%)