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THE TRAGEDY PAPER - TRAILER

Hello all! Just a little follow up from my review on the Tragedy Paper! Here is the trailer! ENJOY!

THE TRAGEDY PAPER - ELIZABETH LABAN - REVIEW

Book: The Tragedy Paper
Author: Elizabeth Laban
Publisher: DoubleDay
ISBN: 9780857533012
Rating: A

Every year at an exclusive private boarding school in New York state, the graduating students uphold an old tradition - they must swear an oath of secrecy and leave behind a "treasure" for each incoming senior. When Duncan Meade inherits the room and secrets of Tim Macbeth, he uncovers evidence of a clandestine romance, and unravels the truth behind one of the biggest mysteries in the school's history. How far would you go to keep a secret?

This was a beautiful novel. I must admit when I got the press email about this I was a little sceptical because I was fairly out of my comfort zone but nevertheless I was intrigued and I am so glad I had the opportunity to read this masterpiece. This book is an absolutely stunning piece of literature that is so touching and powerful you can't help to adore it.

I'm not actually going to do a mini summary, just because i can't sum it …

DAYS OF BLOOD AND STARLIGHT - LAINI TAYLOR - REVIEW

Book: Days of Blood and Starlight
Author: Laini Taylor
Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
ISBN: 9781444722673
Rating: B

It began with the breathtaking DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE...This November, the story continues in the astounding, must-read sequel, DAYS OF BLOOD AND STARLIGHT Once upon a time, an angel and a devil fell in love and dared to imagine a new way of living - one without massacres and torn throats and bonfires of the fallen, without revenants or bastard armies or children ripped from their mothers' arms to take their turn in the killing and dying. Once, the lovers lay entwined in the moon's secret temple and dreamed of a world that was a like a jewel-box without a jewel - a paradise waiting for them to find it and fill it with their happiness. This was not that world.

Okay, so this was a big book for me in both ways. Firstly it was pretty long and secondly, I was the well awaited sequel the it fantabulous predecessor. I adored Daughter of Smoke and Bone, after buying on wh…
Hello Everyone! Just wanted to give you all an update as the blog has been ever dead recently. Well basically I know I have been MIA a lot but it may continue a little while. Basically for the next couple of months I have tons of Exams so I promise I will try and read as much as I can and put as much up as I can, but please Bear With. :)