At the Convent of Sweet Mercy young girls are raised to be killers. In a few the old bloods show, gifting talents rarely seen since the tribes beached their ships on Abeth. Sweet Mercy hones its novices’ skills to deadly effect: it takes ten years to educate a Red Sister in the ways of blade and fist.Read more
I’m really excited to have Jay Kristoff author of The Lotus War series and joint author with Amie Kaufman of The Illuminae Files on Bart’s Bookshelf today to talk about his latest book, Nevernight.
I’m quite sure you’ve probably drooled over the amazing cover if you’ve come across it on twitter or in a bookshop. I know I saw a lot of people carrying it around #YALC the other weekend, muttering something that sounded very much like: “my preeeeeccciosssss….” 😉
I’ve just started reading the book myself and am loving it so far, the characters are fantastic, especially a certain horse…Read more
Today I welcome the authors of The Witch’s Kiss, (Katherine & Elizabeth Corr) to Bart’s Bookshelf, where they talk about some of the research they took whilst writing the novel.Read more
To celebrate best-selling author Cecelia Ahern first YA novel ‘Flawed‘ HarperCollins have arranged a blog tour, and today, is my stop, and Cecilia is sharing her 5 Favourite Fictional characters!Read more
I’m far behind on my reviews and blogging at the moment that it is over a month since I finished Time Travelling with a Hamster! The thing is, I wasn’t sure how to review it back then, and I’m not really any more sure now…Read more