Damien Hirst, The physical impossibility of death in the mind of the living. " But the poets and scholars who make such remarks have no idea how much more truth there is in a single painted shadow or flower than in all the useless words of Plato and his imitators" - The Ground is Burning, … Continue reading Quote of the day.
Bold visionary, Henry Jekyll, believes he can use his scientific knowledge to divide a person into two beings--one of pure good and one of pure evil. Working tirelessly in his secret laboratory, concocting a potion that would tear at the core of what makes a man human, he eventually succeeds--but only halfway. Instead of separating … Continue reading Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde – Graphic Novel.
Hellluuuuuuuuuuu fellow bookworms. I bring to you my MAYYYY BOOK HAUL! Only Middlemarch by George Eliot is missing in the paperback version because I've lent it out. But yes, a lot of them were very cheap and the others I ordered from Amazon! Soooo excited to read them. Suggestions on which to read first are … Continue reading May Book Haul!!
Sixteen years ago the Kingdom of Winter was conquered and its citizens enslaved, leaving them without magic or a monarch. Now, the Winterians’ only hope for freedom is the eight survivors who managed to escape, and who have been waiting for the opportunity to steal back Winter’s magic and rebuild the kingdom ever since. … Continue reading Snow like Ashes : Review.
Blurb: The year is 1878. Tessa Gray descends into London’s dark supernatural underworld in search of her missing brother. She soon discovers that her only allies are the demon-slaying Shadowhunters—including Will and Jem, the mysterious boys she is attracted to. Soon they find themselves up against the Pandemonium Club, a secret organization of vampires, demons, … Continue reading Clockwork Angel.
Blurp : Feyre survived Amarantha's clutches to return to the Spring Court—but at a steep cost. Though she now has the powers of the High Fae, her heart remains human, and it can't forget the terrible deeds she performed to save Tamlin's people. Nor has Feyre forgotten her bargain with Rhysand, High Lord of the … Continue reading A Court of Mist And Fury.
1660. King Charles II has returned from exile, but memories of the English Civil War still rankle. There are old scores to settle, and religious differences threaten to overturn a fragile peace. When Alice Ibbetson discovers a rare orchid, the Lady's Slipper, growing in a wood belonging to Richard Wheeler, she is captivated by its … Continue reading The Lady’s Slipper – Review.