Books, Musings, TV, Work

Paranormal Huntress (shh don’t tell anyone!)

As you know, I am mildly obsessed with all things supernatural - they make up a huge chunk of my reading and watching time. Something struck me whilst watching Supernatural (I'm on series 5 watching the box set - do NOT tell me if they save the world or not :-)) and reading Paranormalcy by Kiersten White (a YA book about a girl who tracks paranormal for… Continue reading Paranormal Huntress (shh don’t tell anyone!)

Books, Reviews

Raised by Wolves review

Raised by Wolves is a fascinating story of a 15 year old girl called Bryn who was taken in by werewolves after her parents were attacked when she was 4. Taught to run, fight and protect herself, she has become part of the wolf pack but has always kept her distance, trying to be her own person. When… Continue reading Raised by Wolves review

Musings

The Intrigue of Immortality

As you can tell from reading my blog, I love all things supernatural and have an at times unhealthy love of vampire related things (meaning books, films, not fake fangs or something!) and when you deal with vamps you deal with immortality. Extract from Emily Dickenson's Because I Could Not Stop For Death: Because I could not… Continue reading The Intrigue of Immortality

Films, Reviews

Breaking Dawn film countdown

  Wow, I had to post that! Soooo excited about Breaking Dawn and this photo confirms it will be as romantic and steamy as the book! Yay! Book Quotes: I’ve been waiting a century to marry you, Miss Swan. (Edward) Sometimes it was so easy to forget that I was kissing a vampire. (Bella) Fire… Continue reading Breaking Dawn film countdown

Musings, Personal

Do I write what I read?

I really enjoy reading young adult novels and the recent spate of paranormal themed tales inspired me in my own writing. So much so I completed a YA fantasy novel last year. The problem was that no agent wanted to snap it up. Now I am wondering whether to start the second YA fantasy I… Continue reading Do I write what I read?

Books, Films, My fave things, Reviews

YA films I can’t wait for….

A wealth of films from my fave YA books are on their way and I am really looking forward to seeing them. Twilight has shown that you can really ace an adaptation so I'm hopeful that these will also stick to the source material and not disappoint. 1. Fallen by Lauren Kate This bewitching story… Continue reading YA films I can’t wait for….