Book Reviews

Review: The Rise and Fall of Becky Sharp

I was an enormous fan of Sarra Manning in my teens. I devoured Guitar Girl, sighed through Diary of a Crush, and absolutely idolised the kids in Pretty Things. When I saw she was doing a retelling of Vanity Fair, I thought this would be the perfect time to finally take on that huge (900 page!) classic that I’ve always meant to read, with a cool contemporary version to lighten things up. Let me say, the retelling is pitch perfect, but if you are looking at it as a stand-alone novel, you may be disappointed…

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Book Reviews

Review: My Lady’s Choosing

Remember when you were a kid and you devoured all those Choose Your Own Adventure books, which let you die in a variety of fantastic and gruesome ways? I didn’t realise it was something I was missing in my adult life until I heard about My Lady’s Choosing – a Regency romance CYOA!

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