Iron Widow by Xiran Jay Zhao

Wu Zetian enlists to be a concubine pilot even though it means she could lose her life. For nothing is more important than seeking vengeance for her sister’s death. However, her plans go awry when she discovers that the Prince-General she plans to assassinate is the least of her problems, and there are horrifying secretsContinue reading “Iron Widow by Xiran Jay Zhao”

Daisy Darker by Alice Feeney

Daisy Darker was born with a heart condition and has never really felt at home in the Darker family. When her Nana’s 80th birthday comes up, the entire family is invited to Seaglass, their family home on a Cornish island. Soon after everyone has arrived, Nana is found dead. This marks the unravelling of aContinue reading “Daisy Darker by Alice Feeney”

The Women Could Fly by Megan Giddings

Josephine Thomas’ mother disappeared years ago. In a world where women and witches are both at the mercy of the State, her mother going missing drew a great deal of scrutiny from others. So when she receives her mother’s will, asking her to head to an island and fulfil her wish, Jo hesitatingly embarks onContinue reading “The Women Could Fly by Megan Giddings”

The Hacienda by Isabel Cañas

Driven by her need to find a solid future for her mother & herself, Beatriz accepts Don Rodolfo Solórzano’s proposal despite the rumours surrounding his former wife’s death. Unfortunately for her, what awaits at his countryside mansion is far from the safety she seeks. Isabel Cañas’ writing is like dark chocolate; it is decadent inContinue reading “The Hacienda by Isabel Cañas”

Reckless Girls by Rachel Hawkins

When Lux’s boyfriend, Nico gets hired to lead a voyage to the abandoned Meroe island, he convinces her to go along – it’s good money, they get some time away together, what’s not to like? Except, in the days that pass, Lux finds herself questioning the decision to come, wondering if anything she has knownContinue reading “Reckless Girls by Rachel Hawkins”