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January Wrap Up

January was the release month of probably my most anticipated book of the year, Gilded Cage by Vic James and I was so very lucky to attend the launch, which had the most glamorous cake in the history of earth, themed around the book. If there's one book I could make everyone in the world read, it would be this one.
It is an urban fantasy, centered around an alternate Britain where not gifted citizens have to give up 10 years of their life for the Equals who rule the country. I was totally floored by this novel and being able to celebrate its release was EPIC. Check out my full review here

I am always in awe of how supportive the YA community is, the amount of authors that came to support the launch was incredible. Chatting to them and discussing books was just the highlight of the night and I got to meet Katherine Webber and Alwyn Hamilton for the first time!

I read two books in the month of January, Inferno and Mafiosa by Catherine Doyle. I seriously questioned my sanity after finishing this trilogy, it is a criminal underworld romance story and a series has never gripped me so much! This series perfectly balances a range of themes, in particular friendship, which is often overlooked and it was so satisfying to read about such a strong relationship between best friends. Check out my review below, with both a spoiler free part and a gushy freak out section for those that have read it!

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