I know I’m late getting this up but the room where I normally work on my computer is hotter than the surface of the sun and even wearing short shots and having a fan pointed at me isn’t enough to make me sit in the room for long enough to edit this. I finally started […]
It’s hard to believe that it has been almost three weeks since YALC 2022 already! I meant to have this post up and running quite quickly but, to be honest, I caught con-flu and have been run down ever since. This year was the first time it had opened since the pandemic started and expectations […]
A Grand Dystopian/Dinotopian feast for the eyes in rich hues with immersive artwork.
As I was in Iceland (the country not the frozen food place) at the end of April I didn’t get around to posting my April Reads last month so I decided to put my April and May together. I’m impressed that it’s taken until this month for me to get behind. I honestly thought I […]
Author- Rebecca ZahabiTitle- The CollarboundPublisher- GollanczPublication Date- 12 May 2022Genre- FantasyComment- I received a free ARC from Gollancz and the author. I leave a voluntary review which is in no way influenced by the threat of being mind-sucked and turned into a lacunant. Synopsis A MAN MARKED BY MAGIC. A WOMAN MARKED BY HER PAST. […]
Title- The Carnival of AshAuthor- Tom BeckerleggeGenre- Alternate HistoryPublisher- Solaris BooksPublication Date- 15 March 2022Comment- I received a free copy in exchange for an honest review. My pretty words may be dismissed as the ramblings of an ink maiden. Synopsis: Cadenza is the City of Words, a city run by poets, its skyline dominated by […]
Author– Lucia Ashta Genre– Fantasy Romance Publisher– Independently Published Publication Date-27 Jan 2022 Comment– I was given a free ecopy via Xpresso Tours, Giselle and the Author. I leave this review of my own free will and am in no way swayed by sexy western shapeshifting men in tight jeans. Synopsis Welcome to Traitor’s Den. […]
Title: DreadwoodAuthor– Jennifer KillickGenre– Middle-Grade Horror/ThrillerPublisher– FarshorePublication Date– 31 March 2022Comments– I was given a free ecopy via The WriteReads and Netgalley. All opinions are my own and are in no way influenced by the fear of creepy crawlies. Synopsis It’s basically the worst school detention ever. When classmates (but not mate-mates) Hallie, Angelo, Gustav […]
The Kaiju Preservation Society is what would have happened if you’d given Douglas Adam’s a Godzilla script. Off-beat, amusing and just pure entertainment.
So after the disaster that was February’s reading, I thought I’d be itching to get back into books again but did I? No. Instead, I read two Draco/Hermione fanfictions that were 21 and 63 Chapters respectively and LOVED both. If you like Harry Potter fanfic, specifically Dramione pairing I urge you to read The Green […]