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The Woman in Black: Angel of Death – Martyn Waites

Having only seen the film adaptation of the first book I knew that to follow on this book would have to deliver the thrills and chills achieved on screen. The novel starts in the London Blitz looking through the eyes of “Boy” who witnesses the death of his mother at the hands of the German… Continue reading The Woman in Black: Angel of Death – Martyn Waites

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Supernatural, Mythmaker – Tim Waggoner

There will obviously be spoilers for season 10 as the book is set during this season.   A new adventure starring the Winchester brothers in all of their hunting glory as they search the town of Corinth for Gods into the town; as with any Supernatural story line the boys roll into town, fight evil… Continue reading Supernatural, Mythmaker – Tim Waggoner

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The Kept Woman – Karin Slaughter

The latest instalment of Will Trent’s and Sara Linton’s life brings back a force to be reckoned with, Will’s wife Angie. Will’s past has always been on the fringes of each book and with each book we learn more about his past and his complex relationship with his wife. Coming from abused foster home they… Continue reading The Kept Woman – Karin Slaughter

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After Alice – Gregory Maguire

This book may have come out at the end of last year but if you haven’t noticed I’ve been going a bit mad for Alice in Wonderland at the moment so I think it’s only fitting that I review it alongside some of its counterparts. Aptly named this book follows Ada, Alice’s friend who tumbles… Continue reading After Alice – Gregory Maguire

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The Invasion of the Tearling – Erika Johansen

The much awaited sequel to The Queen of the Tearling following Kelsea after she has taken her throne and failed to deliver slaves to the Red Queen thus bringing war to the kingdom. The first book was a fast paced adventure not only looking towards the issues that Kelsea would take once she was crowned… Continue reading The Invasion of the Tearling – Erika Johansen

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Red Queen – Christina Henry

THIS WILL CONTAIN MAJOR SPOILERS OF THE FIRST BOOK “ALICE” READ AT YOUR OWN RISK!   The second instalment of Christina Henry’s retelling of Alice in Wonderland follows Alice after she and Hatcher escape from Old Town in search of Hatcher’s daughter and a better life for themselves. The beginning, like most sequels, begins with… Continue reading Red Queen – Christina Henry

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The High Ground – Melinda Snodgrass

The High Ground is the first book in The Imperial Saga following Mercedes, heiress to the Emperor as she is taken to the High Ground to begin training to be a solider. It also follows the tale of Tracey, a young man facing almost impossible decisions for a young man his age who must learn… Continue reading The High Ground – Melinda Snodgrass

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Chasing the Stars – Malorie Blackman

The first Malorie Blackman novel I have read (I know shoot me!) and I couldn’t put it down; also my first reimagining of a Shakespeare play and I wasn’t disappointed. I didn’t really know what to expect, would it take on a serious tone or try to keep it lighter for the YA audience (as… Continue reading Chasing the Stars – Malorie Blackman