Book Reviews

Vicious – V. E. Schwab

Victor and Eli started out as college roommates—brilliant, arrogant, lonely boys who recognized the same sharpness and ambition in each other. In their senior year, a shared research interest in adrenaline, near-death experiences, and seemingly supernatural events reveals an intriguing possibility: that under the right conditions, someone could develop extraordinary abilities. But when their thesis… Continue reading Vicious – V. E. Schwab

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#NaNoWriMo ? – Not this year!

So, November has begun and we are now five days into it. For those people taking part in NaNoWriMo this year some will be over the moon with what they have achieved so far, most will be cowering in a corner and crying because they are already behind. Two guesses which one I have been… Continue reading #NaNoWriMo ? – Not this year!

Book Reviews

Every Breath – Nicholas Sparks

I received this book in return for an honest review. This isn’t the type of book I would normally read, you may have noticed the change from fantasy and crime to a romance novel. Now, I know I profess I do not like romance novels and that I like romance to be tangled up in… Continue reading Every Breath – Nicholas Sparks

Book Reviews

September Reading Round Up

So, this post is a little bit late again but at least I’ve done it! I have so much going on in my personal life at the moment which I will share with you all at the end of the month but first I’ve got to get through the month! Regardless, I’m not here to… Continue reading September Reading Round Up

Book Reviews

Strange Ink – Gary Kemble

I received this book from the publisher in return for an honest review. When washed-up journalist Harry Hendrick wakes one morning with a hangover and a strange symbol tattooed on his neck, he shrugs it off as a bad night out. But soon more tattoos appear: grisly, violent images which come accompanied by horrific nightmares… Continue reading Strange Ink – Gary Kemble

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In Her Shadow – Mark Edwards

I received a free copy of this book in return for an honest review. *** In Her Shadow is about two sisters, Jessica and Isabel. Jessica is younger: the quieter, less successful sister. She is the mother of two children, happily married and living on a quiet housing estate in Beckenham. Four years ago, Isabel –… Continue reading In Her Shadow – Mark Edwards

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Gone Girl – Gillian Flynn

I read this book after being recommended by a friend. After hearing so many good things about it over the years I couldn’t wait to start it. *** On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made… Continue reading Gone Girl – Gillian Flynn

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The Caged Queen – Kristen Ciccarelli

I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. So, we’re back in the world of The Last Namsara. Asha has fled with Torwin and the dragons and those who are left must now live in a new world. And this is the new world Roa is fighting for. She gave… Continue reading The Caged Queen – Kristen Ciccarelli

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The Silent Patient – Alex Michaelides

I received this book from the publisher in return for an honest review. Alicia is silent. After being found next to her husband’s body she hasn’t spoken a single word but there is one person who believes he can help her, Theo, a forensic psychotherapist, thinks he will be able to make her talk and… Continue reading The Silent Patient – Alex Michaelides

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Austral – Paul McAuley

I won this book in a competition after judging the book by its cover and thinking it looked cool. And I wouldn’t necessarily say it was a cool book to read, it wasn’t what I expected and that is purely my own fault. Austral is the tale of Austral, a husky, a person who has… Continue reading Austral – Paul McAuley