Book Reviews, Four Stars

Dribs and Drabbles #BookReview

Title: Dribs and Drabbles Author: Liz Tuckwell Genre: Urban fantasy/magic realism Rating: Four stars   Blurb: "Dribs and Drabbles is a collection of fantastical flash fiction. They range from teeny tiny tales to drabbles (100 words exactly) to stories up to 1,500 words. These include "Scrooge", a retelling of the classic "A Christmas Carol", a… Continue reading Dribs and Drabbles #BookReview

Book Reviews, Three Stars

Captain Hook: Villain or Victim? #BookReview

Title: Captain Hook: Villain or Victim? Author: Ellwyn Autumn Genre: Fairytale/magic realism Rating: 3 stars **Beware the spoilers!** **Disclaimer: I was given a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.   Blurb: "David J. Locke is a would-be journalist with lofty aspirations. Following an incredible lead, he sails the high seas… Continue reading Captain Hook: Villain or Victim? #BookReview

Tea for Readers

Teas for Readers 102

A few years ago, I spent a year in China with my husband and we started a weekly ritual. Wait to attend the very last showing of a movie so we could have the whole theatre to ourselves, and pick up thisĀ amazingĀ tea and snacks on the way. Some might argue this isn't tea, but honestly,… Continue reading Teas for Readers 102

For Avid Readers

What’s on the TBR pile this week?

I love reading indie books. When I'm reading a good indie book, it's a great feeling knowing that I get to read something that thirty years ago might never have made it in front of people. Because publishers only have so many spaces to fill. It's a sad reality. So while I'm really enjoying the… Continue reading What’s on the TBR pile this week?

For Avid Readers

Dealing with a Reading Slump

Last week, I was three books ahead of my reading schedule, but as ever, life gets in the way. I've missed reading but this week, I'm going to get a serious wiggle on with getting through my to-be-read pile. Reading slumps are a real downer. It must be different for everyone but when I read,… Continue reading Dealing with a Reading Slump