Book Reviews, Five Stars

Blood Legends: Ascension – Book Review

Title: Blood Legends: Ascension Author: Kim Petersen Genre: Urban fantasy/dystopian fantasy Rating: 5 Stars "Not even the most cunning vampire can outsmart his way toward Ascension. The dome city is complete, and a new society must be established. An impenetrable wall separates the districts. The division between factions of humans and vampires is drawn. Slavery,… Continue reading Blood Legends: Ascension – Book Review

What's on the TBR pile?

What’s on the reading pile – Drummers & Demons

Taking a detour from the usual urban fantasies this week via an ARC request. Very slowly, my life is being organised with a series of spreadsheets, planners and diaries that I will one day be entirely dependent on. Let's just say I'm not going to cope well in a plan-less, spreadsheet-less dystopian world. So if… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile – Drummers & Demons

Book Reviews, Four Stars

A Drop of Dream – Book Review

Title: A Drop of Dream Author: Amy Hopkins Genre: Urban Fantasy/Cosy Mystery Rating: Four stars "Fancy a cup of magical tea? Come in, sit down, relax. Don't mind the killer in the corner...All Emma wants is to sell her enchanted teas in peace; instead, she's caught up in the chase for a killer who's stalking… Continue reading A Drop of Dream – Book Review

What's on the TBR pile?

What’s On The Reading Pile – Scars of Cereba

OK, so this is a first. I don't actually have any details on this book. It isn't published yet, it has no cover and it's not available for pre-order anywhere. Yet it is already on my TBR pile. Author Rachel Shaw got in touch with me last year about reading and reviewing book one in… Continue reading What’s On The Reading Pile – Scars of Cereba

Book Reviews, Five Stars

Pan’s Labyrinth – Book Review

Title: Pan's Labyrinth Author: Guillermo Del Toro and Cornelia Funke Genre: Fantasy/Magic Realism Rating: 5 Stars "Oscar winning writer-director Guillermo del Toro and bestselling author Cornelia Funke have come together to transform del Toro’s hit movie Pan’s Labyrinth into an epic and dark fantasy novel for readers of all ages, complete with haunting illustrations and enchanting short… Continue reading Pan’s Labyrinth – Book Review