Reading Catch Ups

Reading Round Up: 10th – 16th January 2020

I've been spending some time looking at the blog posts of the great book bloggers out there and I've realised there's something missing from The Secret Library. A reading round up! I'm not sure why I haven't done this before because I love talking about reading but it's the new year, so it feels like… Continue reading Reading Round Up: 10th – 16th January 2020

Book Reviews

The Blue Devil – Book Review

Title: The Blue Devil Author: Quirah Casey Genre: Urban fantasy Rating: Five stars ** Gratuitous violence and cursing throughout ** ** I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review **   "Dead bodies have been turning up in Lobrooke, and they have Blue’s name written on them…literally. A ruthless… Continue reading The Blue Devil – Book Review

Top 5

Top 5 Books I Need to Read in 2020

The Top 5s are back! Shana at Bionic Bookworm has decided to carry on the Top 5 posts for 2020 and January's posts are up - and we're going to get stuck in! This week is the Top 5 Books I Need to Read in 2020. How is anyone supposed to narrow that down to just… Continue reading Top 5 Books I Need to Read in 2020

What's on the TBR pile?

What’s on the reading pile?

Over Christmas, I didn't get too many requests for book reviews which was a bit of a relief - it's always nice to have a bit of a break during the holiday season. But things have picked up in the last few weeks and it's been refreshing. Generally, the indie books that get sent to… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile?

#1 in the Urban Fantasy Charts

What’s #1 in the Urban Fantasy Charts?

The Teen & Young Adult Urban Fantasy & Paranormal chart is usually chock full of indie books and in truth, that's what I chose it. The regular urban fantasy charts tend to have the likes of J.K. Rowling topping them on a permanent basis which wouldn't make this a very interesting feature. But lately, the Teen &… Continue reading What’s #1 in the Urban Fantasy Charts?