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

Reading Catch Ups

Do We Panic Now?

The last seven days since my last catch up post have made up yet another week that will go down in the history books. While 2020 was chock-full of these kinds of weeks, they didn't quite have 60,000 daily cases of COVID-19 in the UK, Brexit and a political coup in the USA. But all… Continue reading Do We Panic Now?

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

Book Reviews, Four Stars

The Fae Prophecy – Book Review

Title: The Fae Prophecy Author: Toni Cox Genre: Fantasy Rating: Four stars "Chaos. Magic. Adventure. – Three things this princess isn’t ready for. When dark magic brings destruction and chaos down on her kingdom, fae princess Dana’s life takes an unexpected turn. The princess must now step away from every comfort she's ever known, especially… Continue reading The Fae Prophecy – Book Review