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
My round ups in the last few weeks went off the rails a little. Some really historic things have happened since the beginning of the year and it seemed weird not to comment on them a little. Plus, at a time when the world feels like it's falling apart, it's important to write down your… Continue reading Shaking Up The Reading Round-Ups
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?
It took some time but I'm no longer wary of fantasy erotica. While there's nothing to be scared of, erotica of any kind had a stigma for a long time. Until E.L. James brought us Fifty Shades of Grey, to read erotica was a little frowned upon. At least among people I knew, it was.… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile – Darkfever
Happy Christmas Eve! Here in the UK we are having a different kind of Christmas this year. Our government initially told us that over the Christmas period we could meet our families in "Christmas bubbles". But as of Monday, the only day we are allowed to visit our families is the day itself. Because me… Continue reading Reading Round-Up: 18th – 24th December 2020