Book Reviews

A Bad Breed – Book Review

Title: A Bad Breed Author: Kat Ross Genre: Urban fantasy/historical fantasy Rating: Five stars   "Pricolici. A creature out of folklore. And nightmare. January 1889. When a Romanian village suffers a series of brutal attacks, occult investigator Anne Lawrence is dispatched to the forests of the Old Country to hunt the killer – only to… Continue reading A Bad Breed – Book Review

Top 5

Top 5 Reasons I Rate a Book 5 Stars

I use stars to rate the books I read. Some book bloggers have some awesome systems, though. There's a book blogger out there right now who rates her books with cups of coffee - so cool. Shana at Bionic Book Worm is asking us the question this week, what makes us rate books five stars? Five… Continue reading Top 5 Reasons I Rate a Book 5 Stars

What's on the TBR pile?

What’s on the reading pile?

When I first started working towards a career as an author, I had no idea how widespread but tight-knit the writing community on social media was. Everyone has each other's backs, shares each other's books and joins in on book release celebrations. It's an amazing community. Incidentally, I found the newest book on my TBR… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile?

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