Reading Catch Ups

Reading Round-Up: 11th – 17th September 2020

I had a mini-disaster this week. Ever since I made the decision to take my author career seriously ten months ago, I started to get organised. You know what that means for an author: many, many notebooks. One for a new series - no, wait - two, maybe three. A big one for world building.… Continue reading Reading Round-Up: 11th – 17th September 2020

What's on the TBR pile?

What’s on the reading pile: Siren’s Call

The indie publishing world is in no short supply of books, that's for sure. But diversity is in short supply and I've got my fingers crossed that indie publishing is going to open more doors for people from every background. I read the work of a lot of white authors. I think I've said this… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile: Siren’s Call

What's on the TBR pile?

What’s on the reading pile: Sinister Magic

All those promises of reading more last week got lost in birthday parties, BBQs and drunken photo-shoots that will never see the light of day. Never. Reading has been my only escape from the confines of lock-down for so long that I forgot what normal felt like. This weekend we went to visit family for… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile: Sinister Magic

Giveaways

Shadowhunter Giveaway

I'll 'fess up. I haven't actually read The Mortal Instruments series. I know, cardinal urban fantasy sin! In truth, I watched the movie before I could get near the books and long story short, that wasn't a great idea. Hardcore fans have said that the movie didn't do the series justice and I've yet to… Continue reading Shadowhunter Giveaway

Book Reviews, Five Stars

Baptism of Fire – Book Review

Title: Baptism of Fire Author: Jessie Thomas Genre: Urban fantasy Rating: Five stars "Welcome to Perdition Falls, New York: where arson is considered a recreational activity, the abnormally hot climate makes everything unbearable, and according to one origin story shrouded in myth and legend, our city is an actual Hellmouth. I’ve learned those infernal tales… Continue reading Baptism of Fire – Book Review