'She is for the Goblin King now' I've recently become enthralled by novels like Wintersong which take the dark fairytales of Russia, Eastern Europe and in this case Germany and make them into their own. Wintersong tells the tale of Liesel, a young German woman with a passion for music. Music she is not allowed … Continue reading Wintersong by S Jae Jones. Review.
'It was late winter in Northern Rus', The air sullen with wet that was neither rain nor snow. The brilliant February landscape had given way to the dreary gray of March, and the household of Pyotr Vladimirovich were all sniffling from the damp and thin from six weeks' fasting on black bread and fermented cabbage. … Continue reading The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden. Review
It was a funny sort of way how I came about being a reader and inevitably a fan of the writing of Jodi Picoult. I picked up my first book by this author The Pact about 6 years ago; simply for the reason that her first name was spelt the same way as my sister's … Continue reading Between the Lines by Jodi Picoult