Christmas Book Haul

Hi all, I hope you've had a wonderful Christmas, full of eating, drinking, presents and of course books! I got quite a few books this Christmas so I wanted to share them with you, so here they are! First off I got 4 autobiographies/memoirs that I've been wanting. Sarah Millican's How to Be Champion, David … Continue reading Christmas Book Haul

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The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness. Review

The Book of Life is the third and final book in Deborah Harkness’ All Souls Trilogy. Pleased be warned going forward that while there are no spoilers for The Book of Life here, there will be some from the first two books; A Discovery of Witches and Shadow of Night. After returning from their adventures … Continue reading The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness. Review

A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Review 

I think I may have just found my new favourite book series. Imagine, for a moment that Twilight meets Outlander and you’ve got yourself A Discovery of Witches.  What a fantastic start to a series. Diana is a historian at Oxford University (yes this is a fantasy book about adults, immediate brownie points) and she … Continue reading A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Review 

The Wicked Cometh by Laura Carlin. Review. 

Thank you to Netgalley, Hodder and Stoughton and Laura Carlin for my ARC of The Wicked Cometh in exchange for an honest review.  I’m really cheering Laura on as an author since I found out that like me, she lives in Derbyshire! It’s always great to discover an author from your own area, but anyway, … Continue reading The Wicked Cometh by Laura Carlin. Review. 

The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden. Review. 

'Almost midnight - that wicked, magic hour - on a night menaced by ice and storm and the abyss of the featureless sky.' I absolutely adored The Bear and the Nightingale so I was so happy when I was granted a review copy of The Girl in the Tower thanks to Netgalley and Ebury publishing.  … Continue reading The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden. Review. 

Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon. Review 

Read no further if you haven't read the first book Outlander as there will be spoilers from the first novel, but none from Dragonfly in Amber.  I really enjoyed Outlander where I was swept into the world of Claire and Jamie Fraser. Claire travels back through time to the 1700s where she meets a young … Continue reading Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon. Review