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 Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo. Review

This is my first introduction to the Grishaverse and my god has it made me hungry for more. This is a collection of six short stories in the form of dark fairytales, I always feel that most dark fairytales never really live up to expectations but Leigh Bardugo knows her stuff. If you want reimaginings … Continue reading The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo. Review

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

Rusticles by Rebecca Gransden. Review 

I was first introduced to Rebecca when I read her novel Anemogram in exchange for an honest review, find that here: https://lifehasafunnywayofsneakinguponyou.wordpress.com/2016/09/12/anemogram-review/ and I also had the pleasure of interviewing her, https://lifehasafunnywayofsneakinguponyou.wordpress.com/2017/05/17/may-interview-rebecca-gransden/ Rebecca has such an unusual and beautiful way of writing of which I have never seen the like, the only author I can … Continue reading Rusticles by Rebecca Gransden. Review 

The Overneath by Peter S Beagle. Review 

Yet another incredible collection of short stories from world renowned Fantasy Author Peter S Beagle. I was extra excited for The Overneath because I'd heard it featured a story about our very own Schmendrick the Magician. But imagine my delight when I discovered not one but two Schmendrick stories!!  In addition, there is of course … Continue reading The Overneath by Peter S Beagle. Review