Tomorrow’s Wilderness Vol. 1: Tree-Octopuses, Squirrels and Puppysaurs – Jack Kuhn

*I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Gengineers extraordinaire! The intrepid duo of Joy (Prof. Williams) and George (Prof. Martinez) tackle challenges ranging from invasive pyromaniac knapweed to pretty poisonous pet Puppysaurs. A lighthearted romp through the future of … Continue reading Tomorrow’s Wilderness Vol. 1: Tree-Octopuses, Squirrels and Puppysaurs – Jack Kuhn

The Dishevelled Duke (A Little Bit Cupid) / How To Make The Perfect Man (Some Like It Haunted) – Catherine Curzon and Eleanor Harkstead

*I received free ARCs of these stories, with thanks to the authors.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: From the A Little Bit Cupid collection Will a photographer be swept off his feet by a duke who’s more dishevelled than dashing? It’s Valentine’s Day and it’s Billy last shift at … Continue reading The Dishevelled Duke (A Little Bit Cupid) / How To Make The Perfect Man (Some Like It Haunted) – Catherine Curzon and Eleanor Harkstead

Strange Secrets – Mike Russell

*I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Discover the mystery of the two-headed rose and many more Strange Secrets in this new collection of extraordinary stories by Mike Russell. ‘It can’t be real.’ ‘But it is.’ Strange Secrets … Continue reading Strange Secrets – Mike Russell

Of Metal and Magic – Various, ed. J.M. Williams & Anna Civolani

*I received a free ARC of this compendium, with thanks to Richie Billing and Fiction Vortex. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Forged from the abyss by the elder gods, the history of Soria spans over 10,000 years. In this time, the people of the world have seen bloody wars, … Continue reading Of Metal and Magic – Various, ed. J.M. Williams & Anna Civolani

Dark Fringe Anthology – Shaun Baines

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Banished to the dark fringes of our world, they wait for a chance to return.They are the newlyweds who bring death into their bed.The farmer who saw a woman made of birds.Or the … Continue reading Dark Fringe Anthology – Shaun Baines

Unravelled Knots: The Teahouse Detective – Baroness Orczy

*I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Pushkin Press and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Another classic collection of mysteries from the Golden Age of British crime writing, by the author of The Scarlet Pimpernel It has been twenty years since Polly Burton last saw the Teahouse Detective, … Continue reading Unravelled Knots: The Teahouse Detective – Baroness Orczy

The Big Sky Boys and Life on the Spinnin’ Spur – Todd Linder

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Set in the West of bygone years, the Big Sky Boys live and work together on the Spinnin’ Spur ranch along with the ranch cook and Rooster's pet armadillo, Albert. They work the … Continue reading The Big Sky Boys and Life on the Spinnin’ Spur – Todd Linder

Promo Post: The MAINSTREAM Anthology from Inkandescent

I have something a little different for you today!I'm just popping by to let you know about a fascinating new project from the team at Inkandescent, who have previously produced titles like, The Pharmacist. This is what they have to say about their current MAINSTREAM project: MAINSTREAM writing the outside in Inkandescent in partnership with … Continue reading Promo Post: The MAINSTREAM Anthology from Inkandescent

The Cat and the City – Nick Bradley

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, Atlantic Books and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  In Tokyo - one of the world's largest megacities - a stray cat is wending her way through the back alleys. And, with each detour, she brushes … Continue reading The Cat and the City – Nick Bradley

Infected 1 & 2 (Anthologies) – ed. by Steve Dillon

  *I was contacted by Steve Dillon, of Things in the Well, with the request to review these two horror anthologies, and advised that all proceeds from purchases will go to charity to help those affected by Coronavirus.  As always, the decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A collection of … Continue reading Infected 1 & 2 (Anthologies) – ed. by Steve Dillon