The Horse and Mr Hyde – Matt Ferraz

  *I received a free copy of this story, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*         Blurb:  A horse pulling a cab in London takes on many strange passengers, but nothing could prepare Black Beauty for Mr Edward Hyde. The evil face of … Continue reading The Horse and Mr Hyde – Matt Ferraz

Not So Stories – Various authors, ed. David Thomas Moore

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Abaddon Books - Rebellion Publishing and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories was one of the first true children's books in the English language, a timeless classic that continues to delight readers to … Continue reading Not So Stories – Various authors, ed. David Thomas Moore

Blog Tour: Tales of What the F*ck – D.A. Watson

  *I received a free ARC of this book via Rachel’s Random Resources blog tour. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Billionaire terminal cancer patient John Longmire's going to die today, and he's going out in style in the classiest euthanasia clinic in the world. But the strange nurse with the … Continue reading Blog Tour: Tales of What the F*ck – D.A. Watson

Strange Medicine – 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:  We recommend the following prescription: Strange Medicine - weird and wonderful stories for all that ails you.Strange Medicine is a fantastic collection of extraordinary tales of transformation by … Continue reading Strange Medicine – Mike Russell

Bookshine’s Best Reads of 2019 – Part 1

  Another amazing reading year! I feel so incredibly lucky to be part of the book blogging community and to have made contacts with authors, bloggers and blog tour organisers that have all introduced to me to a wealth of literary riches this year. There have been far too many excellent books to limit myself … Continue reading Bookshine’s Best Reads of 2019 – Part 1

Nudibranch -Irenosen Okojie

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, Little, Brown and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  GUARDIAN MUST READ BOOKS OF 2019 AFRICAN BOOK ADDICT MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS 2019 Nudibranch is Irenosen Okojie's second collection of short stories, a follow up to Speak Gargantular which was shortlisted for the … Continue reading Nudibranch -Irenosen Okojie

A Midnight Clear – Sam Hooker; Alcy Leyva; Laura Morrison; Cassondra Windwalker; Dalena Storm; Seven Jane

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, Black Spot Books - Vesuvian Books and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  This short story collection includes six stories of not-so-merry Yuletide whimsy. A woman so cold she hardens to ice on a winter's eve. … Continue reading A Midnight Clear – Sam Hooker; Alcy Leyva; Laura Morrison; Cassondra Windwalker; Dalena Storm; Seven Jane

Short Story: Behind the Fire Wall – Anton Eine

  *I received a free ARC of this short story, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  When the Pentagonal Citadel's Fire Wall is breached as a result of a robbery, giving the perpetrators access to the most dangerous artifacts stored in the Vault, Magister … Continue reading Short Story: Behind the Fire Wall – Anton Eine

Saints and Curses – Alexis Lantgen

  *I received a free copy of this ebook, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  Explore worlds of light and dark, where magical whimsy and grim tidings alike are painted across the tapestry of human experience. Indulge in tales of the fantastical where … Continue reading Saints and Curses – Alexis Lantgen

Blog Tour: The Violent Fae – Phil Williams

  I have something super special for you today!  To celebrate the upcoming release of The Violent Fae (Book 3 in the Ordshaw series by Phil Williams, the author has created twelve short stories - the Ordshaw vignettes - which will be shared across twelve lucky book blogs in the run up to release day. I … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Violent Fae – Phil Williams