Sci-fi Giveaway, courtesy of D.W. Richards!

  I have a special treat for you all today! Author D. W. Richards has kindly put together a sci-fi novel giveaway with the added bonus that you get a copy of his own graphic novel, Alexandra Forever, FREE just for entering. Find the details and the link for entry below:   ********************************************************   3 Sci-fi … Continue reading Sci-fi Giveaway, courtesy of D.W. Richards!

Killer Domes and the Chosen One – Gibbo Gibbs

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  As the old world burned, the elite departed to colonise space in search of a new home. Most of the human species perished on earth's surface, but a … Continue reading Killer Domes and the Chosen One – Gibbo Gibbs

Changing the Subject – Kate Abley

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  Welcome to the first comic contemporary novel from Kate Abley. Sue, a nice lady from Chingford, was 18 in 1979. Now, thanks to an Alzheimer’s Drugs trial gone … Continue reading Changing the Subject – Kate Abley

Duckett & Dyer: Dicks For Hire – G.M. Nair

  *I received a free copy of this book via Voracious Readers Only and with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Michael Duckett is fed up with his life. His job is a drag, and his roommate and best friend of fifteen years, Stephanie Dyer, is only … Continue reading Duckett & Dyer: Dicks For Hire – G.M. Nair

Bookshine’s Best Reads of 2019 – Part 2

  Here we go again, with my favourite books of the second half of 2019! As before, these are books that I read last year, regardless of publication date.  Also as before, my list is very fantasy heavy.  What can I say – it is a varied and fascinating genre and I love every subset! … Continue reading Bookshine’s Best Reads of 2019 – Part 2

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

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

Blog Tour: The Watson Letters, Vol. 5: Murder on Mystery Island – Colin Garrow

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author and to Emma Welton of damppebbles blog tours.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Intrepid investigators Holmes and Watson continue their fight against crime in a not quite Post-Victorian, steampunk parallel universe. When consumptive Doctor Edward … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Watson Letters, Vol. 5: Murder on Mystery Island – Colin Garrow

Deeplight – Frances Hardinge

  *I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, NetGalley and Macmillan Children’s Books. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   The gods of the Myriad were as real as the coastlines and currents, and as merciless as the winds and whirlpools. Then one day they rose up and … Continue reading Deeplight – Frances Hardinge

Blog Tour: Murder in the Multiverse – R.E. McLean

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author and Rachel Gilbey at Rachel’s Random Resources blog tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  The Multiverse Investigations Unit - fighting crime across the Multiverse Alex Strand is finding her way as the newest and most ginger member of … Continue reading Blog Tour: Murder in the Multiverse – R.E. McLean