Catch-Up Quickies 5

First a quick explanation! Due to some severe health issues over the last few years, and a lingering chronic condition, my planned review schedule went right out of the window and I have been scrabbling ever since to get it back on track. In my latest attempt to try to regain some lost ground, I … Continue reading Catch-Up Quickies 5

The Third Magpie – M.S. Clements

*I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: A loving couple Cosy cottage Idyllic garden Living life on a knife edge Together, Finn and Sophie defend their ‘Little Eden’ from the corrosive ideas and divisive society beyond their garden … Continue reading The Third Magpie – M.S. Clements

The Sin-Eater – Megan Campisi

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Mantle – Pan Macmillan and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: An old adage says there are really only two stories: a man goes on a voyage, and a stranger arrives in town. This is the third: a woman … Continue reading The Sin-Eater – Megan Campisi

Q – Christina Dalcher

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, HQ – Harper Collins UK and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  IN THIS WORLD, PERFECTION IS EVERYTHING   Elena Fairchild is a teacher at one of the state’s new elite schools. Her daughters are exactly like … Continue reading Q – Christina Dalcher

A Touch of Death – Rebecca Crunden

  *I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A thousand years in the future, the last of humanity live inside the walls of the totalitarian Kingdom of Cutta. The rich live in Anais, the capital city of … Continue reading A Touch of Death – Rebecca Crunden

Threat Multiplication – James Litherland

    Blurb:  A perfect storm of trouble is brewing. Mysterious power outages, disrupted communications, and a rash of illness among the guards are only the beginning. Soon FURC Security Chief Anthony Nelson and his small, mostly inexperienced staff are overwhelmed by the hacking of the local network, the contamination of the food supply, and … Continue reading Threat Multiplication – James Litherland

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

Aftershocks – Phill Featherstone

  *I received a free copy of this ebook, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A deadly virus ravages the country. 17 year-old Lander Shaw thinks he has escaped. However, he hears that the virus has a terrible side-effect which could put his family … Continue reading Aftershocks – Phill Featherstone

Swan Girl (Rifters #2) – Isa Briarwood

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Cate and Angus barely managed to escape from The Village, a way station for accidental time travelers. In order to save Angus’s life, Cate had no choice but to … Continue reading Swan Girl (Rifters #2) – Isa Briarwood

Durable Impressions & Critical Contingencies – James Litherland (#Slowpocalypse 0.5 and 1)

  *I received a free copy of this book and short story, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*       Blurb:  As civilization has slowly crumbled, Katherine Miles has led a life of privilege—but also one of preparation. Now, under the ominous shadow of a … Continue reading Durable Impressions & Critical Contingencies – James Litherland (#Slowpocalypse 0.5 and 1)