Catch-Up Quickies 27

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 27

Blog Tour: The Second Sight of Zachary Cloudesley – Sean Lusk

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Doubleday – Random House UK and Anne Cater of Random Things Blog Tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: Zachary Cloudesley is gifted in a remarkable way, beyond even his own understanding. But not all gifts are a blessing... Leadenhall … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Second Sight of Zachary Cloudesley – Sean Lusk

Catch-Up Quickies 13

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 13

Catch-Up Quickies 3

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 3

Feathertide – Beth Cartwright

*I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, Cornerstone / Penguin Random House and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: A girl. A secret. A life-changing journey. A magical fairytale-inspired debut about accepting being that little bit different, for fans of The Night Circus and The Bear and the … Continue reading Feathertide – Beth Cartwright

Gingerbread – Helen Oyeyemi

  *I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, Picador – Pan Macmillan and NetGalley. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Influenced by the mysterious place gingerbread holds in classic children's stories - equal parts wholesome and uncanny - beloved novelist Helen Oyeyemi invites readers into a … Continue reading Gingerbread – Helen Oyeyemi

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

The Toymakers – Robert Dinsdale

*I received a free review copy of this novel via NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb: Do you remember when you believed in magic? It is 1917, and while war wages across Europe, in the heart of London, there is a place of hope and enchantment. The Emporium sells … Continue reading The Toymakers – Robert Dinsdale