Q&A with Phil Williams – Given to Darkness

I have a review coming up for this book, but was lucky enough to get the opportunity to put a few questions to author Phil Williams about writing, reading and his stories. But first, here’s the book: Blurb: Ikiri demands blood. Whose will it be? A malevolent force stirs from the heart of the Congo. … Continue reading Q&A with Phil Williams – Given to Darkness

Q+A with Pete Adams – Black Rose

I have a review coming up for this book, but was lucky enough to get the opportunity to put a few questions to author Pete Adams about writing, reading and his stories. First, here is Black Rose: Blurb: A continually bullied runt of a youngster, Chas Larkin discovers his chutzpah and decides to take on … Continue reading Q+A with Pete Adams – Black Rose

Q+A with Des Burkinshaw – Miniskirts Are Murder

I am excited to bring you my interview today with author Des Burkinshaw as, not only did I love his previous 'Porter and the Gliss' book Dead and Talking, but I am on the tour for his sequel, Miniskirts are Murder, later this month! Before I hand you over to my earlier self and Des … Continue reading Q+A with Des Burkinshaw – Miniskirts Are Murder

Q+A with Richard Parry – The Splintered Land trilogy

More reviews coming up for this series, with The Storm Within on my list for this month, but today I have something a little different, as Richard Parry pops by to give us his thoughts on life, the universe and every– no, sorry, his thoughts on books, reading, writing, and his Splintered Land trilogy. For … Continue reading Q+A with Richard Parry – The Splintered Land trilogy

Blog Tour: Q&A with Pete Adams – Road Kill: The Duchess of Frisian Tun

  Thank you to Pete Adams and to Emma Welton of damppebbles blog tours for having me on this tour today! I am honoured to be kicking off for this first book in Pete's new series, which brings back some old Kind Hearts and Martinets faces.   I was lucky enough to get hold of an exclusive … Continue reading Blog Tour: Q&A with Pete Adams – Road Kill: The Duchess of Frisian Tun

Q&A with Allison Alexander – Super Sick

  A subject very close to my heart today - as I live with a chronic illness myself! I got the chance to put some questions to Allison Alexander about her book, Super Sick, which deals with the representation of chronic illness and making peace with living with it. First, here's the book:   Blurb:  Superheroes … Continue reading Q&A with Allison Alexander – Super Sick

Blog Tour – Q&A with Michael Stephenson – The Ones That Stare

  Happy to be back to Bookshine after my ill-health hiatus of the last few weeks.  And I'm straight back in with a treat, as I got the opportunity to put some questions to author Michael Stephenson as part of the blog tour for his latest book, The Ones That Stare. First, here's the book:   … Continue reading Blog Tour – Q&A with Michael Stephenson – The Ones That Stare

Q&A with Oli Jacobs – Kirk Sandblaster vs. Protocol 9

  I have a review coming up for this book, but was lucky enough to get the opportunity to put a few questions to author Oli Jacobs about writing, reading and his stories. But first, here's the book:   Blurb:  BZZZZ! Technology has gone rogue in Universia. Everything from robots, computers, even vending machines are … Continue reading Q&A with Oli Jacobs – Kirk Sandblaster vs. Protocol 9

Blog Tour: Q&A with I.L. Cruz – A Noble’s Path

  First, an apology, as this feature should have posted yesterday, but didn't due to human error on my part (I'm pretty sure I actually clicked on the wrong date on the scheduler!), so I apologise to both I.L. Cruz and Rachel Poli for the delay. I am pretty excited that I have reviews coming … Continue reading Blog Tour: Q&A with I.L. Cruz – A Noble’s Path

Q&A with Matt Ferraz – The Horse and Mr Hyde

  I have a review coming up for this short story, but was lucky enough to get the opportunity to put a few questions to author Matt Ferraz about writing, reading and his stories. Here's what he had to say...!   As a writer: Do you have any writing quirks / odd writing habits? I’m … Continue reading Q&A with Matt Ferraz – The Horse and Mr Hyde