Reading Challenge Book Three: Oliver Twist 

  Book Three was a longer more in-depth read: a return to the classics with Oliver Twist. Blurb ‘A parish child – the orphan of a workhouse – the humble, half-starved drudge – to be cuffed and buffeted through the world, despised by all, and pitied by none’ Dark, mysterious and mordantly funny, Oliver Twist features some […]

What’s the Deal with Flying Carpets? 

I’ve been keen on flying carpets, or magic carpets, as long as I can remember. I’ve no idea where the obsession came from. As a little girl, I used to spread a piece of material on the floor, teddy on one corner, biscuit tin on the other, and we’d go flying into the land of […]

Fellowship of Fantasy: Valentine’s Day Book Sale!

This Valentine’s Day, the awesome authors at Fellowship of Fantasy have banded together to provide an awesome selection of free and discount Fantasy and Speculative Fiction stories. Browse the titles, select as many as your heart desires, and discover your next favorite author! All Fellowship of Fantasy titles are author rated with a guaranteed content […]

Reading Challenge Book Two: The Martian

Book two was a quick read: The Martian by Andy Weir Blurb Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first person to die there. After a dust storm nearly kills him and forces his crew to evacuate while thinking him […]

Reading Challenge Book One: The Lies of Locke Lamora 

I’m going to be sharing a short review of each book I complete in my reading challenge. Let’s kick off with the first book, The Lies of Locke Lamora. Blurb They say that the Thorn of Camorr can beat anyone in a fight. They say he steals from the rich and gives to the poor. […]

My 2017 Reading Challenge

This year, I’ve chosen 38 books that I want to read. Some of them are quite hefty, so chances are I won’t get through the lot, but if it ends up being a longer challenge, so be it. I shall also do a Goodreads challenge, where I select a number of books to read in […]

My Top Ten Reads of 2016

I didn’t count exactly how many books I read this year, but it was probably around 70. This year, I’ve been focusing on reading both fantasy and also books from other indie writers. And my top ten for the year includes a great selection of both! (Numbers are not indicative of position) Indie Books 1. From […]