Bookshelf

“Books are a uniquely portable magic.”
– Stephen King

5 Favourite Quotes from Bullet Train (The Book)

I recently did a buddy read with my friend for Bullet Train by Kōtarō Isaka.  Having virtually no experience reading action thrillers, I suppose you can say I went in with fairly low expectations, but was happy to go along for the ride, as my friend was so excited about…

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A Mid-Year Reading Round-Up (2022)

A Mid-Year Reading Round-Up (2022)

I’m on a roll this year, if I do say so myself. I’ve read some incredible books so far. I’ve been … View Post
5 Must-Read Horror Stories To Give You Chills

5 Must-Read Horror Stories To Give You Chills

In my teens I loved nothing more than picking up a Point Horror from the school library, devouring them in bed late on a … View Post
Book Review: In the House in the Dark of the Woods

Book Review: In the House in the Dark of the Woods

I had a strange experience reading this book – I think ‘strange’ is the most accurate word for it, anyway. It is a slow, slow … View Post
A 2021 Reading Round-Up

A 2021 Reading Round-Up

2021 was a great reading year for me. I set a tentative goal of 25 books and somehow ended up reading 38! Keep reading for the highlights … View Post
Book Review: My Name is Why

Book Review: My Name is Why

When I pick up a biography, it is rarely by someone I know of; I much prefer unravelling a complete stranger’s journey, and … View Post
How My Book Reviews Have Changed In 6 Years

How My Book Reviews Have Changed In 6 Years

I was tidying up a few old posts recently, and uncovered dozens of book reviews from as early as 2015, when this blog was born! … View Post