Bookshelf

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

First Lines Friday: 6th July

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines?  If you want to make your own post, feel free to use or edit the…

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Book Review: I Hate Fairyland, Vol. 1

Book Review: I Hate Fairyland, Vol. 1

So, I’ve just finished I Hate Fairyland and it was… interesting.  The story is about Gertrude, a little girl who is taken to … View Post
Book Review: From Here To Eternity by Caitlin Doughty

Book Review: From Here To Eternity by Caitlin Doughty

Before reading her latest book, I was already a huge fan of Caitlin Doughty from her 2014 debut, Smoke Gets In Your Eyes, and her … View Post
Book Review: Thornhill by Pam Smy

Book Review: Thornhill by Pam Smy

Ella’s house backs onto the grounds of the dilapidated Thornhill, a now empty manor house that was once the home of children waiting … View Post
Q&A with Victor Defnas

Q&A with Victor Defnas

I was recently given the opportunity to do a face-to-face questions and answers session with Victor Defnas, author of the new YA fantasy, Lightbringer.  … View Post
First Lines Friday: 25th May

First Lines Friday: 25th May

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, … View Post
The Sketchbook of Loish

The Sketchbook of Loish

Last year, I backed The Sketchbook of Loish on Kickstarter, familiar with the artist’s work from time spent on Facebook.  There was a … View Post