Book Review – Book of Night by Holly Black

Having read all of the Folk in the Air series by Holly Black in the last few years I was very excited about her foray into adult fantasy. There is of course always some trepidation when a YA author turns their hand to adult fiction as there is always the concern that there will beContinue reading “Book Review – Book of Night by Holly Black”

Book Review – The Trial of Lotta Rae by Siobhan MacGowan

Thanks to Welbeck Publishing for gifting me this book in exchange for an honest review. I am also honoured to take part in the book tour for this title. So, watch this space on 24th May for my stop on the tour. The Trial of Lotta Rae instantly attracted my attention after reading the blurb,Continue reading “Book Review – The Trial of Lotta Rae by Siobhan MacGowan”

Book Review – Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

This was a book I was gifted for my birthday by my amazing Canadian Bookstagrammer friend, Sienna. It is one I have been looking forward to reading having fallen in love with Leigh Bardugo‚Äôs Grishaverse, but at the same time I was a bit worried. For an author who is well known for her YAContinue reading “Book Review – Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo”

Book Review – Anatomy: A Love Story by Dana Schwartz

Anatomy: A Love Story by Dana Schwartz I first heard about this book at the beginning of the 2022 and I was absolutely sold on the blurb. The idea of a romance with a gothicky, medical twist, all set in 1817 Edinburgh was all I needed to know. So, when I saw there was oneContinue reading “Book Review – Anatomy: A Love Story by Dana Schwartz”

Book Review – Another Beast’s Skin by Jessika Grewe Glover

It’s time for another book Review and I can’t believe I haven’t already reviewed this book. I was first introduced to this author when we interviewed her on Speaking LITerally podcast a while ago. I was intrigued by her book, especially as part of it is set in England. So back in March I finallyContinue reading “Book Review – Another Beast’s Skin by Jessika Grewe Glover”

New Podcast Episode- Speaking LITerally Podcast- Fantastical Fantasies

I hope you had a wonderful Easter. Mine was pretty quiet but I did get to see the new Fantastic Beast’s film which was fantastic. If you are a fan of the films I would highly recommend it. Also I had so much fun recording the next episode of Speaking LITerally podcast with my favouriteContinue reading “New Podcast Episode- Speaking LITerally Podcast- Fantastical Fantasies”

Book Review – Meet Me in the Margins by Melissa Ferguson

Thanks to Netgalley and Melissa Ferguson for gifting me a copy in exchange for an honest review. This book has already been released and is available in many bookshops. Would you rather work in a publishing or be a writer? In this book the main character, Savannah does both. Publishing assistant by day for aContinue reading “Book Review – Meet Me in the Margins by Melissa Ferguson”

Book Review – The War of Two Queens by Jennifer L Armentrout

This is a series I only discovered late 2021 but instantly became obsessed with. I finished a Crown of Gilded bones in February and so was very excited to start the next in the series which I did a buddy read of with my favourite American and cohost of Speaking LITerally podcast, Holly. I readContinue reading “Book Review – The War of Two Queens by Jennifer L Armentrout”

Book Review- Assassins Odyssey by CT Ortega

We are back with another CT Ortega review. You may have already seen my reviews for some of his previous works including the Warfare of the Gods series and some of his standalone novels including One Will Die. This time it is another standalone read and we travel to Ancient Greece for a heroic battleContinue reading “Book Review- Assassins Odyssey by CT Ortega”

Book Review – Minor Detail by Adania Shibli

This year I am trying to broaden my horizons when it comes to reading and try novels outside of my comfort zone. I found that last year with lockdowns and a lot of other things going on I often reverted to my chosen genres such as rom-coms, thrillers and fantasy. But this year I amContinue reading “Book Review – Minor Detail by Adania Shibli”