Book Review- Blue Shadows Fall by Lenore Stutznegger

I am excited to introduce you to a new author who has written a fantasy novel. It was released last week and I am proud to have been gifted a copy in exchange for an honest review. Blue Shadows Fall is about our main protagonist, Blue Haven who has grown up with an enhanced abilityContinue reading “Book Review- Blue Shadows Fall by Lenore Stutznegger”

Book Review – Jewels of Egypt by C T Ortega

When I found out that another novel by CT Ortega was being published I jumped at the chance to review this in advance of the release date which is tomorrow. This time we are transported to ancient Egypt where we meet Sati, a young queen and Ahm, a beautiful, wise girl from the streets whoContinue reading “Book Review – Jewels of Egypt by C T Ortega”

Book Review – Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin

This was read in preparation for our last show which was all about book series’ (if you missed it you can listen to it anywhere you listen to podcasts or through the below link) however this novel is also perfect for the Halloween season. Blurb Two years ago, Louise le Blanc fled her coven andContinue reading “Book Review – Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin”

Book Review – One Will Die by CT Ortega

I have previously read CT Ortega’s debut novel, The Writer and The Throne and really enjoyed it, so I jumped at the chance to review his new novel, One Will Die. BLURB Two different lives…Two different hopes…Only one will survive… Tanel, a quiet poet born into the battle-driven clan of Mil’chama. The heavily trained boyContinue reading “Book Review – One Will Die by CT Ortega”

New Podcast Episode Out Now!!

Episode 3 of Speaking LITerally Podcast is now live. We had so much fun with this one as we interviewed military veteran turned self published author, C T Ortega. It was an inspiring interview and definitely worth a listen. CT Ortega retired from his 20 year career from the military last May and has sinceContinue reading “New Podcast Episode Out Now!!”

Book Review – The Writer and The Throne by Caleb Ortega

To mark the recording of our next podcast episode of Speaking Literally Podcast today in which we interviewed, fantasy author, C.T Ortega here is my review of his first book in the Warfare of the Gods series, The Writer and The Throne. 📚Blurb📚 Welcome to Saggilmut, a heavenly realm that is all but serene, tornContinue reading “Book Review – The Writer and The Throne by Caleb Ortega”

Book Review – A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas

I last read this book two years ago, I borrowed it from the library but last Christmas my amazing fiance, bought me the whole series so I thought it was time to reread it so I can finish the series (I only read the first two last time)

Book Review – Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

I read this book almost straight after the Shadow and Bone trilogy which I loved. So I was on a bit of a book high and so there was a lot riding on the next grishaverse book series, Six of Crows. This book takes us to the seedy, dark, criminal underworld of Ketterdam. We meetContinue reading “Book Review – Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo”

Book Review – Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

We made it! The final book in the Shadow and Bone trilogy. It has been such an adventure with Mal and Alina that I admit I never wanted it to end. But here we go…..

Book Review – Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

Having recently read Shadow and Bone and loved it I was keen to jump into the next one as soon as possible. Blurb: Hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the Fold, Alina must try to make a life with Mal in an unfamiliar land, all while keeping her identityContinue reading “Book Review – Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo”