Book Haul · Various Things

Book Haul: Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Book Post is a truly outstanding treat when it arrives! Well,for me it is, unfortunately for all of you it means that you once again get to see my atrocious photo taking of the arrived book! Today’s book haul is bought to you courtesy of the lovely people at Bloomsbury and is for: Norse Mythology… Continue reading Book Haul: Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Friday Face-Off · Various Things

Friday Face-Off 13th January 2017.

The Friday Face-Off is a meme originally created by Books by Proxy, where the idea is to compare the different covers of a book with each week being a certain theme. This weeks theme is: Clown “Nobody likes a clown at midnight“ and I have chosen: It by Stephen King.  Cover H: I just really like… Continue reading Friday Face-Off 13th January 2017.

Various Things · Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: Red Sister by Mark Lawrence.

Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine.  Each Wednesday you get to highlight a book that your really looking forward to. This week I’ve chosen:  Red Sister (Book of the Ancestor 1) by Mark Lawrence. I was born for killing – the gods made me to ruin. At the Convent of Sweet… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Red Sister by Mark Lawrence.

Standalone Sunday · Various Things

Standalone Sunday: December Park by Ronald Malfi.

Standalone Sunday is a meme created by Megan at BookslayerReads. Where each Sunday you feature a book that is a standalone and not a part of a series that you really like and would recommend to others. Remember to either link back to Megan’s post or leave her a link to yours in the comments… Continue reading Standalone Sunday: December Park by Ronald Malfi.

Author · Spotlight/Interview

Kingdom Asunder by Thaddeus White Book Extract.

Kingdom Asunder Book Blurb: What crime is more unforgivable than treason? Princess Karena is all that stands between the House of Penmere and ruin. The King, her brother, was gravely wounded in a failed assassination attempt, and once-loyal followers are flocking to the treacherous Usurper’s golden embrace. But Karena knows the surest defence is attack,… Continue reading Kingdom Asunder by Thaddeus White Book Extract.

My Musings

Annoying Tropes in Fantasy: A humorous perusal of overused tropes in my favourite genre.

As a fantasy fan I occasionally come across over used or old tropes that I find annoying. Every genre of book has them, that tired old cliché that makes you shake your head and sigh whilst reading. Well, I have created a humorous (well, I think it is) list of my fifteen most annoying fantasy… Continue reading Annoying Tropes in Fantasy: A humorous perusal of overused tropes in my favourite genre.