Reading has been very hit-and-miss for me this year, blame the pandemic, blame my own demons, blame life, but for whatever reason, while I've never been the fastest reader, I have really struggled reading since the end of 2020. So, as I have taken a step back from blogging (I still post occasionally) I decided… Continue reading A trio of rereads: The Whisper Man by Alex North, The Chalk Man by CJ Tudor, The Taking of Annie Thorne by CJ Tudor.
Can't-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishful Endings based on Waiting on Wednesday that was created and run by Breaking the Spine where each Wednesday you get to showcase a book that you are really looking forward to and that has yet to be released. This week I’ve chosen: Mimic by Daniel Cole. In… Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Mimic by Daniel Cole.
Judas Horse. Lynda La Plante. 320 pages. Crime / Thriller / Police Procedural. Book Blurb. 'Do you know what a Judas Horse is? When the wild mustangs are running free, you corral one and train it. When he's ready, you release him and he'll bring his team back into the corral - like Judas betraying… Continue reading Judas Horse by Lynda La Plante Book Review.
I have some news. I received an email from NB Magazine inviting me to submit an entry into their Blogger's Book Prize 2021 competition. Bloggers chose a book from 2020 that they loved from either the NB Magazine long-list or of their own choosing and then submitted a review with the chance of being picked… Continue reading NB Magazine Blogger’s Book Prize 2021 shortlisted book: We Begin at the End by Chris Whitaker.
I mainly read fantasy and thrillers and while I dabble in other genres they are my two ‘go-to’ genres. I usually only do a single favourite books of the year blog post, but I have decided to change things up slightly for the books that I read in 2020 and split the post into two, one blog post for fantasy and one blog post for thrillers. These are my… Continue reading My Favourite Books of 2020: crime, thriller and horror.