A book haul post for you all today featuring four books that I have recently received from publishers. Blackfish City by Sam J.Miller. Published by Orbit on April 17th, 2018. After the climate wars, a floating city was constructed in the Arctic Circle. Once a remarkable feat of mechanical and social engineering, it has started… Continue reading Book Haul: Some new books.
The Irregular: A Different Class of Spy. H. B. Lyle. 288 pages. Crime / Thriller / Historical Fiction / Spy. My Rating: Hell Yeah Book Review. Book Blurb: London 1909: The British Empire seems invulnerable. But Captain Vernon Kell, head of counter-intelligence at the War Office, knows better. In Russia, revolution; in Germany, an arms… Continue reading The Irregular: A Different Class of Spy by H. B. Lyle Book Review
Inferno: Thomas Kydd 17 Book Blurb: 1807. Captain Sir Thomas Kydd's famous sea action aboard Tyger has snatched his reputation from ignominy. He is the hero of the hour. But though Britain's Navy remains imperious, a succession of battles has seen Napoleon victorious on mainland Europe. In an attempt to prevent the French from taking… Continue reading Inferno by Julian Stockwin Blog Tour (Book Extract).
Jakob's Colours. Lindsay Hawdon. 5 stars out of 5. Book Blurb: Austria, 1944. Jakob, a gypsy boy - half Roma, half Yenish - runs, as he has been told to do. With shoes of sack cloth, still bloodstained with another's blood, a stone clutched in one hand, a small wooden box in the other. He… Continue reading Jakob’s Colours Book Review.