Book Review: The Three by Sarah Lotz (The Three #1)

The monthly buddy reads with Beth @ Bibliobeth continue; for the month of November, we chose to read The Three by Sarah Lotz, having both enjoyed her novel, The White Road. Black Thursday. The day that will never be forgotten. The day that four passenger planes crash, at almost exactly the same moment, at four different points around … Continue reading Book Review: The Three by Sarah Lotz (The Three #1)

Books & Baubles: Celebrating Orion’s 2019 Highlights #BooksAndBaubles

Doesn't it feel like Christmas? It certainly does, and Christmas came early for me this year, as I was in invited to Orion's Books & Baubles event. Champagne, afternoon tea, a chance to chat with authors, and the Orion staff team, and the icing on the cake, taking home some very exciting books, that are … Continue reading Books & Baubles: Celebrating Orion’s 2019 Highlights #BooksAndBaubles

Book Review: Before We Were Strangers by Brenda Novak

Brenda Novak is a name you’ll have seen on my blog before, I’m a huge fan of her Evelyn Talbot chronicles, so I jumped at the chance to read her latest standalone novel, Before We Were Strangers, which is publishing on 4th December. Something happened to her mother that night. Something no one wants to talk about. … Continue reading Book Review: Before We Were Strangers by Brenda Novak

Nonfiction Audiobook Review: We’re Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union

"Stories That Are Funny, Complicated and True" In the spirit of Amy Poehler's Yes Please, Lena Dunham's Not That Kind of Girl, and Roxane Gay's Bad Feminist, a powerful collection of essays about gender, sexuality, race, beauty, Hollywood, and what it means to be a modern woman. One month before the release of the highly anticipated film The Birth … Continue reading Nonfiction Audiobook Review: We’re Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union

Book Review: Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuvel (Themis Files #2)

After a successful buddy read of Sleeping Giants with Beth @ Bibliobeth, we decide to read the second book in the trilogy together, Waking Gods. Who made Themis? It's been ten years since Themis - a giant alien metal robot - was revealed to the world by Dr Rose Franklin. It now stands at the heart … Continue reading Book Review: Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuvel (Themis Files #2)