Goodreads | Amazon | Bookshop.org (UK) | Book Depository | Waterstones Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Publish Date: 28 January 2014 Page Count: 401 pages After listening to people rave about the Red Rising Saga for years and years (I even listed it as number one in my top series I want to read post), I […]
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Goodreads | Amazon | Bookshop.org (UK) | Book Depository | Waterstones Publisher: Orbit Books Publish Date: 01 February 2022 Page Count: 512 pages Nophek Gloss was my favourite read of 2020, surprising me with its trippy ‘bubbleverse’ sci-fi setting made all the more vivid by Hansen’s uniquely sensorial prose; she had me feeling, smelling and tasting […]
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I spent the last few months of 2021 catching up on reading commitments and finally managed to in December. This year, I’m looking forward to mood-reading my way through my to-be-read list, as well as discovering new titles. Mood reading has already taken me to some strange and exciting worlds, with the brutal but magical The […]
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The supernatural aspect of Ring Shout is horrifying and otherworldly…
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Happy almost 2022! It’s been another tough year for many people, but I hope you’re able to spend the holidays with loved ones and some lovely books. Last year I restricted my top 10 books of the year post to new releases, but since I’ve had more time to work through some backlist titles recently, […]
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A Star Named Vega is a criminally underrated sci-fi adventure novel, having six Goodreads ratings at the time of writing.
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In Deeper Waters by F. T. Lukens was one of my most anticipated books of 2021, so I was keen to dive into it (pun intended) before the end of the year.
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I just realised that next year is less than a month away, so I thought I’d check out some exciting sci-fi and fantasy titles coming in 2022! I’ve spent almost no time on social media in the last few months, so I haven’t seen which books are stirring up hype. But after a bit of […]
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– What Happened – My October was dominated by two 700+ page doorstop fantasies. I found it a little tricky to review The Desert Prince since I really loved one of the main characters, but the rest of the plot didn’t really stick with me. Empire of the Vampire, my first ever Kristoff read, was […]
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I have to say this is a damn well-executed book, and I smashed through it in a week or so.
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