December Round-Up – The Books I Read In December 2016

In December I managed to read and review seven books: The Exiled by Kati Hiekkapelto (Orenda Books) – My first review of December was the first of two as part of the ‘Finnish Invasion’ blog tour. The Exiled is the third book in Kati Hiekkapelto’s ‘Anna Fekete’ series. It follows Anna as she returns to …

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The River At Night by Erica Ferencik

I was very pleased to receive a copy of The River At Night which will be the launch title in January for Raven Books, the new imprint from Bloomsbury specialising in crime and thriller novels. ‘Why couldn’t I just say yes to a camping trip with three of my best friends? What was I so …

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My Top 10 Books of 2016

As the end of the year approaches it is the time of year that readers and bloggers look back at those books that we loved the most this year. And in 2016 I managed to read 83 books covering a range of genres, and it was difficult to pick just 10 from this list as …

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Star-Shot by Mary-Ann Constantine

Star- Shot was the first book which was chosen for inclusion in the Ninja Book Box (unboxing here). The Ninja Book Box focuses on promoting books published by independent publishers, and I was intrigued by this book as I had not heard of it or its publisher, Seren Books, previously. The theme for the box …

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Before The Feast by Sasa Stanisic

Before The Feast is the second novel by bestselling author Sasa Stanisic published in October 2015 by Pushkin Press, translated by Anthea Bell. I bought a copy of Before The Feast after its beautiful cover caught my eye when browsing in my local Waterstones. And intrigued by the blurb I was keen to read it …

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Fairy Loot Unboxing – December 2016

This month I was very excited to receive my first Fairy Loot subscription box. I have seen unboxings of previous months and was impressed with the contents so I finally decided to treat myself and get December’s box! Fairy Loot is a monthly subscription box focusing on Young Adult fantasy titles. You can get a …

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Nerdy Bookworm Box Unboxing – December 2016

Today it is time for another Nerdy Bookworm unboxing! Nerdy Bookworm is a monthly subscription box service for book lovers specialising in science fiction and fantasy YA titles. It costs £29.99 per box as a single purchase which includes free shipping in the UK and is also available as a subscription. Each month’s box has …

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