May Round-Up – The Books I Read In May 2017

I had a very busy month in May where I managed to read and review nine books! Here is what I said about them... The Bookman’s Tale by Charlie Lovett (Alma Books) – My first review for May was for the book featured in February’s Shakespearean Mystery box from Ninja Book Box. The Bookman’s Tale …

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Making Space by Sarah Tierney

Earlier this month I took part in the blog tour for Making Space, the debut novel from Sarah Tierney. In that guest post, Sarah introduced us to her book and it was one I was looking forward to reading based on the premise and the protagonist. It is a book that explores human emotion and …

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Imagine Me Gone by Adam Haslett

My book club’s chosen read for this month was Imagine Me Gone by Adam Haslett. I really liked the sound of this book which promised to be a haunting and captivating read that touches on some difficult subject matter. Imagine Me Gone follows the story of a family and a significant event which changes their …

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The Blood Miracles by Lisa McInerney

One of the books I was excited about this year was The Blood Miracles, the second novel from Lisa McInerney. I read her debut, The Glorious Heresies in 2015 and I picked it as one of my top books of the year with its fascinating cast of characters and gritty plot. It went on to …

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Blog Tour – Making Space by Sarah Tierney – Guest Post

Making Space by Sarah Tierney is a book I am very much looking forward to reading. Published in paperback by Sandstone Press on 20th April, you can get the e-book this week for only £1. It tells the story of a woman who is at a point in life where everything feels like its in …

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Fairy Loot Unboxing – May 2017

Today I am very excited to be unboxing the May Fairy Loot! Fairy Loot is a monthly subscription box focusing on Young Adult fantasy titles. You can get a single box for £26 per month (plus VAT and shipping) or you can choose to subscribe for 3 or 6 months. I have been getting Fairy …

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Ninja Book Box Unboxing – May 2017

This week I received my third Ninja Book Box. I received the very first ‘Slightly Surreal’ box back in November following the Kickstarter campaign and in February I unboxed the ‘Shakespearean Mystery’ box. Ninja Book Box is a quarterly subscription service with the emphasis being on promoting books from independent publishers of all genres, and …

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