The Pictures by Guy Bolton

  I have recently started picking up more crime novels and one of my book club reads for this month was a crime novel set in 1930’s Los Angeles. I enjoy historical novels so was interested in reading a crime thriller set in a different era, and in The Pictures by Guy Bolton we see …

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Red Rising by Pierce Brown

The Red Rising series is a collection of books that need little introduction. It is a series I have been meaning to read for a while which I know is extremely popular with excitement building for the next book set in this world, Iron Gold, which is published next month. But for me it was …

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The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli

The book included in November’s ‘Ladies That Slay’ box from Fairy Loot was The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli. The first in the ‘Iskari’ series, it is a book that caught my eye due to its premise and gorgeous cover design! I was eagerly anticipating reading this one as it promised a story of dragons …

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Bonfire by Krysten Ritter

My latest review is of a book I had been very excited about reading. Bonfire is the debut novel from Krysten Ritter, who you may recognise for her acting work which includes the Netflix series Jessica Jones (which I really need to catch up on!). The synopsis of this book intrigued me, as it is …

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Strange Sight by Syd Moore

This month I received the first crime and mystery box from My Chronicle Book Box which included three different books. I have previously read and reviewed Death in the Stars by Frances Brody and Did You See Melody? by Sophie Hannah and the last book in the box was Strange Sight by Syd Moore. Strange …

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Did You See Melody? by Sophie Hannah

Sophie Hannah was an author I had heard of but whose books I hadn’t yet got round to reading. So when I received a copy of her latest novel, Did You See Melody? in my November box from My Chronicle Book Box, I couldn’t wait to read it! This story begins with Cara Burrows, a …

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Death In The Stars by Frances Brody

Death In The Stars was one of three books I received in the November crime and mystery box from My Chronicle Book Box (unboxing here) This is a genre that I don’t read a lot of with the majority of my books falling under the category of general/literary fiction. But I was immediately drawn to …

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