B: A Year In Plagues & Pencils by Edward Carey

Edward Carey has become one of those writers whose work I always look forward to. The first of his books that I read, Little, which is a fascinating story around the life of Madame Tussaud was one of my favourite books a few years ago. I also enjoyed The Swallowed Man, an intriguing tale narrated … Continue reading B: A Year In Plagues & Pencils by Edward Carey

My Top 5 Books of 2018

As 2018 comes to an end it is time to look back on some of my favourite books from the past year. The number of books I managed to read in 2018 was 79 which exceeded my annual Goodreads target of 75 but was down on the 100 I managed in 2017. However, whilst I … Continue reading My Top 5 Books of 2018

October Round-Up – The Books I Read In October 2018

I had a slower reading month in October, but I managed to read and review six books. Here is a roundup of my blog posts this month... The first book I read this month was Dark Matter by Blake Crouch which I have had on my TBR for a couple of years! And I really … Continue reading October Round-Up – The Books I Read In October 2018

Little by Edward Carey

This month saw the publication of Little by Edward Carey, which was a book I was fortunate enough to receive a review copy of. This was a book I was very excited about reading, partly due to it being a work of historical fiction. One of the things I enjoy most about historical fiction is … Continue reading Little by Edward Carey