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 … Continue reading May Round-Up – The Books I Read In May 2017

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 … Continue reading The Blood Miracles by Lisa McInerney

August Round-Up – The Books I Read In August 2015

In August I read eight books – seven fiction and one non-fiction: The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney (John Murray) – perhaps my favourite of all the books I read this month, a brilliant, gritty debut. A murder with an unlikely culprit has consequences for a group of flawed characters making up an Irish ‘underworld’. … Continue reading August Round-Up – The Books I Read In August 2015