City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty Nahri has never believed in magic. Certainly, she has power; on the streets of eighteenth-century Cairo, she’s a con woman of unsurpassed talent. But she knows better than anyone that the trades she uses to get by—palm readings, zars, and a mysterious gift for healing—are all tricks, both… Continue reading Review: City Of Brass by S A Chakraborty
Blackwing by Ed McDonald Hope, reason, humanity: the Misery breaks them all. Under its cracked and wailing sky, the Misery is a vast and blighted expanse, the arcane remnant of a devastating war with the immortals known as the Deep Kings. The war ended nearly a century ago, and the enemy is kept at bay… Continue reading Review: Blackwing by Ed McDonald
Phew it's been a while since I've been able to blog! Or vlog...or do anything that isn't related to moving house. XD But now we're (mostly) moved and (mostly) settled into the new place and LOVING it! We've been moving fairly slowly, so we can do some DIY projects at the house before we need… Continue reading August Mini Book Haul
The Edge of Nowhere by C. H. Armstrong Amazon The year is 1992 and Victoria Hastings Harrison Greene—reviled matriarch of a sprawling family—is dying. After surviving the Oklahoma Dust Bowl and the Great Depression, Victoria refuses to leave this earth before revealing the secrets she’s carried for decades. Once the child of a loving family… Continue reading Review: The Edge of Nowhere by C. H. Armstrong
This is my first time taking part in the Book Blogger Hop, hosted by Coffee Addicted Writer. This week's question: Do you give books as gifts? My Answer: Yes! Although not as often as I probably could. I have quite a few friends and family who love to read, yet thinking about it now I… Continue reading Book Blogger Hop
I know, it's been a bit longer than expected since my last post. Sorry! We went to visit some family, and then started house hunting. Which takes a lot of time - who knew?! (Well, we did but oh well!) What we didn't realise is how quickly property sells here, especially if it is a… Continue reading June Book Haul!