The Wind in My Heart By Douglas Wynne – A Book Review

Blurb: Miles Landry is trying to put violence behind him when he takes up work as a private detective focused on humdrum adultery cases. But when a Tibetan monk hires him to find a missing person, things get weird fast. Charged with tracking down the reincarnation of a man possessed by a demonic guardian from the Tibetan Book of the Dead,…… Continue reading The Wind in My Heart By Douglas Wynne – A Book Review

The Outsider by Stephen King – A Book Review

Blurb: A horrifying crime. Water-tight evidence points to a single suspect. Except he was seventy miles away, with an iron-clad alibi. Detective Anderson sets out to investigate the impossible: how can the suspect have been both at the scene of the crime and in another town? Author: Stephen King Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Release Date:…… Continue reading The Outsider by Stephen King – A Book Review

Ghoulslayer by Darius Hinks – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: In the bleak, haunted underworld of Shyish, a vengeful Slayer seeks the Lord of Undeath. Gotrek Gurnisson returns, his oaths now ashes alongside the world-that-was, his fury undiminished. Branded with the Master Rune of Grimnir, the God that betrayed him, and joined by Maleneth Witchblade, a former Daughter of Khaine turned agent of the…… Continue reading Ghoulslayer by Darius Hinks – An Audio Book Review

Sherlock Holmes & The Voice of Treason – An Audio Drama Review

Blurb: Queen Victoria is missing and the British Empire needs you. Join Holmes and Watson in this gripping Audible Original drama as they battle to rescue the Queen with the help of an unusual ally, arch-nemesis Moriarty. Authors: George Mann, Cavan Scott Narrators: A full cast/Various Publisher: Audible Genre: Historical Fiction Running Time: 8 hours…… Continue reading Sherlock Holmes & The Voice of Treason – An Audio Drama Review

A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: Ebenezer Scrooge is not a fan of Christmas. In fact, he dislikes most things, but especially people. Bah humbug! But one Christmas Eve he is visited by the spirits of Christmas Past, Christmas Present and Christmas Yet to Come, and so begins a transformational evening for the mean and miserly man. Author: Charles Dickens…… Continue reading A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens – An Audio Book Review

Swords & Spectres ‘Best Books of 2020’ Awards

Considering I read bang on one-hundred books this year (the first, and no doubt only time this has and will ever happen) I thought it might be fun to highlight the best reads I’ve come across this year. Please note that these are books I read this year. It is not necessarily books that were…… Continue reading Swords & Spectres ‘Best Books of 2020’ Awards

My Half Year In Books (July 1st to December 31st) 2020

Around the half way point of the year I did a ‘my half year in books’ so thought it would make total sense to do the 2nd half of that post now. If the post is unreadable it’s because I have grouped images together and you are reading on a mobile device. If WordPress has…… Continue reading My Half Year In Books (July 1st to December 31st) 2020

Deity by Matt Wesolowski – A Book Review

Blurb: A shamed pop star A devastating fire Six witnesses Six stories Which one is true? When pop megastar Zach Crystal dies in a fire at his remote mansion, his mysterious demise rips open the bitter divide between those who adored his music and his endless charity work, and those who viewed him as a…… Continue reading Deity by Matt Wesolowski – A Book Review