Book Reviews

Welcome to my easy to search through, alphabetically ordered book review archive. The reviews are listed from A-Z, ranked in order by the author’s surname. Each will be marked with a tag showing the genre: H (horror), Sci-Fi (Science Fiction), F (Fantasy), HF (Historical Fiction), Shrt {Short Read}. Some may have multiple tags.


Abnett, Dan – First And Only {Sci-Fi} {WH40K}

Alleyne, C.S. – Belle Vue {H}

Anderson, Kevin J. – Captain Nemo  {Adventure/HF}

Angel, Caroline – Madman Across the Water {H}

Arnold, Luke – The Last Smile In Sunder City {F}

Arnold, Luke – Dead Man in a Ditch {F}

Austin-King, Graham – Faithless {F}


Bark, Jasper – Quiet Places {H}

Barker, R. J. – The Bone Ships {F}

Barker, R. J. – Call of the Bone Ships {F}

Bevan, Robert – Critical Failures (Caverns & Creatures Book 1) {Comedy Fantasy}

Bevan, Robert – Critical Failures 2 ‘Fail Harder’ {Comedy Fantasy}

Bevan, Robert – Critical Failures V: V is for Five  {Comedy Fantasy}

Bevan, Robert – Critical Failures VI – The Good, The Bad & The Neutral {Comedy Fantasy}

Bowden, Oliver – Assassin’s Creed Renaissance {HF}

Bowden, Oliver – Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag {HF}

Bowden, Oliver – Assassin’s Creed: Forsaken  {HF}

Brown, Dan – Origin {Thriller}

Bruno, Rhett. C – Titanborn {Sci-Fi}


Carey, M. R. – The Book of Koli {Dystopian/Post Apocalyptic}

Carey, M. R. – The Trials of Koli {Dystopian/Post Apocalyptic}

Christie, Agatha – The Mysterious Affair at Styles {Mystery/Historical}

Claussen, Nick – Human Flesh {H}

Crichton, Michael – Pirate Latitudes {Historical Fiction}

Crouch, Blake – Abandon {Suspense/Thriller}

Crystal Lake Publishing – Fantastic Tales of Terror: History’s Darkest Secrets {H/Anthology}

Coates, Darcy – Ghost Camera {H}

Conan Doyle, Arthur – A Case of Identity {HF} {Shrt}

Cornwell, Bernard – Sharpe’s Battle {HF}

Cornwell, Bernard – Sharpe’s Christmas {HF} {Shrt}

Cook, Michelle Amber – Night of the Victorian Dead (Book 1){HF} {H}


de Castell, Sebastien – Traitor’s Blade {F}

Dornbusch, Betsy – Enemy {F}


Eames, Nicholas – Bloody Rose {F}

Edwards, Nigel – Garrison {F} {Shrt}

Edwards, Patrick – Echo Cycle {HF}

Eichar, Donnie – Dead Mountain {Non-Fiction}

England, Sarah – Father of Lies {H}

England, Sarah – Tanners Dell {H}

England, Sarah – Magda {H}


Farren, T. C. – The Book of Malachi {Sci-Fi}


Guymer, David – The Court of the Blind King {F/WH/AOS}

Guymer, David – Hamilcar: Champion of the Gods {F/WH/AOS}

Gunnells, Mark Allan – 324 Abercorn {Horror}


Hackwith, A. J. – The Library of the Unwritten (Hell’s Library #1) {Fantasy}

Haley, Guy – Konrad Curze: The Night Haunter {Sci-Fi) {WH40K}

Haley, Guy – Plague War  {Sci-Fi} {WH40K}

Hughes, Laura M- Danse Macabre {H} {Shrt}

Hicks, Michael Patrick – The Resurrectionists {HF}

Hill, Justin. D – Cadian Honour {Sci-Fi}


Iggulden, Conn – The Falcon of Sparta {HF}


Jónasson, Ragnar – Snowblind {Thriller}


King, Stephen – Cell  {H}

King, Stephen – Insomnia {H}

Kingfisher, T. – Twisted Ones {H}

Kingfisher, T – The Hollow Places {H}

Kristian, Giles – God of Vengeance {HF}

Kristian, Giles – Winter’s Fire {HF}

Kristian, Giles – Wings of the Storm {HF}


Lawrence, Mark – One Word Kill {Sci-Fi}

Lawrence, Mark – Limited Wish {Sci-Fi}

Lawrence, Mark – Dispel Illusion {Sci-Fi}

Lovegrove, James – The Manifestations of Sherlock Holmes {HF} {Shrt collection}

Lovegrove, James – Sherlock Holmes & The Shadwell Shadows {HF} {H}

Lovegrove, James – Sherlock Holmes & The Christmas Demon {HF}

Lyons, Jenn – The Ruin of Kings {F}


Matyszak, Philip – 24 Hours In Ancient Rome {NF}

Miller, Chris – The Hard Goodbye {Thriller/Dark}

Miller, Michael R. – The Dragon’s Blade: Veiled Intentions {F}

McArdle, Keith – Assassin {F} {Shrt}

Marston, Edward – The Railway Detective {HF}

Moreland, Brian – Tomb of Gods {Historical Fiction}

Murphy, Lois – Soon {H}


Nevill, L. G Adam – Before You Sleep {H} {Shrt}

Nesbo, Jo – The Bat {Thriller}

Nicholas, J. T. – Re-Coil {Sci-Fi}

Neuvel, Sylvain – Sleeping Giants {Sci-Fi}

Neuvel, Sylvain – Waking Gods {Sci-Fi}


O’Brian, Patrick – Master & Commander (Aubrey/Maturin #1) {Historical Fiction}

Olsen, Paul F. – Whispered Echoes {H} {Anthology}


Parent, Jason – Eight Cylinders {H}

Payne Cabeen, Robert – Cold Cuts {Sci-Fi}

Plichta-Jendzio, Justyna – Mistress of Crystals {F}

Polanksy, Daniel – The Straight Razor Cure {F}


Rich, Emerian – Clockwork Wonderland {H}

Rickford, Edward – The Serpent and the Eagle {HF}

Red Cape Publishing – Elements of Horror: Earth (Short Story Anthology) {H}

Ryan, Donald P. – 24 Hours In Ancient Egypt {Historical Non-Fiction}


Schwab, V. E. – A Darker Shade of Magic {F}

Sigler, Scott – Aliens: Phalanx {Sci-Fi}

Smith, A. J – Black Guard {F}

Smith, Tommy B. – The Mourner’s Cradle {H}

Hell Divers By Nicholas Sansbury Smith – A Book Review {Sci-Fi}

Smith Spark, Anna – The Court of Broken Knives {F}

St. Martin, Ian – Angron: Slave of Nuceria {Sci-Fi} {WH40K}


Tchaikovsky, Adrian – Ironclads {Sci-Fi}

Thomson, T. R. – The Blood Within the Stone  {F}

Tudor, C. J. – The Chalk Man {Thriller/Mystery}


VanderMeer, Jeff – Annihilation {Sci-Fi}

Venables, Toby – Knight of Shadows {F} {HF}


Weir, Andy – Artemis {Sci-Fi}

Wesolowski, Matt – Six Stories {Thriller}

Wesolowski, Matt – Hydra {Thriller}

Wesolowski, Matt – Changeling {Thriller}

Wesolowski, Matt – Beast {Thriller}

Wesolowski, Matt – Deity {Thriller}

Wexler, Django – Ashes of the Sun {F}

Wilde, Oscar – The Ballad of Reading Gaol {Shrt}

Williamson, JMJ – Androdigm Park 2067  {Sci-Fi}

Wilson, Dean F- Hopebreaker {Sci-Fi} {Steampunk}

Winter, Evan – The Rage of Dragons {F}

Winter, Michael – Periphery {Cosmic Horror}

Wraight, Chris – Bloodlines {WH40K/Sci-Fi}

Wraight, Chris – The Gates of Azyr {F} {Shrt} {WH AOS}

Womack, Marian – The Golden Key {HF}

 Worthern, Johnny – What Immortal Hand {F}