Reading Tastes for the Last Four Years (Pie Charts)

I recently felt that my reading tastes have changed (in my head quite drastically) since when I started really reading a half-decent amount each year. So, naturally, the stat nerd in me got all excited and decided Pie Charts were the way forward. I lumped it into seven categories: Historical Fiction, Horror, Science Fiction, Fantasy.…… Continue reading Reading Tastes for the Last Four Years (Pie Charts)

Take A Bite: Eat Your Way Around the World by Aleksandra & Daniel Mizielinski

Blurb: Eat your way around the world in this tasty book which looks at food, recipes and cultural traditions from 26 different countries. Where did corn come from? And wheat? And potatoes? What have people in Turkey been eating for centuries? Find out, in this delicious new book from the award-winning duo behind the bestselling Maps. Learn…… Continue reading Take A Bite: Eat Your Way Around the World by Aleksandra & Daniel Mizielinski

Forever and a Day by Anthony Horowitz – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: A British agent floats in the waters of the French Riviera, murdered by an unknown hand. Determined to uncover the truth, James Bond enters a world of fast cars, grand casinos and luxury yachts. But beneath the glamour, he soon encounters a dangerous network of organised crime. It’s time for Bond to earn his…… Continue reading Forever and a Day by Anthony Horowitz – An Audio Book Review

Conan: Blood of the Serpent by S. M. Stirling – A Book Review

Blurb: Mercenary, thief, soldier, usurper… CONAN OF CIMMERIA As sword for hire for a mercenary troop, Conan finds himself in Sukhmet, a filthy backwater town south of the River Styx considered “the arse-end of Stygia.” Serving in the company known as Zarallo’s Free Companions, he fights alongside soldiers of fortune from Zingara, Koth, Shem, and…… Continue reading Conan: Blood of the Serpent by S. M. Stirling – A Book Review

NOS4A2 by Joe Hill – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: Summer. Massachusetts. An old Silver Wraith with a frightening history. A story about one serial killer and his lingering, unfinished business. Anyone could be next. We’re going to Christmasland…. NOS4A2 is an old-fashioned horror novel in the best sense. Claustrophobic, gripping and terrifying, this is a story that will have you on the edge of…… Continue reading NOS4A2 by Joe Hill – An Audio Book Review

The Carrow Haunt by Darcy Coates – A Book Review

Blurb: Remy is a tour guide for Carrow House, a notoriously haunted building. When she’s asked to host seven guests for a week-long stay to research Carrow’s phenomena, she hopes to finally experience some of the sightings that made the house famous. At first, it’s everything they hoped for. Then a storm moves in, cutting…… Continue reading The Carrow Haunt by Darcy Coates – A Book Review

What Moves The Dead by T. Kingfisher – A Book Review

Blurb: When Alex Easton, a retired soldier, receives word that their childhood friend Madeline Usher is dying, they race to the ancestral home of the Ushers in the remote countryside of Ruritania. What they find there is a nightmare of fungal growths and possessed wildlife, surrounding a dark, pulsing lake. Madeline sleepwalks and speaks in…… Continue reading What Moves The Dead by T. Kingfisher – A Book Review