Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuvel – A Book Review

Blurb: A twenty-story-tall metallic figure appears in the middle of Regent’s Park. The caretakers at London Zoo notice it first at around 4am. The figure, or robot, bears a great resemblance to the UN robot known as Themis . . . Who made Themis? It’s been ten years since Themis – a giant alien metal…… Continue reading Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuvel – A Book Review

Snowblind by Ragnar Jónasson – A Book Review

Blurb: A murder takes place in the isolated Icelandic town of Siglufjörður, where an avalanche has cut off all communication and the unrelenting snow threatens rookie police officer Ari Thór Arason first investigation… Author: Ragnar Jónasson Genre: Thriller Series: Dark Iceland #1 Pages: 321 Publisher: Orenda Books Release Date: 20/04/2015 My Chosen Format: Kindle My…… Continue reading Snowblind by Ragnar Jónasson – A Book Review

The Trials of Koli by M. R. Carey – A Book Review

Blurb: Koli has been cast from his village and into the strange and deadly forest beyond. But he heard a story, once. A story about lost London, and the mysterious tech of the old times that was there. And if Koli can find it, there may be a way for him to redeem himself -…… Continue reading The Trials of Koli by M. R. Carey – A Book Review

Dead Man In A Ditch By Luke Arnold – A Book Review

Blurb: Fetch Philips has nothing left to believe in. Which is why he’s surprised when the people of Sunder City start to believe in him… Rumour has it that Fetch is the only one who can bring magic back into the world. So when a man is murdered in a way that can only be explained…… Continue reading Dead Man In A Ditch By Luke Arnold – A Book Review

Changeling By Matt Wesolowski – A Book Review

Blurb: A missing child A family in denial Six witnesses Six stories Which one is true? On Christmas Eve in 1988, seven-year-old Alfie Marsden vanished in the dark Wentshire Forest Pass, when his father, Sorrel, stopped the car to investigate a mysterious knocking sound. No trace of the child, nor his remains, have ever been…… Continue reading Changeling By Matt Wesolowski – A Book Review

The Book of Koli by M. R. Carey – A Book Review

Blurb: Beyond the walls of the small village of Mythen Rood lies an unrecognisable landscape. A place where overgrown forests are filled with choker trees and deadly seeds that will kill you where you stand. And if they don’t get you, the Shunned men will. Koli has lived in Mythen Rood his entire life. He…… Continue reading The Book of Koli by M. R. Carey – A Book Review

Hydra by Matt Wesolowski – A Book Review

Blurb: A family massacre A deluded murderess Five witnesses Six stories Which one is true? One cold November night in 2014, in a small town in the north west of England, 21-year-old Arla Macleod bludgeoned her mother, father and younger sister to death with a hammer, in an unprovoked attack known as the Macleod Massacre.…… Continue reading Hydra by Matt Wesolowski – A Book Review

Dispel Illusion by Mark Lawrence: A Book Review

Blurb: Sometimes being wrong is the right answer. Nick Hayes’s genius is in wringing out the universe’s secrets. It’s a talent that’s allowed him to carve paths through time. But the worst part is that he knows how his story will end. He’s seen it with his own eyes. And every year that passes, every…… Continue reading Dispel Illusion by Mark Lawrence: A Book Review

Master & Commander by Patrick O’Brian – A Book Review

Blurb: Master and Commander is the first of Patrick O’Brian’s now famous Aubrey/Maturin novels, regarded by many as the greatest series of historical novels ever written. It establishes the friendship between Captain Jack Aubrey RN and Stephen Maturin, who becomes his secretive ship’s surgeon and an intelligence agent. It contains all the action and excitement…… Continue reading Master & Commander by Patrick O’Brian – A Book Review

Critical Failures VI By Robert Bevan – A Book Review

Blurb: In the wake of their recent loss, the Caverns & Creatures gang are left hanging. Do their choices amount to more than waiting around to die of thirst and leaping to a quicker death? Probably, or else this would have been a much shorter book. Author: Robert Bevan Publisher: Robert Bevan Series: Critical Failures…… Continue reading Critical Failures VI By Robert Bevan – A Book Review