Top Ten Tuesday: 8 Anticipated Books

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. Oh this is an interesting one! This one was submittedContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: 8 Anticipated Books”

Book Review: Together We Burn by Isabel Ibañez

Publisher: Titan BooksFormat: ebookRelease Date: July 5th, 2022Genre: Fantasy – Historical – RomanceGoodreads Rating: 5/5 Stars I’ll admit I was completely and utterly swept away by this book. Set in a fantasy version of Spain, where instead of bulls, they fight dragons, Zarela is the daughter of a flamenco dancer and a Dragonador. Her fatherContinue reading “Book Review: Together We Burn by Isabel Ibañez”

Book Blogger Hop: July 1st – 7th

Book Blogger Hop The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer’s permission, it was relaunched on February 15, 2013 by Billy @ Ramblings of a Coffee Addict. Each week the hop will start on a Friday and end the following Thursday. There will be a weeklyContinue reading “Book Blogger Hop: July 1st – 7th”

Graphic Novel Review: The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century 1969

by Alan Moore, Kevin O’Neill (Illustrator)Publisher: Knockabout ComicsFormat: PaperbackGenre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Alternate HistoryRelease Date: April 1st, 2011Goodreads Rating: 2/5 Stars I feel like I am too far into this series to back out now, but seriously, what is this? I gave this a two star on Goodreads, which they suggest translates as ‘it was okay’, and ifContinue reading “Graphic Novel Review: The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century 1969”

Top Ten Books on my Summer 2022 To-Read List

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This should be fun! There’s quite a few books I’mContinue reading “Top Ten Books on my Summer 2022 To-Read List”

Book Review: False Colours by Georgette Heyer

Publisher: Cornerstone DigitalFormat: ebookRelease Date: February 28th, 2011 (first published 1963)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 Stars After two books, Heyer is now one of my favourite authors. There’s a wonderful wit to her work, and characters who are delightful and frustrating and funny. She has this way of really drawing a couple together, and planting seeds forContinue reading “Book Review: False Colours by Georgette Heyer”

Book Blogger Hop – June 24th – 30th

Book Blogger Hop The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer’s permission, it was relaunched on February 15, 2013 by Billy @ Ramblings of a Coffee Addict. Each week the hop will start on a Friday and end the following Thursday. There will be a weeklyContinue reading “Book Blogger Hop – June 24th – 30th”

Book Review: Half a Soul by Olivia Atwater

Publisher: OrbitFormat: ebookRelease Date: April 5th, 2022Goodreads Rating: 5/5 Stars As soon as I saw the words Regency Faerie Tales I knew I had to check this out. The mixture of Historical/Regency, Fantasy and Romance is done so brilliantly here, you can see threads of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell and A Declaration of theContinue reading “Book Review: Half a Soul by Olivia Atwater”

Top Ten Bookish Wishes

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. You might notice I didn’t do Top Ten Tuesday lastContinue reading “Top Ten Bookish Wishes”

Graphic Novel Review: Doctor Who – The Widow’s Curse

Publisher: Panini Release Date: November 19th, 2016Genre: Sci-Fi/Media Tie-In Rating: 3/5 Stars Other Doctor Who Comic Collection Reviews: The Iron Legion / The Tides of Time / Voyager / The FloodOther Doctor Who Graphic Novel Reviews: The Eleventh Doctor Archives Omnibus Vol. 1 / The Eleventh Doctor Archives Omnibus, Vol 2 So I didn’t realise I’d skipped a volumeContinue reading “Graphic Novel Review: Doctor Who – The Widow’s Curse”