Book Review: The Lost Language of Crazy – Pamela L. Laskin

Publisher: Atmosphere PressFormat: MOBIRelease Date: November 2nd, 2021 Rating: 2/5 Stars Thank you to Atmosphere Press for providing me with a copy of this book via NetGalley. All views remain my own. I was really keen to check this book out, especially after seeing the premise. There are a lot of themes just mentioned inContinue reading “Book Review: The Lost Language of Crazy – Pamela L. Laskin”

Graphic Novel Review: The Ultimates: Super-Human

Publisher: MarvelRelease Date: October 1st, 2009Genre: Superhero ComicsGoodreads Rating: 5/5 Stars Writer: Mark Millar / Artist: Bryan Hitch Other Marvel Reviews: Deadpool: Dracula’s Gauntlet / Deadpool Kills Deadpool – Deadpool Killogy #3 / Spider-Man/Deadpool, Volume 2: Side-Pieces [Books] / Spider-Man/Deadpool, Vol 1 [Books] / Generation X – Scott Lobdell [Graphic Novels] Ah, The Ultimates – a graphic novel that’sContinue reading “Graphic Novel Review: The Ultimates: Super-Human”

Book Review: The Transgender Issue by Shon Faye

Publisher: Allen LaneFormat: MOBIRelease Date: September 2nd, 2021 Rating: 5/5 Stars Firstly, thank you to publishers Allen Lane for providing me with a copy of this ebook via NetGalley. Let’s get this out of the way first, shall we? The UK media, right now, is very hostile towards trans people. This hostility is fuelled byContinue reading “Book Review: The Transgender Issue by Shon Faye”

Book Review: Twisted Tales – Go the Distance – Jen Calonita

Publisher: Autumn PublishingFormat: PaperbackRelease Date: June 21st, 2021 Rating: 4/5 Stars Twisted Tales: Twisted Tales Books / Straight on Till Morning – Liz Braswell [Books] / Twisted Tales: Mirror, Mirror – Jen Calonita [Books] / Twisted Tales: Let It Go – Jen Calonita / Twisted Tales: So This Is Love – Elizabeth Lim [Books] / Twisted Tales: Unbirthday –Continue reading “Book Review: Twisted Tales – Go the Distance – Jen Calonita”

Book Review: That Could Be Enough – Alyssa Cola

Publisher: Seditious SistersFormat: MOBIRelease Date: June 26th, 2018Genre: Romance – Historical – LGBT+ (WLW) Rating: 5/5 Stars The cover for this book popped up on my Twitter timeline, and as soon as I saw it and the title I had to grab it. Sapphic Romance with Hamilton references? Yes please! I freaking loved this novella,Continue reading “Book Review: That Could Be Enough – Alyssa Cola”

Book Review: Kindred: Neanderthal Life, Love, Death and Art – Rebecca Wragg Sykes

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing – Bloomsbury SigmaFormat: MOBIRelease Date: 19th August, 2021Genre: Non-Fiction – Science Rating: 4/5 Stars There is a pop culture influenced view of Neanderthal’s as little more than brutish, violent cavepeople who grunted at one another while hunting for their food. But over the years, those studying our ancestors have discovered more andContinue reading “Book Review: Kindred: Neanderthal Life, Love, Death and Art – Rebecca Wragg Sykes”

TheWriteReads Blog Tour: Wicked Little Deeds – Kat Ellis

Blurb From its creepy town mascot to the story of its cursed waterfall, Burden Falls is a small town dripping with superstition. Ava Thorn knows this well – since the horrific accident she witnessed a year ago, she’s been plagued by nightmares. But when her school nemesis is brutally murdered and Ava is the primary suspect, she starts to wonder if the legendsContinue reading “TheWriteReads Blog Tour: Wicked Little Deeds – Kat Ellis”

Book Review: Circus of Wonders – Elizabeth Macneal

Publisher: PicadorFormat: HardcoverRelease Date: 13th May, 2021 Rating: 5/5 Stars I originally received a digital arc of this book from NetGalley, however as Griffin Books were doing an event to celebrate the release, my wonderful boyfriend got me a ticket to the virtual event, which came with a copy of the book! Definitely check themContinue reading “Book Review: Circus of Wonders – Elizabeth Macneal”

Book Review: A Vow So Bold and Deadly – Brigid Kemmerer

Publisher: Bloomsbury YAFormat: PaperbackRelease Date: January 26th, 2021 Rating: 4/5 Stars Reviews for: A Curse So Dark and Lonely / A Heart So Fierce and Broken (Yes I am trying out a banner – I’d love to hear if you like or hate it!) I really wasn’t sure what to expect going into the finalContinue reading “Book Review: A Vow So Bold and Deadly – Brigid Kemmerer”

The Lost Apothecary – Sarah Penner

Publisher: Legend PressFormat: MOBIRelease Date: March 2nd, 2021 Rating: 5/5 Stars Told in dual timelines, The Lost Apothecary explores the lives of three different women, their lives connected over the centuries by a single unlucky vial. In 1791, Nella serves the women in her community, issuing medicines where needed, but more often selling poisons, forContinue reading “The Lost Apothecary – Sarah Penner”