Month: January 2019

Amelia Fang and the Half Moon Holiday

Books for March 2019

A monthly feature where I do a round up of the books I’m most excited to read (or have already

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The End We Start From

The End We Start From

This is the first time I’ve come across the term cli-fi when describing a genre of fiction, I’ve usually classified

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The Power

The Power

Naomi Alderman’s novel ‘The Power’ is a well-deserved winner of the Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction 2017. Naomi takes the

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The Price Guide to the Occult

The Price Guide To The Occult

I am just so shallow that it was the cover that sold The Price Guide to the Occult to me.

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Amelia Fang and the Memory Thief

Amelia Fang And The Memory Thief

Amelia Fang and the Memory Thief is another adventure for Amelia and her fangtastic friends, this time we may get

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The Woman in Black

The Woman In Black

The Woman in Black has always been a book that has been floating around my head as a book to

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Never Let Me Go

Never Let Me Go

Melancholic. This is about the only word that can be used to describe Never Let Me Go, it is there

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The Book of Imaginary Beings

The Book of Imaginary Beings

In 2018 (and still continuing now) I had set myself a challenge to read more books that were seen as

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The Hobbit

Reviews vs. Ratings

There’s been a lot of discussion on Twitter lately on a lot of different things re. ARCs, positive reviews, book

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Reunion

Reunion

For such a small book it packs a large punch. I only discovered Reunion recently when I saw someone reading

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The Legend of Podkin One-Ear

The Legend Of Podkin One-Ear

It’s a bit cliched and I don’t often say it, so here goes. The Legend of Podkin One-Ear is an

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Mirror Magic

Mirror Magic

Magic in mirrors, alternative worlds, doorways through mirrors. All these topics had me so interested in this book when it

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The Wolf and the Watchman

The Wolf and the Watchman

The Wolf and the Watchman was one of my favourite books of 2019. As I’ve probably gone on at length

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Growth

Plans for 2019

Now that the Christmas retail and boozing rush is over I can get on with the plans for 2019 to

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