Hobby Summary 2019

I’ve never jumped on this sort of bandwagon before, but upon seeing Lord Commander Eloth getting his hobby achievements for the year out on the dining room table, I was inspired to do exactly the same thing. These are the things that I have painted/finished off this year. I’d like to start by mentioning the…

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The Lie – Hilary Boyd

Title: The LieAuthor:  Hilary BoydPublished by: PenguinPublication date:  Nov 2nd 2017Genre: Romance, Womens FictionPages:  366Format: e-bookSource: NetGalley Buy the Book – Amazon Romy Claire has just walked out on her thirty year marriage to successful barrister Micheal. Their relationship became strained after Romy receives an anonymous letter pointing accusations at her husband and he flat-out refuses to discuss it’s…

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Pendant – M L Hamilton

Title: PendantAuthor: Mary L HamiltonPublished by: Blue Mist BooksPublication date:  Nov 2nd 2017Genre: ThrillerPages:  272Format: e-bookSource: Kobo Buy the Book – Amazon Elaine Sutterfeld, retired teacher who lost a student on a field trip, discovers vital evidence surrounding the investigation of the cold case surrounding Jenny Ortiz’ disappearance. Her husband, Roy – a private investigator – picks up the trail,…

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Bad Karma – Douglas Clegg

Title: Bad KarmaAuthor: Douglas CleggPublished by: Alkemara PressPublication date:  May 1st 1997Genre: ThrillerPages:  307Format: e-bookSource: Kobo Buy the Book – Amazon Trey Campbell works at Darden State Hospital as a psychiatrist to the mentally insane and he’s taking a well deserved vacation when Agnes Hatcher, one seriously disturbed individual, escapes from her confinement and tries to track down her one…

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The Flight of the Eisenstein – James Swallow

Title: The Flight of the EisensteinAuthor: James SwallowPublished by: Black LibraryPublication date:  March 2007 Genre: Science Fiction/WarPages:  397Format: PaperbackSource: Personal Collection Buy the Book – Amazon “Having witnessed the terrible massacre on Isstvan III, Death Guard Captain Garro seizes a ship and sets a course for Terra to warn the Emperor of Horus’s treachery.” – Black Library’s synopsis of The…

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The Last Drop of Blood – Graham Masterton

Title: The Last Drop of BloodAuthor: Graham MastertonPublished by: Head of ZeusPublication date:   6 Feb 2020Genre: ThrillerPages:  400Format: e-BookSource: NetGalley Buy the Book – Amazon A High-Profile Judge is found dead, burned in his car, hours before he is due to sentence a man for the murder of one of Corks most notorious gangs. A young man is found stabbed…

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The Marriage Trap – Sheryl Browne

Title: The Marriage TrapAuthor: Sheryl BrownePublished by: BookouturePublication date:   30 July 2019Genre: Psychological ThrillerPages:  300Format: e-BookSource: ??? Buy the book Amazon It was the blurb that attracted me to pick up this book. “My husband has been keeping secrets for a long time. He thinks I don’t know what he does outside of this house. But I know everything…” The…

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Spear of the Emperor – Aaron Dembski-Bowden

Title: Spear of the EmperorAuthor: Aaron Dembski-BowdenPublished by: Black LibraryPublication date:   26 Dec. 2019 Genre: Science Fiction/WarPages:  386Format: e-BookSource: Net Galley Buy the book Amazon “The Emperor’s Spears are a Chapter on the edge of destruction, last watchmen over the Elara’s Veil nebula. Now, the decisions of one man, Amadeus Kaias Incarius of the Mentor Legion, will determine the Chapter’s…

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Fulfilled – Deirdre Bounds

Title: FulfilledAuthor: Deirdre BoundsPublished by: Pearson LifePublication date:  18 Jun. 2009 Genre: Self-HelpPages:  206Format: PaperbackSource: Bury Library Buy the Book Amazon I wanted to start this review with a bit of a personal experience – it’s relevant, fear not. Lately, I have been feeling somewhat lost with myself; the realization that my main ‘adventure’ in life hasn’t been good for me…

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