3w Wednesday – 20th Oct

I feel like I have been most unproductive this past week or so, blog wise. I got ‘stuck’ on a book that I should have DNF’ed, but was too stubborn to quit; mostly due to it’s acclaim as being a good book. Alas, this was not my experience! So, I have a couple of blog…

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3W Wednesday – 13th Oct

The WWW Wednesday meme was started by Taking on a World of Words and asks three questions beginning with W about books. You’re then encouraged to be social and post a link on the blog, etc, etc. What are you reading? Dune – Frank Herbert I’m not really sure if I am enjoying reading this…

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3W Wednesday – 29th Sept

I shamelessly stole this idea from Alli the Book Giraffe, I’m sorry I don’t feel guilty about it though, as she took it from elsewhere and the cycle of meme-stealing continues! I think it’s a neat idea to help keep me focused on the bookish aspect of my blog. A bit like how Model Monday…

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The Thursday Murder Club – Richard Osman

Title: The Thursday Murder ClubAuthor: Richard OsmanPublished by: Viking – PenguinPublication date: 3rd Sept 2020Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages: 400Format: HardbackSource: Private Collection Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved murders. But when a brutal killing takes place on their very doorstep,…

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The Year Before the End – Vidar Hokstad

Title: The Year Before the EndAuthor: Vidar HokstadPublished by: Hokstad PublishingPublication date: 19th Nov 2020Genre: Science-FictionPages: 232Format: eBookSource: Author Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis Forty years ago humanity found out we were not alone. The Centauri offered us the galaxy.With one year to go before the gate is ready, Captain Zara Ortega learns…

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Sacrilege – Barbara Avon

Title: SacrilegeAuthor: Barbara AvonPublished by: Independently PublishedPublication date: 26th Oct 2020Genre: Psychological FictionPages: 115Format: eBookSource: Personal Collection Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis Wayward priest Cris Corelli rids himself of the sacred collar and leaves town, boarding the midnight train with no destination in mind. Satan is following him – lurking in the shadows. Corelli…

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Dead Wrong – Helen H Durrant

Title: Dead WrongAuthor: Helen H. DurrantPublished by: Joffe BooksPublication date: 3rd July 2015Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages: 206Format: PaperbackSource: Private Collection Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis First a shooting, then a grisly discovery on the common . . . Police partners, D.I. Calladine and D.S. Ruth Bayliss race against time to track down a killer before the whole…

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Runaway Train – Lee Matthew Goldburg

Title: Runaway TrainAuthor: Lee Matthew GoldburgPublished by: Wise WolfPublication date: 29th April 2021Genre: Young Adult/Coming of AgePages: 296Format: eBookSource: Author Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis They told me I was an out-of-control train about to crash… Everything changed when the police officer knocked on the door to tell me – a 16-year-old –…

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Age of Darkness – Christian Dunn

Title: Age of DarknessAuthor: Various Authors/Short Story AnthologyPublished by: Black LibraryPublication date: 16th April 2011Genre: Science Fiction/WarPages: 426Format: PaperbackSource: Personal Collection Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis After the betrayal at Isstvan, Horus begins his campaign against the Emperor, a galaxy-wide war that can lead only to Terra. But the road to the final confrontation…

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Dead Sorry – Helen H. Durrant

Title: Dead SorryAuthor: Helen H. DurrantPublished by: Joffe BooksPublication date: 17th June 2021Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages: 226Format: HardbackSource: NetGalley Buy the Book – Amazon Blurb/Synopsis Twenty-five years ago, a schoolgirl was attacked. Ambushed by three bullies at her home where she lived alone with her granny. Now, the mother of one of those bullies is found murdered on the Hobfield housing estate. Written…

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