Comedy

ARC Review: Inspector Hobbes and the Bones by Wilkie Martin

Title: Inspector Hobbes and the Bones | Series: Unhuman #4 | Author: Wilkie Martin | Publisher: The Witcherley Book Company | Publication date: December 16th 2016 | Num. Pages: 319 | Genre: Fiction, comedy ★★★ 3 stars – A humourous tale of mishaps but not quite for me Synopsis There’s going to be trouble. Andy Caplet’s wife goes away, someone is out to get… Continue reading ARC Review: Inspector Hobbes and the Bones by Wilkie Martin

Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Review: Arcanum Unbounded by Brandon Sanderson

Title: Arcanum Unbounded | Series: Multiple | Author: Brandon Sanderson | Publisher: Gollancz | Publication date: November 10th 2016 | Num. Pages: 672 | Genre: Fantasy, Epic Fantasy ★★★★★ 5 stars – A brilliant anthology of classic Brandon My thanks to Stevie F and Gollancz for providing me with a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review Synopsis Brandon Sanderson’s first story collection: novellas… Continue reading Review: Arcanum Unbounded by Brandon Sanderson

Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Review: The Silver Tide by Jen Williams

Title: The Silver Tide | Series: Copper Cat #3 | Author: Jen Williams| Publisher: Headline | Publication date: February 25th 2016 | Num. Pages: 608 | Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy ★★★★★ 5 stars – An amazing end to a fantastic fantasy trilogy. The Copper Promise The Iron Ghost Synopsis From Jen Williams, highly-acclaimed author of THE COPPER PROMISE and blistering follow-up THE IRON GHOST, comes the… Continue reading Review: The Silver Tide by Jen Williams

Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Review: The Iron Ghost by Jen Williams

Title: The Iron Ghost | Series: Copper Cat #2 | Author: Jen Williams| Publisher: Headline | Publication date: February 26th 2015 | Num. Pages: 544 | Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy ★★★★★ 5 stars – An amazingly well written sequel with brilliant characters Synopsis Beware the dawning of a new mage… Wydrin of Crosshaven, Sir Sebastian and Lord Aaron Frith are experienced in the perils of stirring up… Continue reading Review: The Iron Ghost by Jen Williams

Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Review: The Copper Promise by Jen Williams

Title: The Copper Promise | Series: Copper Cat #1 | Author: Jen Williams| Publisher: Headline | Publication date: February 13th 2014| Num. Pages: 535 | Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy ★★★★★ 5 stars – An amazingly well written debut novel Synopsis There are some far-fetched rumours about the caverns beneath the Citadel… Some say the mages left their most dangerous secrets hidden there; others, that great… Continue reading Review: The Copper Promise by Jen Williams

Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Review: Down Station by Simon Morden

Title: Down Station | Series: Down Station #1 | Author: Simon Morden| Publisher: Gollancz | Publication date: February 18th 2016| Num. Pages: 351 | Genre: Science Fiction, Dystopia ★★★★ 4 stars – A surprisingly pleasant debut novel Many thanks to Stevie and Gollancz for providing me with a copy in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis A small group of commuters and tube workers witness… Continue reading Review: Down Station by Simon Morden

Crime & Thrillers · Sci-Fi/Fantasy

ARC Review: The Hanging Tree by Ben Aaronovitch

Title: The Hanging Tree | Series: Peter Grant #6 | Author: Ben Aaronovitch | Publisher: Gollancz | Publication date: November 3rd 2016| Num. Pages: 384 | Genre: Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Rivers of London #1 Moon Over Soho #2 Whispers Under Ground #3 Broken Homes #4 Foxglove Summer #5 ★★★★ 4 stars – A satisfying installment Many thanks to the publisher and Netgalley for providing me with… Continue reading ARC Review: The Hanging Tree by Ben Aaronovitch

Crime & Thrillers · Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Review: Foxglove Summer by Ben Aaronovitch

Title: Foxglove Summer | Series: Peter Grant #5 | Author: Ben Aaronovitch | Publisher: Gollancz | Publication date: November 13th 2014| Num. Pages: 385 | Genre: Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Rivers of London #1 Moon Over Soho #2 Whispers Under Ground #3 Broken Homes #4 ★★★★ 4 stars – Unicorns?! Much better! Synopsis In the fifth of his bestselling series Ben Aaronovitch takes Peter Grant out… Continue reading Review: Foxglove Summer by Ben Aaronovitch

Crime & Thrillers · Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Review: Broken Homes by Ben Aaronovitch

Title: Broken Homes | Series: Peter Grant #4 | Author: Ben Aaronovitch | Publisher: Gollancz | Publication date: July 25th 2013| Num. Pages: 357 | Genre: Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Rivers of London #1 Moon Over Soho #2 Whispers Under Ground #3 ★★★.5 3.5 stars – an alright book but a little lacklustre Synopsis Ben Aaronovitch has stormed the bestseller list with his superb… Continue reading Review: Broken Homes by Ben Aaronovitch

Crime & Thrillers · Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Review: Whispers Under Ground by Ben Aaronovitch

Title: Whispers Under Ground | Series: Peter Grant #3 | Author: Ben Aaronovitch | Publisher: Gollancz | Publication date: June 21st 2012| Num. Pages: 419 | Genre: Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Rivers of London #1 Moon Over Soho #2 ★★★.5 3.5 stars – an alright book but a little lacklustre Synopsis A WHOLE NEW REASON TO MIND THE GAP It begins with a dead body… Continue reading Review: Whispers Under Ground by Ben Aaronovitch