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Month: November 2014

Books In


AKA Showcase Sunday I imagine this will be my last incoming post before Christmas. Symbiont was a pre-order, but other than that, I’m not allowed to buy books in case someone has bought them for me already. So I just have to buy books for…

General Fiction

Waiting for Doggo

Dan’s girlfriend has left him. She’s also left him their dog. They never got round to naming him so he’s just been known as Doggo. Dan’s life doesn’t really have time for a dog, but somehow the two bond over work and love. Awww, poor…

Science Fiction

The Infinite Sea

The Infinite Sea is the sequel to The 5th Wave and therefore this review may contain spoilers for the previous book. Holed up in a derelict hotel, Cassie is waiting for a promise to be kept. It might be impossible but she will wait for…

Fantasy, Young Adult

Circus of the Unseen

Rosie’s annoyed that her grandmother won’t share her past with her. The last thing she does before she dies is give Rosie a doll, one that she must always keep with her to keep her safe. Wanting to know more, Rosie sneaks into the cabin…

Books In


AKA Showcase Sunday We gave ourselves a week to buy things off our wishlists before the cut-off for us to start buying Christmas presents. I was very good and bought one actual book and 3 ebooks (plus a pre-order) despite having birthday money burning a…


Win the Notorious Hudson Family Trilogy

Our Vinnie, My Uncle Charlie and My Mam Shirley chart the lives of three of the most infamous members of Yorkshire’s real-life notorious criminal family, the Hudsons. Dramatic and shocking, these three explosive true stories document a community forsaken by society – one brother’s unrelenting…



There’s something not quite right at Orsk. The Cuyahoga store has been open less than a year; sales are down and employees opening the store each morning keep finding broken furniture. And there’s an odd smell about the place and a “substance” on a Brooka…


Bloodsucking Fiends

Jody is walking home from work when she’s attacked. Next thing she knows, she’s waking up underneath a dumpster with a burnt hand. The knock to her head has done strange things to her vision and smell and she’s starting to act like a different…