Dani Hoots is an American author who has published many books, most of which fall under the science fiction genre. I recently read and reviewed The Death of Honor as part of a blog tour, and was desperate to find out more about Dani! The Death of Honor she writes under the pen name Lyra Thorsson (just to clear up any confusion – it definitely confused me!). As I mentioned in my review, this was the first science fiction book I’ve ever read!
Genre: Literary fiction, short stories, biographical fiction, cultural history Pages: 90 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆/5 Blurb: Dreamers, singers, heroes and killers, they can dazzle with their beauty or their talent or their unmitigated evil, yet inside themselves they are as frail and desperate as the rest of us. But can you see them? Can you unravelContinue reading “Backstories – Simon Van Der Velde”
Aiyven Mbawa is 11 years old, from Northampton in England and is the author of Land of the Nurogons – a middle grade fantasy fiction novel published in 2020. If this sounds like something you’d like to find out more about, you can read my review on it by clicking here. As well as writingContinue reading “Author Interview – Aiyven Mbawa”
We are ⅓ of the way through March and I’m only just sitting down to write my February wrap up. The reason for that is I read 13 books. I read 11 in January and I’m not joking when I say the wrap up took me hours to write, and so I’ve felt a littleContinue reading “February Reading Wrap Up”
Genre: Contemporary Fiction | Adult Fiction | Mythology (is 20 years ago classed as historical fiction? I hope not!!) Pages: 348 My Rating: ☆☆☆/5 Welcome to the second day of the Comeback blog tour! I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Blurb: Genie has everything – a BRIT award,Continue reading “*BLOG TOUR* Comeback – Chris Limb”
Today is my stop on the tour to review Wartime With The Tram Girls by Lynn Johnson. I’d like to say a huge thank you to Rachel at Rachel’s Random Resources for arranging the tour and providing me with a free copy of the book in exchange for my review. Genre: Historical Fiction | WW1Continue reading “*BLOG TOUR* Wartime With The Tram Girls – Lynn Johnson”
Jon Wilkins is a Welsh author who has written Poppy Flowers at the Front, Utrecht Snow and Utrecht Rain. I’ve read and reviewed Poppy Flowers at the Front as part of a recent blog tour. If you’d like to read my review then click here. At what point did you decide to be an authorContinue reading “Author Interview – Jon Wilkins”
Genre: Non-fiction | Autobiography Pages: 336 My rating: ☆☆☆☆/5 I’d like to thank the team at Literally PR for sending me a copy of this book in exchange for a review on its publication day! Content warning: This book is a first person retelling of what it’s like to be a serial killer. If youContinue reading “History of a Drowning Boy – Dennis Nilsen”
Thomas P— is exhausted. He’s been travelling for work so much he barely knows wherehe is. And then, while waiting for a table at a restaurant, he sees someone from his past.Exactly as she was twenty years ago, when they first knew each other. Deeply shaken,he tries to carry on as if nothing happened. ButContinue reading “*BLOG TOUR* The Nucleus of Reality – L.A. Davenport”
Kirsten Mbawa is a 13 year old author from Northampton in England. She published her debut novel in 2020 when she was just 12 years old. Sagas of Anya is a historical fiction novel set in the Victorian era. As well as writing books and going to school, Kirsten, alongside her sister Aiyven, are the creators of middle grade subscription box Happier Every Chapter.