ARC Review – Notes from the Burning Age

Title: Note from the Burning AgeAuthor: Claire NorthRelease Date: 22/7/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 51(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Orbit Books ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: From one of the most imaginative writers of her generation comes an extraordinary…

ARC Review – Threadneedle

Title: ThreadneedleAuthor: Cari Thomas Series: The Language of Magic #1Release Date: 27/5/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 50(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from HarperVoyager ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: Within the boroughs of London, nestled among its streets, hides another city,…

ARC Review – The Dying Squad

Title: The Dying SquadAuthor: Adam SimcoxRelease Date: 22/7/21E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 37(see below for breakdown) 3.5 stars ★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Gollancz, via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: WHO BETTER TO SOLVE A MURDER THAN A DEAD DETECTIVE? When Detective Inspector Joe Lazarus storms…

ARC Review – Witness for the Dead

Title: Witness for the DeadAuthor: Katherine AddisonSeries: The Goblin EmRelease Date: 22/7/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 42(see below for breakdown) 4 stars ★★★★ I received a free physical copy from Rebellion Publishing in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Find out what I thought about The Goblin Emperor Here From Goodreads: Katherine Addison returns…

Mini ARC Review – The Past is Red

Title: The Past is Red Author: Catherynne M. ValenteRelease Date: 20/7/21 3.5 stars ★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Tor.Com Publishing ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: The future is blue. Endless blue...except for a few small places that float across the hot, drowned…

Blog Tour – The Empire’s Ruin

Title: The Empire's RuinAuthor: Brian StaverleySeries: Ashes of the Unhewn ThroneRelease Date: 8/7/21 (UK)E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 48(see below for breakdown) 4.5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free finished and signed ohysical copy from Tor via Black Crow PR in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: One soldier will bear the…

ARC Review – A Psalm for the Wild Built

Title: A Psalm for the Wild BuiltAuthor: Becky ChambersSeries: Monk And Robot #1Release Date: 13/7/21 4.5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Tor ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: In A Psalm for the Wild-Built, Hugo Award-winner Becky Chambers's delightful new Monk &…

ARC Review – Six Crimson Cranes

Title: Six Crimson CranesAuthor: Elizabeth LimSeries: Six Crimson CraneRelease Date: 8/7/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 45(see below for breakdown) 4.5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Hodderscape ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: Shiori, the only princess of Kiata, has a secret. Forbidden magic runs through…

ARC Review – A Universe of Wishes

Title: A universe of WishesAuthor: Various AuthorsSeries: A We Need Diverse Books AnthologyRelease Date: 6/7/21 3.5 stars ★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Titan ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: From We Need Diverse Books, the organization behind Flying Lessons & Other Stories, comes…

ARC Review – Subject Twenty One

Title: Subject Twenty oneAuthor: A. E, WarrenSeries: Tomorrow's Ancestors #1Release Date: 1/7/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 37(see below for breakdown) 3.5 stars ★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Del Rey ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: What if our future lies 40,000 years in our past? Subject…