Mini Review Monday – Hogfather

Title: HogfatherAuthor: Terry PratchettSeries: Discworld #20, Death #4 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: IT'S THE NIGHT BEFORE HOGSWATCH AND IT'S TOO QUIET. Where is the big jolly fat man? Why is Death creeping down chimneys and trying to say Ho Ho Ho? The darkest night of the year is getting a lot darker... Susan the…

Mini Review – Midwinter Murder

Title: Midwinter MurderAuthor: Agatha Christie 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: An all-new collection of winter-themed mysteries from the master of the genre, just in time for the festive period. There's a chill in the air and the days are growing shorter… It's the perfect time to curl up in front of a crackling fireplace with…

Review – Welcome to Night Vale

Title: Welcome to Night ValeAuthor: Joseph Fink and Jeffrey CranorSeries: Night Vale #1E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 42(see below for breakdown) 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: From the creators of the wildly popular Welcome to Night Vale podcast comes an imaginative mystery of appearances and disappearances that is also a poignant look at the ways in which we…

Blog Tour – Amari and the Night Brothers

Title: Amari and the Night BrothersAuthor: B.B. AlstonSeries: Amari and the Night Brothers #1Release Date: 21/1/21 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free ARC copy from Egmont , via the Write Reads in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: An epic middle grade supernatural adventure series, soon to be…

Graphic Novel Review – TAZ – Petal to the Metal

Title: Petal to the MetalAuthor: The McElroy Family, Carey Pietsch (Artist)Series: The Adventure Zone 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: START YOUR ENGINES, friends, as we hit the road again with Taako, Magnus and Merle, the beloved agents of chaos from the #1 New York Times Bestselling books The Adventure Zone: Here There Be Gerblins and…

Blog Tour – Cousins

Title: The CousinsAuthor: Karen M. McManusRelease Date: 3/12/20E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 52(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free ARC copy from Penguin , via The Write Reads in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: The Storys are the envy of their neighbours: owners of the largest property…

Mini Review – Snowflakes

Title: SnowflakesAuthor: Ruth WareSeries: Hush Collection 3.l5 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: When a barrier between truth and illusion grows stronger, a family’s trust crumbles in this arresting short story by the number one New York Times bestselling author of The Woman in Cabin 10. Leah has spent her formative years isolated on a remote island…

ARc Review – The Dark Archive

Title: The Dark ArchiveAuthor: Genevieve CogmanSeries: The Invisible Library #7Release Date: 26/11/2020E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 50(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from the publisher , via Black Crow PR in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: A mysterious archive. A powerful enemy. And a…

Arc Review – Glassheart

Title: GlassheartAuthor: Katharine OrtonRelease Date: 5/11/2020 stars ★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Walker Books , via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Waterstones: Through the glass, the magic is waiting... Nona and her uncle travel everywhere together, replacing stained-glass windows in war-torn buildings. When a…

Review – Tilly and the Map of Stories

Title: Tilly and the Map of StoriesAuthor: Anna JamesSeries: Pages and Co #3 4.5 stars ★★★★★ You can find my reviews for Book s 1and 2 here From Goodreads: Third in the modern-classic and bestselling bookwandering series that celebrates all that is best in life: books, adventure, friendship – and cake. Strange things are happening.…