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…

Mini review – The Mystery of the Blue train

Title: The Mystery of the Blue TrainAuthor: Agatha Christie Series: Hercule Poirot #6 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: A mysterious woman, a legendary cursed jewel, and a night train to the French riviera -- ingredients for the perfect romance or the perfect crime? When the train stops, the jewel is missing, and the woman is…

Review – Box in the Woods

Title: The box in the WoodsAuthor: Maureen JohnsonSeries: Truly Devious #4E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 48(see below for breakdown) 4.5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: After solving the case of Truly Devious, Stevie Bell investigates her first mystery outside of Ellingham Academy in this spine-chilling and hilarious stand-alone mystery from New York Times bestselling author Maureen Johnson. Amateur sleuth…

ARC Review – Heartbreak Incorporated

Title: Heartbreak IncorporatedAuthor: Alex Di CampiRelease Date: 22/6/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 53(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free copy from Rebellion Publishing in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: From acclaimed comics writer Alex de Campi, a sexy (prose) novel about an agency that specialises in breaking…

Mini Review – The Big Four

Title: The Big FourAuthor: Agatha ChristieSeries: Hercule Poirot #5 3.5 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: Framed in the doorway of Poirot’s bedroom stood an uninvited guest, coated from head to foot in dust. The man’s gaunt face stared for a moment, then he swayed and fell. Who was he? Was he suffering from shock or just…

ARC Review – The Colours of Death

Title: The Colours of DeathAuthor: Patricia MarquesRelease Date: 17/6/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 52(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Hodder and Saughton ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: In an alternative present-day Lisbon, a small percentage of the population have been…

Blog Tour – Mirrorland

Title: MirrorlandAuthor: Carole JohnstoneRelease Date: 20/4/21 E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 48(see below for breakdown) 4.5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from ScribnerBooks and The Write Reads ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: With the startling twists of Gone Girl and the haunting emotional power of…

Graphic Novel Review – Tea Dragon Tapestry

Title: The Tea Dragon TapestryAuthor: Kay O’NeillSeries: Tea Dragon #3Release Date: 2/6/21 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Oni Press ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: Join Greta and Minette once more for the heartwarming conclusion of the award-winning Tea Dragon series! Over…

ARC Review – Ace of Spades

Title: Author: Faridah Àbíké-ÍyímídéRelease Date: 10/6/21E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 52(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free eARC copy from Usborne Publishing ,via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: *An incendiary and utterly compelling thriller with a shocking twist that delves deep into the heart of…