ARC Review – Master of Djinn

Title: A Master of DjinnAuthor: P. Djèlí Clark Series: Dead Djinn UniverseRelease Date: 19/8/21E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 52(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received an advanced physical copy from Orbit in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: Cairo, 1912: Though Fatma el-Sha’arawi is the youngest woman working for the…

Audiobook Review – Changling

Title: ChanglingAuthor: Matt WesolowskiSeries: Six Stories #3Narrator: Full cast 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: On Christmas Eve in 1988, seven-year-old Alfie Marsden vanished in the Wentshire Forest Pass, when a burst tyre forced his father, Sorrel, to stop the car. Leaving the car to summon the emergency services, Sorrel returned to find his son gone.…

Blog Tour – Lies Like Wildfire

Title: Lies Like WildfireAuthor: Jennifer Lynn AlvarezRelease Date: 9/9/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 53(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free ARC copy from Penguin random House ,via The Write Reads in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: An intense high-stakes story about five friends and the deadly secret…

Mini Review – Mort

Title: MortAuthor: Terry PratchetSeries: Death #1, Discworld #4 4.5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: It is known as the Discworld. It is a flat planet, supported on the backs of four elephants, who in turn stand on the back of the great turtle A'Tuin as it swims majestically through space. And it is quite possibly the…

Blog Tour – Fireborn

Title: FirebornAuthor: Aisling FowlerRelease Date: 30/9/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 36(see below for breakdown) 3.5 stars ★★★★ I received a free ARC copy from HarperCollins ,via The Write reads in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: Lyra. Lucy. Percy. Once in a generation, a hero emerges whose story enthralls readers worldwide. Fireborn…

ARC Review – The Rookery

Title: The RookeryAuthor: Deborah HewittSeries: The Nightjar #2Release Date: 5/8/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 50(see below for breakdown) 5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free physical copy from TorUK via Black Crow PR in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own.Check out my Instagram for a chance to win Both Books. (Competition closes 9am 9th…

Audiobook Review – Hydra

Title: Hydra Author: Matt Wesolowski Narrator: Full CastSeries: Six Stories #2 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: A family massacre A deluded murderess Five witnesses Six stories Which one is true? One cold November night in 2014, in a small town in the north west of England, 21-year-old Arla Macleod bludgeoned her mother, father and younger…

Review – The Nightjar

Title: The NightjarAuthor: Deborah HewittSeries: The Nightjar #1E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 43(see below for breakdown) 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: The Nightjar by Deborah Hewitt is a stunning contemporary fantasy debut about another London, a magical world hidden behind the bustling modern city we know. Alice Wyndham has been plagued by visions of birds her whole life...until…

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,…