Tag: reading

(Not so) Irrelevant Reviews – A False Report

a false report book review

In some ways, this particular title didn’t seem appropriate for a book review. A False Report is the true story of a serial rapist, how he was brought to justice, and the victim that nobody believed. But honestly, this book needs as much publicity…

Irrelevant Reviews: The Cat Who Series

When I was growing up, I’d often spend the night at my grandmother’s house on the weekends. There were plenty of benefits to this: strawberry ice cream was served nightly at 7pm, there was a cherry tree in the back yard, the guest room…

Irrelevant Reviews – Breakfast at Tiffany’s

audrey hepburn in breakfast at tiffany's

One of the many failed reading challenges I optimistically undertook stipulated I read a book with a protagonist that shared my name. That’s when I found out there weren’t many books about people named Holly. Maybe I should write one? How frowned upon is…

Hot Reads – The Grey Bastards

Last December, I saw the wonderful news that Orbit Books had acquired the rights to Jonathan French’s THE GREY BASTARDS after it won first place in Mark Lawrence’s Self-Published Fantasy Blog-Off 2016. And now, as of yesterday, it’s finally here in the UK! Now admittedly,…

Irrelevant Reviews – Little Tales of Misogyny

Don’t let the title of this post fool you. The Hate U Give is anything but irrelevant. It’s just the first in a series of book reviews I’ve planned where the books have been out for awhile.

Irrelevant Reviews – A Higher Loyalty

Don’t let the title of this post fool you. The Hate U Give is anything but irrelevant. It’s just the first in a series of book reviews I’ve planned where the books have been out for awhile.

Irrelevant Reviews – The Hate U Give

Don’t let the title of this post fool you. The Hate U Give is anything but irrelevant. It’s just the first in a series of book reviews I’ve planned where the books have been out for awhile.

Hot Reads – Tips for Living

tips for living book review

I get a monthly email from GoodReads with a breakdown of new releases by genre. Initially, I thought this would be a good way to find new books to review before they get released. I would stay ahead of the curve, somewhat. Now I…

Hot Reads – Beneath the Sugar Sky

I first stumbled across Seanan McGuire on Tumblr (don’t ask for my username) and I always said that I’d like to get into their books. So when a newsletter hit my inbox letting me know Seanan had a release this month, I eagerly snapped…

Hot Reads – Before I Let Go

BEFORE I LET GO is the latest book from Marieke Nijkamp, author of This Is Where It Ends and Feral Youth. It’s a story about a young person named Corey going home for the funeral of her best friend. It also is my first…