VOX: What would you say with 100 words?

VOX by Christina Dalcher is an incredible, eerily realistic depiction of modern American society. I am terrified by the ideas in this book, not least because of the Marie Claire article, published in the week that I was reading it, about stay-at-home daughters and Christian extremism in America. But this is what made it such... Continue Reading →

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Resin: A disturbing tale…

I feel like Resin by Ane Riel would have been an old wives' tale back in the day. It would have served as a cautionary tale about coveting too many things and never having enough; it would have been told to prevent gluttony and hoarding. Resin is a dark, atmospheric story which sits alongside the... Continue Reading →

Blog Tour: Sleeper 13 on Friday 13th

Blog Tour Book: Sleeper 13 Author: Rob Sinclair Publisher: Orion Books Publication date: 1 March, 2018 Cover: Blurb: As a child he was smuggled to the Middle East from his London home, to be trained as one of the most elite insurgent soldiers of his generation. For years he was forced to do things no... Continue Reading →

A review of The Mercy Seat

The Mercy Seat by Elizabeth H. Winthrop is a brilliant historical novel which deals with heavy content through the eyes of various onlookers. I really would like to read another book about these characters, this time going more in depth about challenging perceptions. The Mercy Seat was published on 8 May, 2018 by Sceptre books.... Continue Reading →

What can I say about Maestra?

ALL the sex, ALL the murder, no remorse. Maestra by Lisa Hilton is a dark, scandalous and sexual thriller which I devoured over such a short time. I am excited to own all 3 of the titles in this series and will read them in due course, but definitely need a break from the intensity... Continue Reading →

You Were Made For This: Was she?

You Were Made For This by Michelle Sacks is a chilling domestic thriller novel, loaded with tension and intense background stories for all of the characters. I sped through this novel, but have come out unsure of how much I really liked parts of it; hopefully writing this review will help me straighten out my... Continue Reading →

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