The Power: A clever portrayal of gender roles

The Power by Naomi Alderman is a creative, intelligent novel which I have enjoyed listening to via Audible. I found that the genuine reversal of gender roles blended well with the fantasy elements and made for a very compelling read. I found the characters interesting and multi-dimensional each with a well portrayed back story and... Continue Reading →

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The Woman in the Dark: a slow-burning spine tingler

The Woman in the Dark by Vanessa Savage is a chilling thriller that will leave you questioning everything you know about those closest to you. The family dynamics in this story are raw and really tear apart the fundamentals of family relationships. With a shock ending that will leave you breathless, this is an extraordinary... Continue Reading →

Before I Find You by Ali Knight

I got quite excited when I started reading Before I Find You by Ali Knight. I got through the first 120 pages smoothly, was enjoying the build-up and the setting of the story from a private investigator's point of view, and then it begun to fall flat. Before I Find You by Ali Knight is... Continue Reading →

Broken Things: A twisted mystery

Broken Things by Lauren Oliver is a very well-plotted mystery thriller which will take you by surprise. The writing is very well done, ensuring that the characters act their ages which helps the story make total sense. This is a refreshingly easy read, and one for thriller lovers to enjoy. Broken Things by Lauren Oliver... Continue Reading →

Blog tour: Halcyon by Rio Youers

Halcyon is the answer for anyone who wants to escape, but paradise isn't what it seems. A self-sustaining community on a breathtakingly beautiful island, Halcyon is run for people who want to live without fear, crime or greed. Its leader has dedicated her life to the pursuit of Glam Moon, a place of eternal beauty and healing, and... Continue Reading →

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