Month: April 2021

Reading Woes

It’s been a terrible 39 days, I know this as I keep a reading diary and that’s been how long it’s been since I actually […]

30th April 2021

Embassy of the Dead

Will Mabbitt. Hachette. (272p) ISBN 9781510104556 Embassy of the Dead is a story of a misunderstanding, but a misunderstanding that drags Jake Green into the […]

29th April 2021

Wed Wabbit

Lissa Evans. David Fickling Books. (250p) ISBN 9781910989449 Wed Wabbit had been kicking around my TBR pile for quite a while and kept getting put […]

28th April 2021

American Gods

Neil Gaiman. Headline Publishing Group. (736p) ISBN 9780755322817 An American road trip with a difference, new gods meet old gods to fight it out for […]

26th April 2021

The Last Children of Tokyo

Yoko Tawada. Granta Books. (144p) ISBN 9781846276705 The Last Children of Tokyo another book that I saw on the trolley as I was shelving and […]

24th April 2021

Darlington ‘Walkdown’ #01

We’ve been doing variants of this walk for a couple of years before last March but not really doing the full walk. We decided to […]

23rd April 2021

Never Let Me Go

Kazuo Ishiguro. Faber & Faber. (304p) ISBN 9780571258093 Melancholic. This is about the only word that can be used to describe Never Let Me Go, […]

23rd April 2021

The Ice Sea Pirates

Frida Nilsson. Gecko Press. (368p) ISBN 9781776572007 The Ice Sea Pirates is set in a frozen North, not unlike the North of our world, in […]

22nd April 2021

To Kill a Kingdom

Alexandra Christo. Hot Key Books. (368p) ISBN 9781471407390 Follow Lira and Elian in a adventure through Alexandra Christo’s fully-developed fantasy world which is based on […]

12th April 2021