Dark, Atmospheric & Twisty – The Witch House Review

The Witch House by Ann Rawson is a twisty turny dark thriller that I didn’t know was missing from my life until I read it. If you’re looking for an absorbing mystery thriller with an unreliable narrator – who is also a complex character in their own right – adding further to the confusion and…

Horror Fiction, Double Feature

Did you enjoy the little Rocky Horror Picture Show reference in the title there? I couldn’t help myself. It’s so perfect – the film or the pun? Both! Anyway, on to the post. I was recently sent two short horror stories from Tor – massive thanks to Tor! – and naturally, my dark little heart…

July’s Haul & Reading Wrap-up!

Another month has been and gone and that means there’s a reading wrap-up and haul rundown to do! I decided to do my haul a little bit differently this month – I found that I had acquired a lot of grpahic novels in July (yay!) so my haul only focuses on them! As for reading…

3 Duologies Worth Your Time

Duologies, in my humble opinion, are the superior series length and format. Don’t @ me all you trilogy lovers! I’m not shading trilogies (or any other length of story!) In fact I enjoy a good (keyword = good) trilogy as much as the next reader. I just find that duologies offer their readers the perfect…

Bitesize Reviews – Vol. 13

Once again it’s time for some mini-reviews…bitesize reviews if you will. If you’ve been around for a while you know how this works, but if you’re new here (hello!) this is how it works: Here you’ll find 4 quick reviews of some of my recent reads that won’t receive their own full review. You can…

Chatting With The Amazing BooksNest

Beth over at BooksNest is an absolute powerhouse in the bookish blogging world. She has an incredibly successful social presence, particularly on Instagram and Twitter and her blog has won multiple awards. Seriously, go take a look and in less than 5 minutes you’ll understand why! On top of that, she’s one of the most…

Top 10: Books I bought because of the cover

Oh don’t you judge me! We all do it! If you say you don’t then check your pants cos they’re on fire! We all buy books based on the cover! And why shouldn’t we? A lot of time, effort and money goes into book cover design (if you’re interested in that a little more you…

An alien story, without aliens – It Came From The Sky Review

I’ve found myself wanting to read some alien stories recently, dunno why, but I decided to start my exploration with It Came From The Sky by Chelsea Sedoti – it’s an alien story with no aliens. I know, kinda an exercise in futility there right? Well, no actually. It Came From The Sky was a…

Readathon Tips & Tricks!

So, some of you may know that I’m hosting my very first readathon! It’s called the Fates & Fortunes readathon and it’s a readathon in two parts – Part 1 starts in August and Part 2 starts in October. There’s plenty of time to join the Fates & Fortunes readathon if you want to! Readathons…