New Books: Christmas 2018 & January 2019

Hello my fellow bookworms, now I have finally caught up on my reviews, here is belated update on the new books I got for Christmas, my birthday and during the rest of January: Origin by Dan Brown First, I was absolutely thrilled to receive the paperback of Dan Brown's latest Robert Langdon adventure for Christmas … Continue reading New Books: Christmas 2018 & January 2019

New Read: Theatre Royal

Last year, through Endeavour Press’ weekly e-newsletter, I got a free copy of their republication of Theatre Royal by Michael Coren. Never having heard of the author before, I was spurred on to try it after absolutely loving another theatre history, Seven Stages by Geoffrey Trease, from this publisher, so I had high hopes for … Continue reading New Read: Theatre Royal

New Read: The Tower is Full of Ghosts Today

During the crazy-busyness of Christmas, I squeezed in a couple of short reads. First the festive e-short Agatha Raisin and the Christmas Crumble by M. C. Beaton. Then The Tower is Full of Ghosts Today by Alison Weir, an e-short companion piece to Anne Boleyn: A King's Obsession, the second book in Weir’s fantastic, historical Six Tudor … Continue reading New Read: The Tower is Full of Ghosts Today

New Read: Agatha Raisin and the Christmas Crumble

Over the crazy-busyness of Christmas, I escaped, when I found a few quiet moments, away into Agatha Raisin and the Christmas Crumble by M. C. Beaton, a festive e-short from Beaton's long-running, cosy-crime series. At home alone for the holidays, our smart dressing, retired-PR executive Agatha Raisin decides to show her generous side by inviting over … Continue reading New Read: Agatha Raisin and the Christmas Crumble

New Read: The Dragon’s Blade: Veiled Intentions

At the beginning of last year, I enjoyed reading The Dragon's Blade: The Reborn King by Michael R. Miller as an escape from the bitterly cold and dreary weather of February. So, later in the year, when the cold weather returned in December, I reached for The Dragon’s Blade: Veiled Intentions, the second book in … Continue reading New Read: The Dragon’s Blade: Veiled Intentions