The To-Read Pile

There's an ever growing pile of books I want to read…

Category Archives: Reviews

Christmas Reads – Day 2 – How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss

The plan for today was to talk about The Christmas Mystery by Jostein Gaarder but then I sold a copy of ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas!’ to a very nice … Continue reading

December 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Christmas reads – Day 1 – Hogfather by Terry Pratchett

You might remember that a little while ago I set myself a blog challenge and then completely failed it. 😦 As it turns out, it has been really difficult to … Continue reading

December 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Teen Thrillers Review Roundup

So… My last post was in March and it is now… Mid-October. Oh, well. Sometimes my life just seems to get away from me. This is the problem with being … Continue reading

October 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Big Review: All My Friends Are Superheroes by Andrew Kaufman

This review is for Teresa (Hi Teresa! Sorry I spelt your name wrong on my first try!) who requested it from the pile of books I have yet to review. … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Big Review: The Girl with Glass Feet by Ali Shaw

The Girl with Glass Feet was one of the books on my buy, borrow or steal* list last year and I was very excited when my girlfriend sent me a … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Big Review: The Shambling Guide to New York City by Mur Lafferty

I first heard about The Shambling Guide to New York City from this io9 article. I read the first section (above the spoilers) and looked at the cover image and … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Giant review round-up post (or, wow, my life got crazy busy!)

At the beginning of September, I officially took over as the manager of a bookshop and the time I was spending at work increased dramatically. Then, in October, the new … Continue reading

November 30, 2013 · Leave a comment