The To-Read Pile

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

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: Throne of Glass and Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

A while ago (a year ago?), I received a copy of Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas. I loved the cover so I read the first couple of chapters. … Continue reading

August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Big Review: The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

Big Review: The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman I picked up a proof copy of The Light Between Oceans while visiting a branch that had more than one. It … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Big Review: The Rook by Daniel O’Malley

The first time I saw The Rook, I was in a bookshop in Seattle. I had it in my hand and I was thinking about buying it, but I was … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Norfolk Reads

  Norfolk Reads If you follow me on twitter, you might know that I recently spent a blissful week in North Norfolk where I ate lots of delicious food, took … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Small Review: Big Data by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and Kenneth Cukier

 Small Review: Big Data by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and Kenneth Cukier I was planning to write a big review of Big Data. It seemed appropriate, given the title. The trouble was … Continue reading

May 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Week of Reviews – Friday: Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake

A Week of Reviews – Friday Anna Dressed in Blood was a book that taunted me whenever I visited a particular part of my store. As I was making tables … Continue reading

March 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Week of Reviews – Thursday: Embassytown by China Miéville

A Week of Reviews – Thursday I own quite a lot of books that I’ve had for a while without getting around to reading them. Sometimes, especially if I know … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · 2 Comments

Big Review: The Girl Who Would Be King by Kelly Thompson

  Big Review: The Girl Who Would Be King by Kelly Thompson I should probably tell you in advance that I’m a little biased about this book. I (slightly) helped … Continue reading

January 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

2012 Roundup: Books I Read But Did Not Review

2012 Roundup: Books I Read But Did Not Review Things have not been going so well for me recently and, as a result, I’ve found myself reading books but not … Continue reading

January 2, 2013 · Leave a comment