Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein. I am distraught. And in awe.

  “I have two weeks. You’ll shoot me at the end no matter what I do.” 11th October 1943: A British spy plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France. Its pilot and passenger are best friends. One of the girls has a shot at survival, the other has lost the game before… Continue reading

Happy Halloween……some spoooooooooooky reads anyone?

So Thursday its Halloween. Love it or hate it (and having young children means I kind of have to love it) it would seem like the perfect week to read some creepy tales…so here are a few of my favourites for your perusal…and hey, if you have a particular favourite… Continue reading

A bout of Insomnia…A reading Frenzy – Some new reviews for you.

Happy Weekend Folks! So I have suffered ye olde Insomnia again this week. Which as usual sent me on a mad reading rush….through the couple of rather long nights I chose some books to see me through and here they are…enjoyed. completed. reviewed. All books reviewed in this post were… Continue reading

Post Apocalyptic Fiction – One of my Favourite kinds…

  Inspired by my latest read – that of “Bird Box” the up and coming debut from Josh Malerman, (review to be found in the “Coming Soon” section and that of Harper Collins) I thought today I would talk about some of my favourite novels with a Post Apocalyptic setting.… Continue reading

Update on my current reads: A pre-review review..plus whats next?

So Happy Friday everyone and I’m inspired today to give you a little taster of my current reads – mainly because ALL 3 have been amazing in very different ways. Full reviews will of course follow sometime soon as well. Also my weekend reading has just been sorted out thanks… Continue reading