The Half Life of Hannah/Other Halves by Nick Alexander.

I recently downloaded The Half Life of Hannah onto my wonderful Kindle and then was lucky enough to receive Other Halves as a review copy so I spent some of my recent holiday reading them back to back – if you have not yet read either of these novels I… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….Shovel Ready by Adam Sternbergh

  Coming January 14th From Crown Publishing Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy via Netgalley. Spademan used to be a garbage man. That was before the dirty bomb hit Times Square, before his wife was killed, and before the city became a bombed-out shell of… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves…The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley.

Coming January from Macmillan – Tor Forge. Thank you to the author and publisher for the advance copy via netgalley. When the emperor of Annur is murdered, his children must fight to uncover the conspiracy—and the ancient enemy—that effected his death. Now I don’t usually do fantasy novels/sci fi novels… Continue reading

The Killer Inside by Will Carver – more short story art.

A wonderful little “Bridging” tale between Will Carver’s earlier novels (Girl 4 and The Two) and his latest book in the January David series “Dead Set” I was slightly late to the party – in that I read this today, rather than before I read Dead Set. I’m actually pleased… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves…..Dangerous Girls by Abigail Haas.

  It’s Spring Break of senior year. Anna, her boyfriend Tate, her best friend Elise, and a few other close friends are off to a debaucherous trip to Aruba that promises to be the time of their lives. But when Elise is found brutally murdered, Anna finds herself trapped in… Continue reading

The Siege: Three Days of Terror Inside the Taj

Thank you to Catherine at Penguin for tracking down a copy of this book for me. So, recently I decided to expand my reading yet again by starting to read some more non-fiction  – something I’ve only dipped a toe into every now and again, much preferring fiction and all… Continue reading

Red Rising by Pierce Brown. Sometimes words are not enough.

  Arriving January people of earth. Form an orderly queue. Thank you to the author and the publisher for the advance copy, although its also possible I want to throw shoes at you… Darrow is a miner and a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves…..JellyBird by Lezanne Clannachan.

Thank you kindly to Lezanne for saving me from certain Jail by sending me a copy of her book. And thanks to Bex for the recommendation. ‘I’m good at secrets,’ Libby says. Yes, thinks Jessica, I bet you are… With her life unravelling, Jessica flees home to the seaside town… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….The City’s Son by Tom Pollock.

  Expelled from school, betrayed by her best friend and virtually ignored by her dad, who’s never recovered from the death of her mum, Beth Bradley retreats to the sanctuary of the streets, looking for a new home. What she finds is Filius Viae, the ragged and cocky crown prince… Continue reading