Category Archives: Reviews

#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood

The Blind Assassin is a long book by today’s standards. My paperback copy is 637 pages, but every one of them is a joy to read. The writing is exquisite, each detail and description thoughtful and showing the fertility of … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for Congeal by John F Leonard @john_f_leonard #postapocalyptic #horror #RBRT

Congeal by John F Leonard is a post-apocalyptic horror story which I chose to read as a member of Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team. I received a copy from the author but this does not affect my review at all. … Continue reading

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Retro-fitted #bookreview for The Hole Opportunity by James Minter @james_minter #audiobook #TuesdayBookBlog

When I started this writing caper I decided to review everything I read. I posted those reviews to Amazon in the UK and US (you could in those days without having to spend $50 with them first! #JustSaying!) and Goodreads. … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for Y is for Yesterday by Sue Grafton #AlphabetSeries #SueGrafton

I have thoroughly enjoyed the Alphabet Series and read the final book, Y is for Yesterday, while on holiday. Sue Grafton tells her tales in detail, building up great settings and characters, my favourite of which is Kinsey Millhone herself, … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for UK2 by Terry Tyler @TerryTyler4 #dystopian #sciencefiction

I had to crack on with reading UK2 having finished Lindisfarne (which I reviewed here and Tipping Point here) as I needed to know what was going to happen next. I was keen to find out about the new world … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for Lindisfarne by Terry Tyler @TerryTyler4 #dystopian

The absolute best thing about having a holiday is being able to read a book in a day. This is what I did with Lindisfarne and there is nothing like it for truly immersing yourself in a story. So much … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for The Haunting of Alice May by Tony Lee Moral @TonyLeeMoral #RBRT

It’s not giving anything away to say that Alice May gets saved one day while out on a kayak by Henry. They soon become romantically involved which would be fine were it not for the fact that Henry died 100 … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for The Art of Healing by Jeanne Felfe @JFelfe #contemporary #womensfiction

The Art of Healing was a story that grew on me. It felt a little sticky and slow at the beginning and I’ll admit I wasn’t sure about it but I then found myself drawn into the relationship that eventually … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview The Bledbrooke Works by John F Leonard @john_f_leonard #horror #shortstory #RBRT

I chose to read The Bledbrooke Works from the submissions made to Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team. I received a copy from the author but this has not altered my review at all. Donald Hobdike’s title is Manager of Works … Continue reading

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for The Alchemy of Noise by Lorraine Devon Wilke @LorraineDWilke #AfricanAmerican #LiteraryFiction

The Alchemy of Noise is a novel in which boy meets girl and essentially it has a love story at its heart. But it is so much more than that. Sidonie manages a successful and popular music and events bar. … Continue reading

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