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WWW Wednesday 25th of March 2020

WWW Wednesday is a weekly book tag hosted by Taking on a World of Words that is all about what we’re currently reading. Disclaimer: I tend to read a lot of books at once across ebooks, physical books, and audiobooks. It helps me battle reading fatigue and slumps because I always have various different formats and genres to choose… Continue reading WWW Wednesday 25th of March 2020

Book Reviews

Sixteenth Watch by Myke Cole

Released: March 2020 Publisher: Angry Robot Pages: 432 Rating: 5/5 Sixteenth Watch: A colloquial term to refer to any military duty anywhere in space. It refers to the 16 sunrises seen on the International Space Station (ISS) in a single Earth Day. From the publisher: A lifelong Search-and-Rescue woman, Coast Guard Captain Jane Oliver is… Continue reading Sixteenth Watch by Myke Cole

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The Unspoken Name (The Serpent Gates #1) by A.K. Larkwood

Released: February 2020 Publisher: Tor Books Pages: 464 Rating: 5/5 Priestess. Assassin. Traitor. From the publisher: What if you knew how and when you will die? Csorwe does--she will climb the mountain, enter the Shrine of the Unspoken, and gain the most honored title: sacrifice. But on the day of her foretold death, a powerful… Continue reading The Unspoken Name (The Serpent Gates #1) by A.K. Larkwood

Monthly Wrap Ups

Monthly Wrap Up: January 2020

Hey readers, is it just me or was January forty-seven years long? Honestly I can't believe that was only a single month. When I was reviewing what I read last month, I did a few double-takes when I realized some of the books I read were finished not that long ago. I was sure I… Continue reading Monthly Wrap Up: January 2020

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The Wolf of Oren-Yaro (Chronicles of the Bitch Queen #1) by K.S. Villoso

Released: February 2020 Publisher: Orbit Books Pages: 480 Rating: 5/5 'They called me the Bitch Queen, the she-wolf, because I murdered a man and exiled my king the night before they crowned me.' From the publisher: Born under the towers of Oren-yaro, Queen Talyien inherited a deeply divided kingdom, devastated by years of war. Her… Continue reading The Wolf of Oren-Yaro (Chronicles of the Bitch Queen #1) by K.S. Villoso

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A Beginning at the End by Mike Chen

Released: January 2019 Publisher: Harlequin - MIRA Pages: 400 Rating: 4/5 What if the world hadn't ended, but was just on pause? From the publisher: How do you start over after the end of the world? Six years after a global pandemic wiped out most of the planet’s population, the survivors are rebuilding the country,… Continue reading A Beginning at the End by Mike Chen

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The Woman in the Veil (Victorian Mystery #4) by Laura Joh Rowland

Released: January 2020 Publisher: Crooken Lane Books Pages: 352 Rating: 3.75/5 Following in the footsteps of Jack the Ripper, a mutilated woman is found lying on the bank of the River Thames in Victorian London. As a motley team of crime scene photographers investigate the grisly case, it soon becomes apparent that not all is… Continue reading The Woman in the Veil (Victorian Mystery #4) by Laura Joh Rowland

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First Impressions Friday: The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

Released: 2014 Publisher: Self-published via Kickstarter then picked up by Hodder and Stoughton Pages: 404 The acclaimed first installment of the Hugo Award winning series Wayfarers.  From the publisher:  The beloved debut novel that will restore your faith in humanity When Rosemary Harper joins the crew of the Wayfarer, she isn’t expecting much. The ship, which… Continue reading First Impressions Friday: The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

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Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse

Released: June 2018 (November 2019 in the UK) Publisher: Saga Press (Hodder & Stoughton in the UK) Pages: 305 Rating: 4.5/5 While most of the world has drowned beneath the sudden rising waters of a climate apocalypse, Dinétah (formerly the Navajo reservation) has been reborn. The gods and heroes of legend walk the land, but… Continue reading Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse

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This Little Dark Place by A.S. Hatch

Released: October 2019 Publisher: Serpent's Tail Pages: 288 Rating: 3.5/5 From the Publisher: How well do you know your girlfriend? How well do you know your lover? How well do you know yourself? Daniel and Victoria are together. They're trying for a baby. Ruby is in prison, convicted of assault on an abusive partner. But when… Continue reading This Little Dark Place by A.S. Hatch