Lady – Here’s Your Wreath – James Hadley Chase

Lady-Here’s Your Wreath by James Hadley Chase Published by Black Curtain Press on June 14th 2013 Pages: 174 Goodreads Raw, grisly and explosive! Reporter Nick Mason witnesses an execution and gains a clue from the condemned man, sending Nick into a network of crime and murder! This was first published in 1940 using the pseudonym Raymond Marshall, […]

First time

For the first time in eight years I’m at a loss of what to write about. I don’t want to write about uni as I’ve given you a lot recently. I’d really prefer to stick to my schedule and not write about a book today even though I have four of them sitting on a […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

by Hugh Laurie, J. M. Coetzee My brilliantly aptly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is […]

The Monkey’s Raincoat – Robert Crais

The Monkey’s Raincoat (Elvis Cole, #1) by Robert Crais on January 1st 1970 Goodreads When Ellen Lang’s husband disappears with their son, she hires Elvis Cole to track him down. A quiet and seemingly submissive wife, Ellen can’t even write a check without him. All she wants is to get him and her son back—no […]

Around the Traps

I figured it’s been a while since I’ve looked at the book world like this so I’ve found some interesting articles for you. Rick Riordan Imprint Acquires First Three Titles I missed the news about a new imprint from Disney-Hyperion. Rick Riordan writes Percy Jackson but is now going to be running Rick Riordan Imprint. It […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

by David Martin, Jerry Hopkins My brilliantly aptly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that […]

The Book of the Dead – Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

The Book of the Dead – Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

The Book of the Dead (Pendergast, #7/Diogenes, #3) by Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child Published by Orion on March 1st 2009 Pages: 531 Goodreads Psychotic killer Diogenes faces down his incarcerated FBI agent brother, while the Museum of Natural History reopens a long-closed tomb exhibit, a decision that coincides with a series of murders and sparks […]

Eighth Anniversary Weekend!

I’m officially excited. I know, I’ve been officially excited by many things over the past year or two but this time it’s about my blog. This weekend is the Eighth Anniversary of this blog. It’s very exciting and without the writing here I would not be at uni and I would not have a short story […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

The Planets – Dava Sobel

The Planets – Dava Sobel

The Planets by Dava Sobel Published by Penguin Books on October 31st 2006 Pages: 288 Goodreads With her bestsellers Longitude and Galileo’s Daughter, Dava Sobel introduced readers to her rare gift for weaving complex scientific concepts into a compelling narrative. Now Sobel brings her full talents to bear on what is perhaps her most ambitious […]