Gentleman Investigator for the Crown, Sir Maurice Newbury, has brilliantly solved a number of near-impossible cases for Queen Victoria along with his assistant, Miss Veronica Hobbes. But while all appears well on the surface, Newbury has an increasingly uncontrollable secret. What was once a flirtation with the lure of opium has turned into a full-blown…… Continue reading Review The Immorality Engine (Newbury and Hobbes #3) – George Mann
July has come and gone, so it is time for another wrap up… This was a great reading month for me, with 10 books read and a total page count of 3206. The first week of July my fiancé was still on this side of the world, and we finished up our buddy read. After…… Continue reading Goodbye July – Hello August
I was nominated by Makayla @ Random Reads for the Sunshine Blogger Award!! Thank you so much! Please give her blog a visit, her posts are absolutely wonderful. I have done two posts for the Sunshine Blogger Award before, but that was quite a while ago (In June and in July 2016), and Makayla came…… Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Award #3
Nurse Amy Leatheran had a most unusual patient. Louise, according to her husband, celebrated archaeologist Dr. Leif Ericsson, suffered from ‘nervous terror.’ Her fantasies were vivid and horrifying: a disembodied hand, a yellow, dead face pressed against the window. Who or what did she fear? At the site of a dig in the Iraqi desert,…… Continue reading Review Murder in Mesopotamia – Agatha Christie
First, there were ten – a curious assortment of strangers summoned as weekend guests to a private island off the coast of Devon. Their host, an eccentric millionaire unknown to all of them, is nowhere to be found. All that the guests have in common is a wicked past they’re unwilling to reveal – and…… Continue reading Review And Then There Were None – Agatha Christie
I very rarely post bookhauls on here, mainly because I don’t get/buy a lot of books in one go… but last month was quite special. A lot of things happened, due to which I ended up with 24 new books, of which only 1 I payed for myself. First of all, I finished my internship…… Continue reading June Bookhaul!!!
Welcome to Area X. An Edenic wilderness, an environmental disaster zone, a mystery for thirty years. For thirty years, Area X, monitored by the secret agency known as the Southern Reach, has remained mysterious and remote behind its intangible border– an environmental disaster zone, though to all appearances an abundant wilderness. Eleven expeditions have been…… Continue reading Review Annihilation (Southern Reach #1) –