Review A Bride´s Guide to Marriage and Murder – Dianne Freeman

On the eve of her marriage to George Hazelton, Frances has a great deal more on her mind than flowers and seating arrangements. The Connors and the Doyles, two families of American robber barons, have taken up residence in London, and their bitter rivalry is spilling over into the highest social circles. At the request…… Continue reading Review A Bride´s Guide to Marriage and Murder – Dianne Freeman

Middle Grade on Monday: The Clockwork Queen

Chess prodigy Sophie Peshka inherited her love of the game from her grandmaster father. But now that he has been imprisoned in the dungeons of the Winter Palace in St Petersburg by powerful Empress Catherine the Great, Sophie must use all her strategic skill and cunning to help him escape. Part of Sophie’s plan involves…… Continue reading Middle Grade on Monday: The Clockwork Queen

Review Alcatraz vs the Evil Librarians – Brandon Sanderson

Everything I’d known about the world was a lie. On my thirteenth birthday, I, Alcatraz Smedry (yes, I got named after a prison, don’t ask) received my inheritance: a bag of sand. And then I accidentally destroyed my foster parents’ kitchen. It’s not my fault, things just break around me, I swear! I thought the sand was…… Continue reading Review Alcatraz vs the Evil Librarians – Brandon Sanderson

Review Nettle & Bone – T. Kingfisher

After years of seeing her sisters suffer at the hands of an abusive prince, Marra—the shy, convent-raised, third-born daughter—has finally realized that no one is coming to their rescue. No one, except for Marra herself. Seeking help from a powerful gravewitch, Marra is offered the tools to kill a prince—if she can complete three impossible…… Continue reading Review Nettle & Bone – T. Kingfisher

Review Our Lady of Mysterious Ailments – T.L. Huchu

Ropa Moyo’s ghostalking practice has tanked, desperate for money to pay bills and look after her family she reluctantly accepts a job to look into the history of a coma patient receiving treatment at the magical private hospital Our Lady of Mysterious Ailments. The patient is a teenage schoolboy called Max Wu, and healers at…… Continue reading Review Our Lady of Mysterious Ailments – T.L. Huchu