Category Book reviews

Grab a #BlackFriday #bargain all six of Marica Meara’s novels on #sale just $0.99 each!

via #BlackFriday Mega #Sale – All Six Novels Just $.99 Each! Highly recommended by me – grab them while they are on sale! Murders, mystery, wildlife, a touch of the paranormal, immerse yourself in these beautifully written novels. Here is my review of Marcia’s most recent novella: THE EMMISARY   Wake-Robin Ridge: http://amzn.to/2x7li87 A Boy Named […]

Some great advice about how to handle reviews #authors

Click on over to Nicholas C. Rossis blog to see this great post on handling reviews 😉 via 7 Ways to Handle Reviews: Brought to you Buy Tongue & Cheek

Book Tour & review – THE BLUE UNICORN’S JOURNEY TO OSM (illustrated book) by Sybrina Durant #MiddleGradeFiction #Fantasy

About the Book: “The metal horned unicorns are doomed!” That’s what Lauda Lead Horn wailed when she first saw the tribe’s new savior. OK, so his horn was not metal. . .and he did not have a magic power. . .and he was really a puny little runt. But doomed? Were things really that bad?  […]

New Release & Review – INSPECTOR KIRBY AND HAROLD LONGCOAT: A NORTHUMBRIAN MYSTERY by Ian Martyn #Paranormal #Mystery

New release ‘Inspector Kirby and Harold Longcoat: A Northumbrian Mystery’,  A contemporary mystery with a touch of the paranormal and supernatural. Blurb A pair of shoes at the side of the road, how weird can that be? Newcastle Detective Inspector Jonah Kirby, called ‘old school’ by his junior colleagues ends up with the cases other […]

Review – THE EMISSARY by Marcia Meara #fantasy #paranormal novella #angels

Just a quick post today – I am winding up my annual holiday so I’m exhausted! Now I need a holiday to recover… So a quickie review. My friend Marcia has gone a little further off the beaten track than she usually does, and ventured further into a delightful paranormal story, a novella spin off […]

Book Review – A LOVE DIVIDED by Belle McInnes #HistoricalRomance #Romance

I took another of my occasional side trips into a genre I rarely read – in this case, historical romance. For me, the inevitable outcome of a romance novel is usually a bit of a dampener, but this one had enough intriguing hooks for me to want to give it a try – the Scottish […]

Book review: Desprite Measures by Deborah Jay (@DeborahJay2) #Fantasy #UrbanFantasy

Originally posted on Darrienia: The Forgotten Legacies Series:
Cassie, a water sprite, had been living alone within the lochs for centuries, but as man adapted and developed so too did their technology. Plumbing made things particularly tricky for an elemental who likes to stay in her water form. Eventually she surrendered and moved to land…

What a lovely new #review of THE PRINCE’S MAN #fantasy #EpicFantasy

What a lovely surprise to find this wonderful new review of THE PRINCE’S MAN on Sally Cronin’s fabulous blog ‘Smorgasbord‘ . If you haven’t yet discovered Sally’s blog, take a look – the title really does describe it to a tee. 5.0 out of 5 stars Elves, Magic, and Spies–what a fast-moving tale By Jacqui Murray VINE VOICE on September 7, […]

#BookReview – CENTAUR OF THE CRIME by Michael Angel ~#Fantasy and Forensics book #1 #humour

I’ve been storing this one up for a while, but finally found time to read it, and I’m so pleased I did. It came highly recommended by my friend Leiah, who has gone on to become editor for further books in the series. You can read her excellent recommendations at https://soireadthisbooktoday.com/ and although she is not […]

You READ – but do you leave REVIEWS?

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
If not, why not? I don’t have time The author probably spent a heck of a lot more time writing the story than you took to read it, no matter how slow you think you are, so why not take a few minutes to record…