15 Day Blogger Challenge: Books! All The Books!

15 Day Blogger Challenge: Books! All The Books!

Because this will be immense fun, I’ll be doing this random 15 day challenge I found. It’s a good way to really kickstart my posting again after my inordinately long absence, and also, I’m very much into posting random trivia about myself. Especially when we’re talking books. It was found on a random Google search, … Continue reading

Crushed, by Eliza Crewe [Soul Eater #2] aka At Least 1 Reason a Publisher Should Pick This Series Up

Crushed, by Eliza Crewe [Soul Eater #2] aka At Least 1 Reason a Publisher Should Pick This Series Up

✎Title: Crushed (Soul Eater #2) ✎Author:  Eliza Crewe ✎Publisher: ????? (Formerly Strange Chemistry – any takers?!) ✎Publication date: I has a sad* ✎Rating: ★★★★ I had been waiting until closer to publication date to post this, since I literally read it within a single day of it going live on NetGalley. And then, well, shit happened and second, more … Continue reading

Cancer, Cake and Updates

Cancer, Cake and Updates

Recently I posted about this: about Sadie – my SeiSei – and her Cake For Later Fund. Our fund. Because… this isn’t just her fund; it’s all of ours. Our tiny group of friends who have stood by SeiSei’s side for years whilst cancer tried to have its way. It’s had its way too much … Continue reading

A Return, and Thinking About Cake: Happenings in Leoland

A Return, and Thinking About Cake: Happenings in Leoland

Things have been crazy lately. Bad, crazy. Life has a way of dumping you into that tough boss battle without offering you a save point. There’s no autosave. Just you, whatever skills and items you have equipped and no handy respawn point either. Well, that’s been my month. Hence my disappearance from (mostly) the face of the Internet. Hence … Continue reading

Some Fine Day, by Kat Ross

Some Fine Day, by Kat Ross

✎Title: Some Fine Day ✎Author:  Kat Ross ✎Publisher: Strange Chemistry ✎Publication date: July 1st 2014 ✎Rating: ★★★★ Some Fine Day, by Kat Ross is what everyone is buzzing about, calling cli-fi. Okay, I get why, only… isn’t it really just regular sci-fi/spec-fic but with a rather specific element of—at least the notion of it—a post-apocalyptic setting. So there have been … Continue reading

Sworn In Steel, by Douglas Hulick [A Tale of the Kin #2]

Sworn In Steel, by Douglas Hulick [A Tale of the Kin #2]

✎Title: Sworn In Steel (A Tale of the Kin #2) ✎Author: Douglas Hulick ✎Publisher: Tor (UK) Roc (US) ✎Publication date: May 8th 2014 ✎Rating: ★★★★★ When I realised that we were approaching the release date for Sworn in Steel, the second Tales of the Kin book by Douglas Hulick, I knew I had to beg, borrow or steel a copy to get it NOW. Because Among … Continue reading