Monthly Archives: February 2019

Book Review: The Angel’s Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

The Angel’s Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafón My rating: 5 of 5 stars Dark and sinister This is the macabre and sinister tale of David Martín, a journalist who turns to writing books. Initially, these are regularly churned out, trashy … Continue reading

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Random Elef-Act of Kind-Mouse

Originally posted on But I Smile Anyway…:
Dear Diana has a monthly prompt going on, using a picture. It is a speculative fiction prompt, so we can write whatever we want, and this photo has been popping up into my…

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Challenge: Two Sentence Horror Story

Can you write a horror story in just two sentences? Here is my attempt. As I regained consciousness, I realised that I was naked, tied to a tree and smothered in beef gravy. The wolves that circled around me were … Continue reading

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Book Review: No Tomorrow (Killing Eve #2) by Luke Jennings

No Tomorrow by Luke Jennings My rating: 5 of 5 stars Despite having a gigantic TBR mountain, I by-passed them all and started reading No Tomorrow as soon as I had finished reading Codename Villanelle. The story continued at the … Continue reading

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I’ve been nominated!

Best Book Blog I have just learned that I have been nominated for Best Book Blog at the Annual Bloggers Bash Awards 2019! Why? I had to ask myself that question. To answer myself, I had to review my blog going … Continue reading

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Who’s Your Favourite Blogger?

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We all have our favourite blogs and bloggers, don’t we? But how often do we shout about who they are to each other? Image credit: Pixabay Of course, leaving them thoughtful comments…

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Book Review: The Astonishing Colour of After by X.R. Pan

The Astonishing Colour of After by Emily X.R. Pan My rating: 3 of 5 stars Poor Leigh is only sixteen years old when her mother commits suicide. She is overwhelmed with guilt. She can’t get over the thought that she … Continue reading

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