Putting a Face to the Name is an occasional series discussing how I visualise the characters from some of my favourite reads. Following my similar post about Hangman, to celebrate publication day of Daniel Cole's excellent Endgame, I've added a new Putting a Face to the Name with the characters taking a more central role in this third… Continue reading Putting a Face to the Name #5 – Endgame by Daniel Cole #endgamebook
Rachel Amphlett's sixth instalment in the Detective Kay Hunter series, Gone to Ground, was released in July 2018 and is available to buy here: Goodreads | Amazon UK | Amazon US | Waterstones | Book Depository I really enjoyed my first investigation with #TeamKayHunter and you can read my Blog Tour review here. As part of the same #damppebblesblogtours I was lucky… Continue reading Thank you, @RachelAmphlett for my GONE TO GROUND mug! #GoneToGround #KayHunter6 #TeamKayHunter @destinylover09 @damppebbles #damppebblesblogtours #BunniesWhoLoveReading
Looking Ahead is a monthly meme hosted by Tina at Reading Between the Pages, where you can share your reading plans for the upcoming month. I am currently reading When Harriet Westaway receives an unexpected letter telling her she’s inherited a substantial bequest from her Cornish grandmother, it seems like the answer to her prayers. She… Continue reading Looking Ahead – July 2018’s TBR list!
During June, I read: It was my plan this month to try to clear some of my creaking NetGalley shelf. And, in one sense, it was a success, I read five cracking NG books (as well as some others). In another, it was a complete failure as I added 14 (yes, FOURTEEN!) to my shelf in… Continue reading Monthly wrap-up – June 2018 (Tackling #MountTBR – NA Episode IV: NetGalleyholics Anonymous – A New Hope)
Looking Ahead is a monthly meme hosted by Tina at Reading Between the Pages, where you can share your reading plans for the upcoming month. As outlined in my Tackling #MountTBR follow-up post, I'm hoping June 2018 is going to be a month for clearing some of my NetGalley backlog. As such... I am currently reading… Continue reading Looking Ahead – June 2018’s TBR list! (Tackling #MountTBR – NA 3: NetGalleyholics Anonymous With A Vengeance)
During May, I read: Having hoped to read fifteen novels during May, I managed ten (slacker!) and yet another two Agatha Christie audiobooks. Unfortunately, this month has not been a great experience with the Queen of Crime: The Mysterious Affair at Styles is Christie's first Poirot story and (obviously) her first ever whodunit. I was pleased to… Continue reading Monthly wrap-up – May 2018
Following my earlier post about my out-of-control NetGalley TBR, I have managed to make some improvements already! I only have three (whoops) four NG books on my shelf that are due to be released in June and I consider this a great achievement - it is the result of a deliberate attempt to get on top… Continue reading Tackling #MountTBR – NA 2 (NetGalleyholics Anonymous – the sequel) @NetGalley #NetGalley
Putting a Face to the Name is an occasional series in which I discuss how I visualise the characters from some of my favourite reads. Further to Part 1, I'm taking a look at some more of the best female leads of recent crime fiction. The Roy & Castells series by Johana Gustawsson Behaviour Investigative Advisor… Continue reading Putting a Face to the Name #4 – Kick-Ass Female Leads: Part 2!
Hello, my name is Julia and I am a NetGalleyholic: Noun A bookworm addicted to requesting books from NetGalley. It has been one day since my last request... (Tell Me A Secret by Samantha Hayes in case you were wondering). I have been very fortunate to receive some amazing books from publishers to review before publication day and I am grateful… Continue reading Tackling #MountTBR – NA (NetGalleyholics Anonymous) @NetGalley #NetGalley
Looking Ahead is a monthly meme hosted by Tina at Reading Between the Pages, where you can share your reading plans for the upcoming month. I am currently reading Murder at the Grand Raj Palace by Vaseem Khan, the latest in the Baby Ganesh Agency series. The Mysterious Affair at Styles, another Agatha Christie audiobook, in fact… Continue reading Looking Ahead – May 2018’s TBR list!