The ‘Would You Rather?’ challenge (but with BOOKS)

Who doesn't love a good tag challenge to brighten up the most miserable week of the year? I certainly do, and I'm very excited to be getting started on this one: a would-you-rather-challenge, for which I was nominated by the lovely Angela at Hiding Behind Books Blog. Thank you: you rock! I'm notoriously indecisive, so …

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Blog Tour: Tell Me A Secret, by Jane Fallon

I love spending time with my work colleagues. They're always good for a chat, for a cup of tea... sometimes, they even become your friends. But what happens when you think one of those colleagues is out to get you? That's the story at the heart of Tell Me A Secret. Holly has just gotten her dream …

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Blog Tour: The Girl King, by Mimi Yu

I've been really looking forward to sharing this review with you, and now... my time has come. All hail Mimi Yu, the new queen of fantasy. Personally, I thought The Girl King had everything you could want from a fantasy YA book: mounds of excitement, some fantastic female characters, a healthy dollop of magic and a freshness that breathes …

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Review: The Hangman’s Secret, by Laura Joh Rowland

When it comes to reading, I love the Victorian period. There's something about the grimy glamour of London, of steam mills, of murder in back alleyways... (ahem) that always really grips me. I'm not sure what that says about me, but it does mean that The Hangman's Secret was the perfect fit when it came to a …

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