Shadowsong by S. Jae-Jones – Book Review.

Title: Shadowsong Author: S. Jae-Jones Rating: 3/5 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance, Gothic Literature, Fairytale Feature Image Credit – MadReviews These days, it’s a rare thing for me to find a good fantasy novel and really enjoy the romance that inadvertently seems to crop up within its pages. And last year, I was sent Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones,…

The Bear and the Nightingale – Book Review

Title: The Bear and the Nightingale Author: Katherine Arden Rating: 3/5 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance, Gothic Literature, Russian Literature, Fairytale. As I think I’ve said before, I’m a sucker for anything Russian based. I love the history of this vast country, and it’s true that within history comes different cultures and tales. And the mythos around Russian…

What I’m Reading Wednesday – 21st February

Featured image credit – webreaktheblock.com   After a long spell away from blogging, I really want to return to this platform with love. So here’s my first 2018 ‘What I’m Reading Wednesday Post’ – something I hope to do every month or so to keep readers in the loop: Questions?! 1: What have you finished…

The Good People by Hannah Kent – Book Review.

Title: The Good People Author: Hannah Kent Rating: 4/5 Historical Fiction, Fantasy, Gothic, Literary, Irish Fiction As a reviewer with Irish roots, I’ve always been drawn to tales set in the Emerald Isle. After visiting Ireland a few times, and exploring the Ring of Kerry and the mountains around Dingle, there is a clear sense…