Book Review: The Most Fun We Ever Had by Claire Lombardo

Previously: Reviewing the Longest Books I've Read| Coming Soon: March Reading Wrap-Up The Most Fun We Ever Had is Claire Lombardo’s debut novel and was published on June 27th 2019 by W&N. It follows the story of the Sorenson family, David, Marilyn and their four daughters as the re-appetence of a sixteen-year-old boy previously given… Continue reading Book Review: The Most Fun We Ever Had by Claire Lombardo

Book Review- How We Disappeared by Jing-Jing Lee

How We Disappeared is a historical fiction novel published by Oneworld Publishing in 2019. Set in Malaysia it follows three perspectives as a family comes to terms with secrets that were hidden during the Japanese invasion in World War Two, and how that has affected their lives. I read this book as part of my… Continue reading Book Review- How We Disappeared by Jing-Jing Lee

Book Review: Rules for Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson

Rules for Perfect Murders, published as Eight Perfect Murders in the US, is a murder mystery novel published on March 3rd 2020 by Faber & Faber. It follows mystery bookshop owner Mal who is approached by an FBI agent regarding a string of murders that may be connected to a blog post he wrote citing… Continue reading Book Review: Rules for Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson

Review: Lady Chatterly’s Lover (#ClassicsCommunity)

If you're not aware #ClassicsCommunity is an initiative spearheaded by Lucy @LucytheReader to encourage people to read more classic books in 2020. My personal goal is to read one classic a month. It's not very fancy or complicated but I think It will be very achievable which is the direction I want to head in.… Continue reading Review: Lady Chatterly’s Lover (#ClassicsCommunity)

Review: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay is a Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Michael Chabon, published in 2000. It follows two cousins, Jewish-American Sammy Claymann and Jewish-Praguer Josef Kavalier, and their experiences in the comic book industry leading up to and during America’s involvement in WWII.  As a reader of comic books, I find any… Continue reading Review: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

Comics Wrap-Up: II.2019

Confession time: This is a draft which I never got around to posting and so is a bit old. However, it's still three nice mini review so I figured I'd post it anyway. Some of the titles are all linked to Forbidden Planet through my affiliate link, which you are under no obligation to use.… Continue reading Comics Wrap-Up: II.2019

Review: Mad Love by Paul Dini, Pat Cardigan

Published by Titan Books, Mad Love is the novelisation of Mad Love and Other Stories, the Batman comic, an adaptation of Batman: The Animated Series (S.4, Ep.21). Essentially this is the origin story of the one, the only, the insatiable, Harley Quinn. Let's start at the very beginning... If you're going to have a prologue… Continue reading Review: Mad Love by Paul Dini, Pat Cardigan

Captain America: Winter in America Review

Winter in America was written by Ta-Neishi Coates, pencilled by Leinil Francis Yu, inked by Gerry Alanguilan and Leinil Francis Yu. The letterers were Joe Caramagna and Cory Petit, and it collects Captain America (2018) #1-6, with material from Avengers/ Captain America Free Comic Book Day 2018.  Previously in Captain America… Marvel sums it up pretty… Continue reading Captain America: Winter in America Review

Civil War: Captain America Review

Last year I reviewed Civil War: A Marvel Comics Event, and it was my most read post (so thanks for that!), and now I'm back with a new Civil War review. **No Spoilers for CW: Captain America, but possible spoilers for CW: A Marvel Comics Event** What do I need to read before this? Civil War:… Continue reading Civil War: Captain America Review

The Western Wind Review

The Western Wind is a historical fiction novel by Samantha Harvey. It is Harvey's fourth novel, comes in at 304 pages, and was first published by Vintage on February 28th 2019. I was kindly #GIFTED and eARC of this novel by the publishers via NetGalley, but all opinions, as always, are my own. This review… Continue reading The Western Wind Review