Review in 5 – The Tale of the Tailor and the Three Dead Kings by Dan Jones

Today's my final December mini-review before Christmas. As a reminder, I've spent the past month writing reviews for 2021 releases. Today I'm reviewing The Tale of the Tailor and the Three Dead Kings by Dan Jones. Released in 'mini' hardback on 14th October 2021. Blurb A chilling medieval ghost story, retold by bestselling historian Dan … Continue reading Review in 5 – The Tale of the Tailor and the Three Dead Kings by Dan Jones

Review in 5 – The Women of Troy by Pat Barker

Today for my December mini-reviews I'm reviewing The Women of Troy by Pat Parker. Released in hardback on 26th August 2021. Blurb Troy has fallen. The Greeks have won their bitter war. They can return home as victors - all they need is a good wind to lift their sails. But the wind has vanished, … Continue reading Review in 5 – The Women of Troy by Pat Barker

The Gift of Life | Light Perpetual | Review

Something a bit different today as I realised I was reading a lot of Science Fiction and Fantasy books this month. Today I'm reviewing Light Perpetual by Francis Spufford, which I can only describe as historical fiction. Many thanks to Faber for the eproof copy! Blurb November 1944. A German rocket incinerates a South-London household-goods … Continue reading The Gift of Life | Light Perpetual | Review