Blurb: The Awakening Aten envelops the reader in an Egypt of whispers and fears, of webs within webs, deceit upon deceit. Its themes of murder, intrigue, political and religious conflict, corruption, tomb robbing, war and executions are set against a background of fundamental ideological change. Ancient Egypt is seen through the eyes of two families; one… Continue reading The Awakening Aten – Blog Tour
Blurb: J SS Bach is the story of three generations of women from either side of Germany's 20th Century horror story - one side, a Jewish family from Vienna, the other linked to a ranking Nazi official at Dachau concentration camp - who suffer the consequences of what men do. Fast forward to 1990s California, and… Continue reading JSS Bach- Blog Tour
Blurb: "Horizontal Collaboration" is a term used to describe the sexual and romantic relationships that some French women had with members of the occupying German forces during World War II. In this poignant, female-centered graphic novel created by writer/artist duo Carole Maurel and Mademoiselle Navie, the taboo of "sleeping with the enemy" is explored… Continue reading Horizontal Collaboration Blog Tour
Synopsis: Introducing an epic new trilogy from Taran Matharu, author of the New York Times–bestselling Summoner series. Throughout history, people have vanished with no explanation. A group of teenagers are about to discover why. Cade is settling into a new boarding school, contemplating his future, when he finds himself transported to another realm. He soon… Continue reading The Chosen – Blog Tour
GoodReads: Emerging out of the 1940-1941 London Blitz, the drama of these two short works, a novel and a memoir, comes from the courage and endurance of ordinary people met in the factories, streets and lodging houses of a city under bombardment. Inez Holden's novella Night Shift follows a largely working-class cast of characters for… Continue reading Blitz Writing ARC Review
We actually had like two HUGE hauls but it was so ridiculous I didn't even bother sharing because we deserved to be in timeout after those sprees. But it looks like we kinda mostly got it out of our system, slowly I'll update the list on the Charity shop page to less publicly shame myself… Continue reading Charity Shop Finds!
**Thanks to Kelly from BookGlow for sending me these two copies to read and review, in exchange for my honest review** GoodReads Blurb: From USA Today featured novelist and Western Writers of America Spur award finalist Milana Marsenich, The Swan Keeperis an historical, coming-of-age novel set in 1920s Montana. On her eleventh birthday, Lilly’s family visits the Cattail… Continue reading Mini Reviews