Nanoshock by K.C. Alexander

Happy New Year, dear readers! *Flings handfuls of glitter into the air* So my first finished book of the year was no gentle ‘stretch before you exercise’ experience. Quite the opposite. But then, I expected that much from this book. I expected a lot from it, and I was not disappointed…

[Guest post] Tim Pratt, Author of The Wrong Stars

  Today I am interrupting the regular programming to bring you a very important message… My guest today is Tim Pratt, who has a nifty-looking new science fiction book out this month, but we’ll get to that afterward. Over to Tim!

Guest Post: Peter McLean on British Urban Fantasy

The year is almost over, but I’ve got time to squeeze in one last guest post as a treat for you! Today I’m turning the blog over to Peter McLean, the author of the Burned Man series. Drake and Dominion are out now from Angry Robot, and you can read more about them at the […]

Review: An Accident of Stars by Foz Meadows

Series: The Manifold Worlds #1 Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Angry Robot Release date: August 2nd 2016 (ebook/US print); August 4th 2016 (UK print) This edition: NetGalley ARC Cover art: Julie Dillon Synopsis: When Saffron Coulter stumbles through a hole in reality, she finds herself trapped in Kena, a magical realm on the brink of civil war. There, […]

Cover Reveal: Hidden Huntress by Danielle L. Jensen

More picturesque goodness today! This time it’s the turn of Danielle L. Jensen’s sequel to last year’s impressive debut, Stolen Songbird! Notable for being the only YA title to survive the closure of Strange Chemistry via adoption under the main Angry Robot imprint, this book is already gathering pre-publication steam and some excited buzz in […]

Review: The Bullet-Catcher’s Daughter by Rod Duncan

Series: The Fall of the Gas-Lit Empire #1 | Genre: Fantasy/alternate history/steampunk | Format: NetGalley ARC | Publisher: Angry Robot Books | Publication date: 26th August 2014 (US & ebook); 4th September 2014 (UK print) | My rating: 4/5 Elizabeth Barnabus lives a double life – as herself and as her brother, the private detective. […]

Rewriting the Script: a review of The Mirror Empire by Kameron Hurley

Series: The Worldbreaker Saga #1 | Genre: Epic fantasy | Format: ARC | Publisher: Angry Robot | Publication date: August 26th 2014 (US & ebook); September 4th 2014 (UK print) | My rating: 4/5 On the eve of a recurring catastrophic event known to extinguish nations and reshape continents, a troubled orphan evades death and […]

Teaser Tuesday: The Alchemist Of Souls

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Below are the guidelines: Grab your current read (though I’ve used books from my TBR for this before!) Open to a random page Share two teaser sentences from somewhere on that page Be careful not to include spoilers! Share the title […]

Best Of 2013: Part Two (The Womenfolk)

In case you missed it, a few days ago I posted the first part of this list, focusing on male authors and thus dividing my Top 10 for the year up into two neat parts. This time, it’s the turn of the womens! See below the cut for my final top five books of the […]

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