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The Sadeian Woman by Angela Carter

January 8, 2020
The Sadeian Women by Angela Carter

A new kind of book for me. I don 't often read non-fiction. If I do they're normally textbooks or biographies. This was partially out of the need for my dissertation and partially out of curiosity. The Sadeian Woman is an academic look at the Marquis De Sade and how he and his work is still relevant today. If not necessarily in the same way as it once…

Blog Tours Books Reviews Sci-Fi

The God Game* Blog Tour

January 7, 2020
The God Game* by Danny Tobey

Firstly, a massive thank you to Gollancz for having me on this blog tour. It was exactly the book I needed to get me through deadlines! Oh my god. The burb on the book is so accurate I felt like I was reading the script of a Black Mirror episode. The entire novel had me creeped out and looking at my phone suspiciously. By far my favourite aspect…

Books Wrap Ups

November Wrap Up

December 17, 2019
November Wrap Up

November was most definitely a lighter reading month. I had a lot of work to do on my Dissertation so that took priority. But I still managed to finish four things. I'll take that as a win considering I wrote 10,000 words in one month. Hopefully, I'll manage to read a little more this month. Think desperate housewives meets Shakespeare and you get The Revenger's Tragedy. I have…

Books Illumicrate Unboxings

October Illumicrate

December 17, 2019
October 2019 Illumicrate

My final and belated Illumicrate unboxing of the year. I haven't got any plans to order any more Illumicrate boxes at the moment going forward. Whilst I've liked the boxes I haven't loved them all. Not the way I've adored all the Fairyloot boxes. Certain items they include miss the mark and in every box there's been something I haven't really found useful or liked. I still think they're a fantastic company…