Book Review: The Flight of the Eisenstein by James Swallow

The Horus Heresy books are a pretty large series (54 books, WTF!) and so, being perfectly honest, I haven’t read all of them. I doubt many people have! Despite being one of the earlier books in the series, (the fourth, in fact) I hadn’t read The Flight of the Eisenstein – but I wish I …

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Book Review: The Empire of Gold by S.A. Chakraborty

Warning: This review may contain some spoilers for the previous books in the series – The City of Brass and Kingdom of Copper. Empire of Gold is the third and final book in the S.A. Chakraborty's Daevabad trilogy – an epic, Middle-Eastern inspired fantasy of political intrigue and mythical creatures. I really enjoyed the previous books …

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Book Review: Sharp Ends by Joe Abercrombie

I’ll be honest with you here: short stories aren’t my usual cup of tea. I read a few ones here and there, but I do generally prefer full-sized novels. It’s just usually better to get properly involved with a character and story, in my opinion. However, if Joe Abercrombie is going to write stuff, then …

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Book Review: A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

Sometimes you get the urge to read something a bit different. For me, this often takes the form of travel writing. I love reading about and finding out about different places around the world. A Walk in the Woods fills this out perfectly, and then takes it an extra step with loads of little side …

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Audiobook Adventures: The Murderbot Diaries by Martha Wells (Narrated by Kevin R, Free

Spoiler Warning: This review may contain some spoilers for the first novella in the series, All Systems Red. Hey everyone! Welcome back to Audiobook Adventures! I haven't left it months between audiobooks this time... In fact,  having listened to All Systems Red (my review for that is here) the other week, I have blitzed through the …

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