Calling Major Tom by David M. Barnett reviewed

Title: Calling Major Tom Author: David M. Barnett Genre: Fiction Publisher: Orion Release Date: June 29, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 304 Source: NetGalley We all know someone like Thomas. The grumpy next-door-neighbour who complains to the Residents’ Committee about the state of your front lawn. The man who tuts when you don’t have the correct …

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Rotherweird by Andrew Caldecott reviewed

Title: Rotherweird Author: Andrew Caldecott Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Quercus Books Release Date: May 16, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 464 Source: NetGalley ‘Intricate and crisp, witty and solemn: a book with special and dangerous properties,’ Hilary Mantel ‘Baroque, Byzantine and beautiful – not to mention bold’ M.R. Carey Rotherweird is twisted, arcane murder-mystery with shades of …

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Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Title: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine Author: Gail Honeyman Genre: Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins Release Date: May 18, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley Eleanor Oliphant has learned how to survive – but not how to live Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same …

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Frogkisser! by Garth Nix reviewed

Title: Frogkisser! Author: Garth Nix Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Bonnier Zaffe Release Date: 2017-02 Format: ebook Pages: 448 Source: NetGalley Garth Nix is on hilarious form as he spins his very own fairy tale, featuring Princess Anya, who, with her loyal dog, must embark on a terribly important (capital Q) Quest to acquire the ingredients for …

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The Hanging Tree by Ben Aaronovitch reviewed

Title: The Hanging Tree Series: Peter Grant / Rivers of London Author: Ben Aaronovitch Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Gollancz Release Date: November 1, 2015 Format: ebook Pages: 384 Source: NetGalley Another gripping and hilarious adventure through the secret streets of London. A tour of what remains and an insight into what once was with a liberal …

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The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen – reviewed

Title: The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 1⁄4 Years Old Author: Hendrik Groen Genre: Fiction Publisher: Penguin UK Release Date: August 25, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 384 Source: NetGalley ** THE INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON ** ‘There are many laughs in this book but it’s so much more than just a comedy. It’s a story about …

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