Mad Blood Stirring by Simon Mayo reviewed

Title: Mad Blood Stirring Author: Simon Mayo Genre: Historical Publisher: Doubleday UK Release Date: April 15, 2018 Format: Ebook Pages: 364 Source: NetGalley 1815: The war is over but for the inmates at Dartmoor Prison, peace – like home – is still a long way away. On the eve of the year 1815, the American …

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The Saboteur by Paul Kix reviewed

Title: The Saboteur: True Adventures Of The Gentleman Commando Who Took On The Nazis Author: Paul Kix Genre: History Publisher: HarperCollins UK Release Date: December 5, 2017 Format: Ebook Pages: 304 Source: NetGalley In the tradition of Agent Zigzag comes this breathtaking biography, as fast-paced and emotionally intuitive as the very best spy thrillers, which illuminates an …

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The Wolves of Winter by Tyrell Johnson reviewed

Title: The Wolves of Winter Author: Tyrell Johnson Genre: Fiction Publisher: Simon and Schuster Release Date: January 2, 2018 Format: Ebook Pages: 320 Source: NetGalley Station Eleven meets The Hunger Games in this ruthless, captivating story of a young woman’s survival in the frozen wilderness of the Yukon after the rest of the world has …

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The Raqqa Diaries by Samer reviewed

Title: The Raqqa Diaries Author: Mohammed, Sameera, Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Hutchinson Release Date: March 9, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 108 Source: NetGalley The Raqqa Diaries began as a series of short broadcasts on Radio 4’s Today Programme. Now one of the most isolated and fear ridden cities on earth, no-one is allowed to speak …

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The Cigarette Girl by Caroline Woods reviewed

Title: The Cigarette Girl Author: Caroline Woods Genre: Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins UK Release Date: February 23, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 224 Source: NetGalley BERLIN, 1931: Sisters raised in a Catholic orphanage, Berni and Grete Metzger are each other’s whole world. That is, until life propels them to opposite sides of seedy, splendid, and violent Weimar …

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The Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps in France reviewed

Title: The Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps in France, 1917 – 1921 Author: Samantha Philo-Gill Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Pen & Sword Release Date: 28 February 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 254 Source: NetGalley In March 1917, the first women to be enrolled into the British Army joined the newly formed Women s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC). …

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