The Bookbinder’s Daughter – Jessica Thorne

Published By: BookouturePages: 269Released On: 20/09/2021 The song surrounded her now, the murmuring of the library insistent, and her foot took the first step on the winding stairs. She knew it wasn’t entirely a dream. It was the library calling her, it’s magic driving her. When Sophie is offered a job at the Ayredale LibraryContinue reading “The Bookbinder’s Daughter – Jessica Thorne”

Green Rising – Lauren James

Published By: Walker BooksPages: 384Date Released: 02/09/2021 Gabrielle is a climate-change activist who shoots to fame when she becomes the first teenager to display a supernatural ability to grow plants from her skin. Hester is the millionaire daughter of an oil tycoon and the face of the family business. Theo comes from a long lineContinue reading “Green Rising – Lauren James”

Oil and Dust: The Elemental Artist- Jami Fairleigh

Published By: Kitsune PublishingPages: 510Release Date: 01/09/2021 Politics, money, power, religion, snd greed, these are the things we never again need. Artist Matthew Sugiyama can alter the physical world with his art. As the top student graduating from the prestigious Popham Abbey, Matthew’s future is secure…until he bucks convention and begins a journey to findContinue reading “Oil and Dust: The Elemental Artist- Jami Fairleigh”

Under The Whispering Door- TJ Klune

Published by: St Martins PressPages: 384Date Published: 21/09/2021 When a reaper comes to collect Wallace Price from his own funeral, Wallace suspects he really might be dead. Instead of leading him directly to the afterlife, the reaper takes him to a small village. On the outskirts, off the path through the woods, tucked between mountains,Continue reading “Under The Whispering Door- TJ Klune”

Corinth 2642 AD – Bindiya Schaefer

Published By: ZenithPages: 296Date Released: 21/09/2021 In the year 2642, no one person is ethnically like the other. Globalisation, war and other catalysts have given birth to a diverse and multi-ethnic new world. Not everyone feels this new society is ideal, though. A select group creates their own colony – a pureblood, white supremacist cultContinue reading “Corinth 2642 AD – Bindiya Schaefer”

Broken (Book #3) – R.V Biggs

Pages: 221Date published: 22/02/2021Date read: 13/07/2021 Scarred by a tragic past, eleven year old Jamie Walker chooses not to speak. Consumed with jealous rage, Jimmy Gillespie is driven to violence. And John Macintyre awakens from a vivid nightmare convinced he is going to kill. Living high upon the Scottish hills, John and Sarah Macintyre enjoyContinue reading “Broken (Book #3) – R.V Biggs”

A Strange and Brilliant Light – Eli Lee

Published By: QuercusPages: 304Date Published: 22/07/2021Date Read: 12/07/2021 Lal, Janetta and Rose are living in a time of flux. Technological advance has brought huge financial rewards to those with power, but large swathes of the population are losing their jobs to artificial intelligence, or auts, as they’re called. Unemployment is high, discontent is rife andContinue reading “A Strange and Brilliant Light – Eli Lee”

Machines Like Me – Ian McEwan

Published by: Anchor BooksPages: 333Date released: 03/03/2020Date read: 06/06/2021 Set in 1980’s London, the story revolves around Charlie: young and reckless, and in love with his upstairs neighbour, the enchanting Miranda whose hidden, murky past hangs between them. He has spent his inheritance on the acquisition of one of twenty-four highly developed robotic humans –Continue reading “Machines Like Me – Ian McEwan”

Sudden Onset – Tom Dardick and Chris Dardick

Published by: Immortal WorksPages: 454Date released: 08/06/2021Date read: 19/05/2021 (ARC) UC Berkeley Professor of Microbiology, Dr. Mira Wallace, searches for ancient life in the most extreme environments on Earth. While sampling an ancient subterranean lake, the US Army summons Mira to investigate a mysterious biological threat in a Southern Utah desert. SONA (Sudden Onset NecrosisContinue reading “Sudden Onset – Tom Dardick and Chris Dardick”

The End of Men – Christina Sweeney-Baird

Published by: Borough PressPages: 416Date released: 29/04/2021Date read: 15/05/2021 Only men are affected by the virus; only women have the power to save us all. The year is 2025, and a mysterious virus has broken out in Scotland – a lethal illness that seems to affect only men. When Dr. Amanda MacLean reports this phenomenon,Continue reading “The End of Men – Christina Sweeney-Baird”