Monthly Archives: May 2018

A Short Rant About ‘Home’

I recently started reading a book where the otherwise fine opening scene was marred, for me, by one little detail: the narrator kept referring to the place she lived as a treehome. This irritated me for a couple of reasons. … Continue reading

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Cunning Devil

Category: Urban fantasy Audience: Adults and late teens. Gory violence but no sex. Ozzy Turner is a man you don’t want to cross. He is a cunning man, aka white witch; a magic user specialising in breaking curses and finding … Continue reading

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Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell

Categories: Fantasy, historical fiction. Audience: Anyone who has the patience to read it. No sex or bad language, the barest hint of romance, and minimal violence. Imagine a world where a human raised by fairies rules three kingdoms: one in … Continue reading

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