LBCPuffins review book 18 – Five children and it

In this classic tale of adventure and wish fulfilment, five city kids find the countryside to be filled with magic and wonder Be careful what you wish for. About the book After two years cooped up in London, Cyril, Anthea, Robert, Jane, and their baby brother, “the Lamb,” are thrilled to be living in the … Continue reading LBCPuffins review book 18 – Five children and it

On the Edge of Darkness – GUEST

LBC regular reviewer Michelle has been reading again... Thanks again Michelle! ON THE EDGE OF DARKNESS BARBARA ERSKINE BLURB (AMAZON) A compelling story of a woman trapped in the wrong time, and a powerful, deadly curse that haunts three generations without mercy... Adam Craig is fourteen when, near an isolated Celtic stone in the wild … Continue reading On the Edge of Darkness – GUEST

The Moon at Midnight – GUEST

Another review from Michelle. 🙂 THE MOON AT MIDNIGHT CHARLOTTE BINGHAM   BLURB (AMAZON) It is late autumn, 1962, and darkness is falling, but not just over the idyllic fishing port of Bexham. The threat of atomic warfare is so real that people are taking their children to work, or staying home with their families as … Continue reading The Moon at Midnight – GUEST

Man Booker Shortlist – Book 06 – The Luminaries – Eleanor Catton

WoodsieGirl's  Man Booker Challenge Our good friend WoodsieGirl has read all the books on the shortlist for the Man Booker Prize for the last few years. This is not because she is an avid reader, with varied interests and is constantly on the lookout for new great fiction. She does this purely to mock my inability … Continue reading Man Booker Shortlist – Book 06 – The Luminaries – Eleanor Catton

The People of Sand and Slag – Paolo Bacigalupi

Mark Swain - friend of Leeds Book Club and writer of short fiction HERE - is a huge fan of the horror genera, and will be providing us with some reviews!   Feel free to drop him a line on twitter - you'll find him @DemonHeadClash   As always, thanks very muchly to Mark! * * * * * … Continue reading The People of Sand and Slag – Paolo Bacigalupi

Under St Peter’s Review – Harry Turtledove

Mark Swain - friend of Leeds Book Club and writer of short fiction here - is a huge fan of the horror genera, and will be providing us with some reviews! Feel free to drop him a line on twitter - you'll find him @DemonHeadClash * * * * * HERE BE SPOILERS* * * * *  UNDER ST … Continue reading Under St Peter’s Review – Harry Turtledove

Death and Suffrage by Dale Bailey

Mark Swain - friend of Leeds Book Club and writer of short fiction here - is a huge fan of the horror genera, and will be providing us with some reviews! Feel free to drop him a line on twitter - you'll find him @DemonHeadClash * * * * * HERE BE SPOILERS* * * * *    This … Continue reading Death and Suffrage by Dale Bailey

Some Zombie Contingency Plans by Kelly Link

Mark Swain - friend of Leeds Book Club and writer of short fiction here - is a huge fan of the horror genera, and will be providing us with some reviews! Feel free to drop him a line on twitter - you'll find him @DemonHeadClash * * * * * HERE BE SPOILERS* * * * *    Some … Continue reading Some Zombie Contingency Plans by Kelly Link

Sparks Fly Upwards by Lisa Morton

Mark Swain - friend of Leeds Book Club and writer of short fiction here - is a huge fan of the horror genera, and will be providing us with some reviews! Feel free to drop him a line on twitter - you'll find him @DemonHeadClash * * * * *HERE BE SPOILERS* * * * * Sparks Fly Upwards … Continue reading Sparks Fly Upwards by Lisa Morton

Dead Like Me by Adam Troy Castro

Mark Swain is a friend of Leeds Book Club and writes short fiction here! A huge fan of the horror genera, this is the first time he's reviewed for us - hopefully the first of many! You can also drop him a line on twitter as @DemonHeadClash * * * * * HERE BE SPOILERS … Continue reading Dead Like Me by Adam Troy Castro