Page Turner: Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas

Perks of having a fellow bookworm Manager, not only does she give good recommendations but sometimes even lends me books! I wrote a review on This Is Going to Hurt by Adam Kay back in August. If you haven't read it, Kay was a Doctor for seven years, a few years ago he published the... Continue Reading →

Page Turner: A Natural History of Dragons

Part Fantasy, part science, part memoir. All good. A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent by Marie Brennan is, well just as the title says, a memoir of the world's preeminent dragon naturalist. An impressive woman who was at the forefront of researching and documenting dragons. Written by herself in her old... Continue Reading →

Page Turner: Elizabeth is Missing

Who doesn't love a good mystery? Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey follows forgetful Maud, an elderly woman whose memory seems to be getting worse by the day. The only trick she has to remember is by jotting down her thoughts on post-it notes. Usually, it's your average reminders, shopping lists and notes on who... Continue Reading →

Page Turner: Strange Practice

After the disappointment that was Hex, I was hoping my next read would be more enjoyable. Thankfully, the Urban Fantasy book, Strange Practice by Vivian Shaw was just that. Meet Doctor Greta Helsing, medic to the differently living. After inheriting a specialist clinic from her father, Greta looks after the supernatural residents of London, unknown by the... Continue Reading →

Page Turner: Hex

I haven't felt this indifferent about a book in a while. I was recommended Hex while looking for good Halloween books and started reading expecting a lot of dark magic, suspense and thrills. What I got was a decent enough read but one I will most likely forget by the end of the year. Hex... Continue Reading →

Page Turner: Past Mortems

Apparently, working in a mortuary is not a dead-end job. I don't know why but recently I have been reading a lot of books about death. By no means is this a bad thing, in fact, I find it rather comforting learning more about what happens to us after we pass on. At the start... Continue Reading →

Page Turner: DM for Murder

I was a bit unsure about writing these book discussions so often but after getting the green light I decided to just go for it. These will tend to be shorter than my average posts and I promise I will never spoil any of the books. With that being said, One of the few perks... Continue Reading →

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