Category: Book Reviews

Daughter of Eden, the third novel in the Dark Eden series by Chris Beckett. Snow-capped mountains tower over a still lake, below a dark sky.

Daughter of Eden by Chris Beckett

Daughter of Eden is the third and final book in the Dark Eden Trilogy. In this review…

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Mother of Eden, the second book in the Dark Eden Trilogy by Chris Beckett. Showing mountains under a dark sky, illuminated by a mysterious green glowing light, viewed across a still lake.

Mother of Eden by Chris Beckett

This is the second of three weekly posts, where I rave about the genius of Chris Beckett…

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The novel Dark Eden by Chris Beckett, showing snowy mountains in the distance below a star-filled sky. Fireflies float in the foreground, rising up from a dark forest of bare trees.

Dark Eden by Chris Beckett

The Dark Eden Trilogy is undoubtably one of my favourite sci-fi series of all time. Over the…

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The Iron Crown, a novel by LL MacRae, featuring a golden circlet inlaid with a dragon decorated crown.

The Iron Crown by LL MacRae

The Iron Crown by LL MacRae was released in 2021 and was a finalist in the seventh…

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The novel Children by Bjorn Larrsen, featuring a raven flying in front of a mysterious forest, wreathed in blue light

Children by Bjørn Larssen

Children is presented as a ‘grimdark’ retelling of the classic Norse myths. It’s an unflinching portrayal of…

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The novel The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers. The cover features a small, silhouette of a woman, looking up at the vast night sky and the milky way.

The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers

Becky Chambers’ sci-fi story defies easy classification. The tale of the spaceship Wayfarer and her crew takes…

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A Congregation of Jackals by S. Craig Zahler Book Review

This is a book that’s been sitting on my shelf for almost two years now. I bought…

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The novel The Wolf, by Leo Carew

The Wolf by Leo Carew

I’ve been writing detailed book reviews and posting them on Goodreads since 2020. As I prepared to…

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Privilege by Bharat Krishnan, showing a man falling from a US tower block

Privilege by Bharat Krishnan

The sci-fi/fantasy thriller Privilege by Bharat Krishnan was a title I noticed during the 2021 Self Published…

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Stars and Bones by Gareth L Powell, showing a space ship powering away from a yellow star

Stars and Bones by Gareth L Powell

Entertaining Sci-Fi Stars and Bones by Gareth L Powell is a novel comfortable making obvious nods to…

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