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2014 Library of Alexandra Book Awards: Fiction

As the new year dawns, it seemed like the perfect time to share my favorite books of 2014.  Though I read roughly the same number of books in 2014 as 2013 , 94 to last year’s 90, I read the largest number of pages yet! 279 more words


Christmas Gift Guide: Part Two

Let me guess, you forgot to buy something for dear Aunt Sally or your friend from high school. Don’t worry, I’ve been there. Over the next few days I’ll be posting some book recommendations for different types of people. 181 more words


Book Review: The Gods of Gotham - 5/5

The Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Engrossing! This book had me hooked from the start. I’m not one who often tackles mysteries but this has so many other nuances – historical fiction, romantic interest, poetry – it’s going to be pleasing to all kind of readers. 346 more words

Weekly Review

Forget the Pumpkin Spice

Autumn is in the air. At last. 

Not that this summer was terrible, as far as summers go, but it will still summer. Hot, humid, summer.  267 more words


Gods of Gotham- New York City - Lyndsay Faye

Set in mid-19th century New York, this is the tale of Timothy Wilde, a ‘copper star’ in the newly formed police force.

He comes across a young girl in the streets dressed in  blood-soaked night clothes and his first real serious case starts. 666 more words


A cuppa and a cake in 1840s New York with Lyndsay Faye

We are in for a treat today! That lovely Lyndsay Faye, author of Gods of Gotham and Seven for a Secret has only gone and popped round for a cuppa and a cake! 1,468 more words