A Year of Orenda – The Rise and Fall of the Miraculous Vespas by David F. Ross

A Year of Orenda – The Rise and Fall of the Miraculous Vespas by David F. Ross

It is my absolute pleasure to be finally getting to book two in David F. Ross's fabulous Disco Days series, The Rise and Fall of the Miraculous Vespas. I am truly a very lucky reader as last year David sent me a signed copy of the book, along with a limited edition Vespa's record that [...]

A Year of Orenda – Call Me Star Girl by Louise Beech

A Year of Orenda – Call Me Star Girl by Louise Beech

Back to Mandie and this time she has a review of Louise Beech's first fully fledged crime novel, the award winning Call me Star Girl. If you'd like to know what I thoughts about the book you can find my review here. If you are more interested in what Mandie thought then read on for [...]

A Year of Orenda – The Creak On The Stairs by Eva Björg Ægisdóttir

A Year of Orenda – The Creak On The Stairs by Eva Björg Ægisdóttir

Today it is my great pleasure to share my thoughts on The Creak on the Stairs, the debut novel from Icelandic author Eva Björg Ægisdóttir. My thanks to publisher Orenda Books who provided the advance copy of this little gem for me to read and to Anne Cater for inviting me to join the tour. [...]

A Year of Orenda – The Lion Tamer Who Lost by Louise Beech

A Year of Orenda – The Lion Tamer Who Lost by Louise Beech

Ah ... this book. My Book of the Year for 2018, it had me blubbing at the postman I was so emotional reading it. And I don't often do emotional so that shows how powerful a read it was. You can find my thoughts on the book here. We even gave a copy to a [...]

A Year of Orenda – Ash Mountain by Helen FitzGerald

A Year of Orenda – Ash Mountain by Helen FitzGerald

Today it is my great pleasure to continue our Year of Orenda feature with a review of the stunning Ash Mountain by Helen Fitzgerald. Packed with dark humour and a heart wrenching storyline, this book is going to be another big hit that is screaming out for a TV adaptation. Thanks to Anne Cater for [...]