A Year of Orenda – Little Siberia by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

A Year of Orenda – Little Siberia by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

It's the final day of out Antti Tuomainen week (boooo) and time for Mandie to let us all know what she thinks about Little Siberia. Yes another fine example of Antti Tuomainen's killer wit, but with a very emotional core to this one too, it's no wonder it was another big hit with readers. If [...]

A Year of Orenda – Palm Beach Finland by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

A Year of Orenda – Palm Beach Finland by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

So we are now on the penultimate day of the Antti Tuomainen (mini) week. Ironic really that we should have such a short week for such a tall guy, but what can you do. This book ... It is because of Palm Beach Finland by Antti Tuomainen that folk in the blogging world seem to [...]

The Hummingbird by Kati Hiekkapelto (trns David Hackston)

The Hummingbird by Kati Hiekkapelto (trns David Hackston)

Tomorrow marks the fifth anniversary of the publication of The Defenceless, book two in the Anna Fekete series, but the first one published by Orenda Books. As I have read both books two and three, it felt rude not to go back and see where it all began for Anna so here I am, reviewing [...]