Now, I have not done a TBR on this blog in years. Mainly because at that point in my life I was a heavy-mood reader and, the minute I decided what books I was going to read that month, I just got overwhelmed and never read the books I planned. They didn’t seem as desirable […]
Cairo, 1912: Though Fatma el-Sha’arawi is the youngest woman working for the Ministry of Alchemy, Enchantments and Supernatural Entities, she’s certainly not a rookie, especially after preventing the destruction of the universe last summer. So when someone murders a secret brotherhood dedicated to one of the most famous men in history, al-Jahiz, Agent Fatma is called onto the case. Al-Jahiz transformed the world 50 years ago when he opened up the veil between the magical and mundane realms, before vanishing into the unknown. This murderer claims to be al-Jahiz, returned to condemn the modern age for its social oppressions. His dangerous magical abilities instigate unrest in the streets of Cairo that threaten to spill over onto the global stage. Alongside her Ministry colleagues and her clever girlfriend Siti, Agent Fatma must unravel the mystery behind this imposter to restore peace to the city – or face the possibility he could be exactly who he seems….
When a vicar chokes to death on a cocktail while attending a party held by actor Sir Charles Cartwright, Poirot initially dismisses the idea of murder but reconsiders when another guest dies…
It’s that time of year again when I highlight some brand new podcasts that I have started. This is my 4th time doing this post. I am always so happy to highlight some great podcasts.
I went a bit crazy at the beginning of this year with a lot of book buying! I need to go on a book buying ban!
Check it out!
To mark the end of winter and to welcome spring I decided to recommend some books for the new season.
I was given some amazing books this Christmas and I wanted to show them to you. Ranging from steampunk, high fantasy, silkpunk and Star Wars!!!
So, I did this post literally a year and 2 days ago where I talked about some of my all time fave murder mysteries. This time I wanted to do it again but focusing just on the books I read in 2020.
Another installment in my ARC series! We have historical fiction, Japanese mysteries, feminist re-tellings and a whole lot more!
In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved killings. But when a local property developer shows up dead, ‘The Thursday Murder Club’ find themselves in the middle of their first live case. The four friends, Elizabeth, Joyce, Ibrahim and Ron, might be pushing eighty but they still have a few tricks up their sleeves. Can our unorthodox but brilliant gang catch the killer, before it’s too late?