Monthly Archives: March 2019

The Girl King – Mimi Yu

Another bit of trash I picked up on a whim. I think it was just that kind of month? I looked at the cover and went “yes, I know what this is going to be”, and so I picked it … Continue reading

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The Familiars – Stacey Halls

I bought this on a whim, really. Not actually because it was pretty (though it really rather is), but because it felt exactly like what I wanted to read at that moment – escapist, female-focussed, historical and a little bit … Continue reading

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Dreams Before the Start of Time – Anne Charnock

Whoops! I forgot I read this first. In my defence, it’s kind of tiny (and I think I was part way through The Familiars when I read it, just so I’d be in time for Book Club). That said, for something … Continue reading

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