Good Morning My Fellow Bookworms and Page Turners, It has been a while since we have had a guest on the blog, but I was lucky enough to persuade Peter Mclean to join us for a quick chat about his current ongoing series, War for the Rose Throne, as well as a little about his … Continue reading B|t|B : An Interview with ‘The Godfather’ of Fantasy Mr Peter Mclean.
Title: The Iron Duke Author: Meljean Brook Number of Pages: 378 Published: October 1st 2010 by Berkley UK The Iron Duke is the first instalment of a spectacular Steampunk book series called The Iron Sea's. The Iron Duke is set in an alternative history in a very different Europe of about 200 years or so … Continue reading B|t|B : Steampunk Week : Book Review : The Iron Duke by Meljean Brook
Title: The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack Author: Mark Hodder Number of Pages: 371 Published: Jan 1st 2010 by Pyr The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack is the first in a series of called Burton & Swinburne by Mark Hodder. The book series follows the exploits of one fictionalized Sir Richard Francis Burton, … Continue reading B|t|B : Steampunk Week – Book Review : The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack by Mark Hodder
Hello again my fellow bookworms and page turners. wow! Crime Week was such a rush, and seemed to go down very well with most of you! Besides nearly drowning myself in coffee and manic claw typing hands.. I came out of the ordeal mostly unharmed! That being the fact, I have decided to make special … Continue reading B|t|B: *Trumpet sounds* Steampunk Week Announcement!
Title : Heat Wave Author: Richard Castle Page no : 198 Published: July 2009 by Hyperion Harper Collins I am a big fan of the TV show Castle in which Nathan Fillion plays the part of a Murder Mystery writer, Richard Castle who supports the police in a consultant role, at the same time as … Continue reading B|t|B : Crime Week Book Review : Heat Wave by Richard Castle
Hello fellow bookworms and page turners! I am happy to say that today's post is an interview with Award Winning Urban Fiction writer Shiloh Walker (AKA J.C Daniels). Who despite being on vacation and having a lot on in her schedule, still managed to squeeze in time for an interview with me! Most of you … Continue reading B|t|B : Interview with Urban Fiction Author Shiloh Walker AKA J.C Daniels
Hello fellow bookworms and page turners. Today's post, is an interview with the lovely Diana Pharaoh Francis. I am very thankful to her for giving me the opportunity to interview her for my blog. Diana Pharaoh Francisis a very successful writer of fantasy with several amazing series including: The Horngate Witches series, The Crosspointe Chronicles, and The Path … Continue reading B|t|B: Interview with Fiction Author, Diana Pharaoh Francis
Today's Interview is my first with an Author, and what a whirlwind of an interview it was. I've never seen such enthusiasm, not since my friend Mark and I discovered Googlewhacking. Beth was everything I could have ever wanted in a interview subject, she was enthusiastic, nice, gracious and as efficient as the Swiss made … Continue reading B|t|B : Interview with Author, Baker and Steampunk Enthusiast, Beth Cato
1) The Gentleman Bastard Series - Scott Lynch If I had to pick my all time favourite writer, Scott Lynch may well just be it. The man is a wizard of words and puppetmaster of your emotions. He makes you fall in love with a character and hang on their every word before giving you … Continue reading B|t|B: My Top 5 Fantasy Series Reads
Its Finally come back round to Nomination month for the Costa awards 2015. The Book Awards were established by Whitbread in 1971 and encouraged, promoted and celebrated the enjoyment of reading. They became the Costa Book Awards in 2006. Books are entered by their publishers, and entered into a series of categories including :Costa First … Continue reading B|t|B : Costa Book Award 2015 : Nomination time