Book Reviews

#NordicNoir Favorite: Big Sister by Gunnar Staalesen @OrendaBooks @annecater #BlogTour

Some characters stay with you, some stories make you hungry for more. The Varg Veum series is my EPIC FAVORITE NORDIC LOVE. Has Big Sister lived up to my expectations? My biggest thanks to Karen and Anne for this blog tour! Title: Big Sister Author: Gunnar Staalesen Date of publication:  2018 Publisher: Orenda Books Format:… Continue reading #NordicNoir Favorite: Big Sister by Gunnar Staalesen @OrendaBooks @annecater #BlogTour

This week in books

This Week in Books (May 30th 2018)

This Week In Books is a weekly update on what you’ve been reading hosted by Lipsyy Lost & Found . A similar meme is hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words What a pleasure it is to schedule your reads without having to think of homework and university. Pure bliss! First TWIB… Continue reading This Week in Books (May 30th 2018)

Book Reviews

Dartense part 2: Keeper by Johana Gustawsson @JoGustawsson @OrendaBooks @annecater #Review

Time has come! Let's talk about Keeper! You can find my review of the French version here / La critique de Môr, la version française, est disponible ici Title: Keeper (Roy and Castells #2) Author: Johana Gustawsson Publisher: Orenda Books Date of publication: May 2018 Format: proof Source: publisher Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Whitechapel, 1888: London is… Continue reading Dartense part 2: Keeper by Johana Gustawsson @JoGustawsson @OrendaBooks @annecater #Review

Giveaways

It’s an Orenda Books Kind of Day! #Giveaway @OrendaBooks

To celebrate the fact that last year at this very same time, I was saying goodbye to the Orenda Month I hosted on Chocolate'n'Waffles, I decided to share my love! Thanks a lot to Karen Sullivan for allowing me to host a giveaway and let a reader get a proof of one of her stories.… Continue reading It’s an Orenda Books Kind of Day! #Giveaway @OrendaBooks

Book Reviews

Sea Sick or Life Sick? We Were the Salt of the Sea by Roxanne Bouchard @OrendaBooks @RBouchard72

You can't see it but as I am typing this, I am doing a happy dance. It has been a little while since my last Orenda read and oh my, had I missed it! (Yes, February 22nd was a long time ago!) As usual, thank you to the delight that is Anne Cater for including… Continue reading Sea Sick or Life Sick? We Were the Salt of the Sea by Roxanne Bouchard @OrendaBooks @RBouchard72

Book Reviews

What’s Your Favorite Color: Blue Night by Simone Buchholz @OrendaBooks

It's a blue kind of Thursday and a very special trip to Germany today on the blog! Thank you to Anne Cater and Karen Sullivan for picking me up for the drive! This review is my thank you to them and the author. Title: Blue Night Author: Simone Buchholz Translator: Rachel Ward Publisher: Orenda Books… Continue reading What’s Your Favorite Color: Blue Night by Simone Buchholz @OrendaBooks

Book Reviews

This Is The End: Killed by Thomas Enger @OrendaBooks @EngerThomas #BlogTour

I hate goodbyes... But some are more memorable than others... Thank you to my darling Karen and the wonderful Anne for having me as part of the blog tour for Killed. This post is unbiased and I take responsibility for any fangirlism.   Title: Killed Author: Thomas Enger Translation: Kari Dickson Publisher: Orenda Books Date of publication:… Continue reading This Is The End: Killed by Thomas Enger @OrendaBooks @EngerThomas #BlogTour

Book Reviews

Open Your Ears: Hydra by Matt Wesolowski @ConcreteKraken @OrendaBooks #BlogTour

You can't imagine my pleasure today. I am all in for a treat. And you are, too!! This review of Hydra is my unbiased thank you to Karen Sullivan, Anne Cater, and the #TeamOrenda! Title: Hydra Author: Matt Wesolowski Publisher: Orenda Books Date of publication: 2018 Format: Paperback Source: Publisher Number of pages: 258 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐… Continue reading Open Your Ears: Hydra by Matt Wesolowski @ConcreteKraken @OrendaBooks #BlogTour

Book Reviews

Lazy Saturday Review: The Bird Tribunal @OrendaBooks

From Lipsyy : I started doing ‘lazy Saturday reviews’ as a way of getting reviews done in just 30 mins, and they proved to be quite popular. They are quick and snappy, and concentrate less on the plot (or content) and writing and more on my overall feelings about said book. They generally end up being… Continue reading Lazy Saturday Review: The Bird Tribunal @OrendaBooks

Book Reviews

Length doesn’t Matter: CWA Anthology of Short Stories @OrendaBooks @the_cwa

Let's begin the day with an Orenda Books review! And not any review. Today I'm finally publishing my thoughts about the CWA anthology of short stories. Personal reasons prevented me from posting on time, I apologize to the lovely Karen Sullivan and to the patient Anne Cater for this! This post in my thank you… Continue reading Length doesn’t Matter: CWA Anthology of Short Stories @OrendaBooks @the_cwa