The Adventure of the Yellow Face by Arthur Conan Doyle My rating: 2 of 5 stars Without giving away the plot, it’s difficult to write a review of this one. A story with a definite 19th century sensibility. But at least it’s resolved in a more progressive way. The odd behaviour of a man’s wife […]
Divergent by Veronica Roth My rating: 4 of 5 stars There are inevitable comparisons to be made with The Hunger Games books (and films), but Divergent holds its’ own as a standalone universe, with a unique political situation and the social segregation of personality types. In a world where you’re only allowed to be “one […]
The annual comic-con event took place in Kensington Olympia between the 27th and 29th July 2018. I only attended on the Friday, the 27th July – which also happened to be my birthday! It also meant that I missed out on most of the big name celebrity guest attendees this year; but for me (on […]
Out of Bounds by Val McDermid My rating: 3 of 5 stars This book is the 4th Karen Pirie novel, but it doesn’t matter whether or not you have read any of the previous instalments. This is the first of these books that I have read, and the characters are all well drawn out that […]
It’s always a joy to delve into this world of Gamers and personalities.