Earl Grey Editing, Under the Pendulum Sun, Jeannette Ng, Gothic horror, Angry Robot Books. historical fantasy, books and tea, tea and books

Under the Pendulum Sun by Jeannette Ng

Published: October 2017 by Angry Robot Books Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Genres: Historical fantasy, Gothic horror Source: Publisher Available: Publisher (electronic) ~ Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Dymocks ~ Kobo Catherine Helstone’s brother, Laon, has disappeared in Arcadia, legendary land of the magical fae. Desperate for news […]

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Loose-leaf Links #52

Loose-leaf Links is a feature where I gather together the interesting bits and pieces on sci-fi, fantasy and romance I’ve come across and share them with you over tea. The year is winding up and this will be the last Loose-leaf Links post for 2017. Earl Grey Editing will be taking a short hiatus between […]

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Phantom Spies by Dawn Meredith

Published: Self published in December 2017 Format reviewed: Paperback, 88 pages Genres: Sci-fi, Middle Grade Source: Author Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2017 Available: Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~ Book Depository Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. The author is a friend. […]

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The Dark Days Club, Lady Helen, Alison Goodman, The Skiffy and Fanty Show

The Dark Days Club by Alison Goodman

My very first review for The Skiffy and Fanty Show is up. The Dark Days Club (or Lady Helen and the Dark Days Club, if you’re looking for the Australian edition) by Alison Goodman is a story about demon hunting in Regency London. Head on over to hear my thoughts!

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Mt TBR Report: November 2017

November found me a long way off my reading game. I had some time-consuming personal commitments which chewed into my reading time. And I DNFed two books this month. Combined, it makes for the worst reading month I’ve had all year. Of course, acquisitions haven’t slowed down at all. I managed to pick up some […]

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The Time of the Stripes by Amanda Bridgeman

Published: Self-published in November 2017 Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Genres: Science fiction Source: Publisher Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2017 Available:Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~ Kobo Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. They survived the alien visitation. But can they survive each […]

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Loose-leaf Links #51

Loose-leaf Links is a feature where I gather together the interesting bits and pieces on sci-fi, fantasy and romance I’ve come across and share them with you over tea. Today’s tea is Quince Tea from Mrs Oldbucks Pantry. As the name suggests, it has a sweet, fruity flavour, thanks to the mallow blossoms and cornflower […]

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Not Your Sidekick, C.B. Lee, Sidekick Squad, Duet Books, Earl Grey Editing, tea and books, books and tea

Not Your Villain by C.B. Lee

Published: October 2017 by Duet Books Format reviewed: Paperback, 286 pages Series: Sidekick Squad #2 Genres: Science fiction, YA Source: Library Available: Publisher (print and electronic) ~ Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia~ Kobo ~ Smashwords Disclaimer: This review contains spoilers for previous volumes/books. Bells Broussard thought he had […]

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Audiobooks

One of my goals this year was to try audiobooks. They’d never particularly appealed to me; I had podcasts and music for the times my hands were busy and books for the times my hands weren’t busy. However, I ended up with some eyestrain while judging the Aurealis Awards last year. I found the experience […]

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The Magician's Keeper, Nicola E. Sheridan, Earl Grey Editing, books and tea, tea and books

The Magician’s Keeper by Nicola E. Sheridan

Published: November 2017 by Escape Publishing Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Genres: Fantasy romance Source: NetGalley Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2017 Available: Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~Kobo Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. In a world where people judge one another by […]

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