The Killing Code by Ellie Marney

Title: The Killing CodeAuthor: Ellie MarneyPublished: September 2022Publisher: Allen and UnwinReadership: Young AdultGenre: ThrillerRating: ★★★★.5RRP: $22.99Content warnings: Death of a friend, murder, blood, assault and rape (mentioned, off page), WWII I received a copy of The Killing Code from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A young codebreaker at Arlington Hall …

Wolfsong by T.J. Klune

Title Wolfsong (Green Creek 1) Author: T.J. Klune Published: August 2022 Publisher: Pan Macmillan (Tor) Readership: Adult Genre: Paranormal Romance Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $34.99 Content warnings: Death of parent, violence, absentee father, age gap, kidnapping (off page), trauma I received a copy of Wolfsong from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. …

New release children’s picturebook and middle grade fiction (August 30 2022)

I've been very fortunate to receive quite a few children's and middle grade titles for review recently, and I wanted to recap a few of them here. I've also talked about them in a recent Kids Books vlog if you want to hear my immediate thoughts. Thank you to Allen & Unwin for the review …

Storm Echo by Nalini Singh

Title Storm Echo (Psy-Trinity 6)Author: Nalini SinghPublished: July/August 2022Publisher: HachetteReadership: AdultGenre: Paranormal RomanceRating: ★★★★★RRP: $32.99Content warnings: Drugs, drug use, emotionally abusive alpha (historical, off page), violence, death, traumatic birth sequence I received a copy of Storm Echo from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. The next novel in the mesmerising Psy-Changeling …

Bright Like Wildfire by Juliette Cross

Title: Bright Like WildfireAuthor: Juliette CrossPublished: July 12, 2022Publisher: Independently PublishedReadership: AdultGenre: Contemporary RomanceRating: ★★★★.5 I received a copy of Bright Like Wildfire from the author in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Bennett has no idea why Betty Mouton hates him.Other than the time he accidentally hit her boobs with …

Pack of Lies by Charlie Adhara

Title: Pack of LiesAuthor: Charlie AdharaPublished: August 30, 2022Publisher: Carina AdoresReadership: AdultGenre: Paranormal Romance, Romantic SuspenseRating: ★★★★ I received a copy of Pack of Lies from Netgalley in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Werewolf meets human. Werewolf snubs human. Werewolf loves human? Julien Doran arrived in sleepy Maudit Falls, North …

Found by the Lake Monster by Lillian Lark

Title: Found by the Lake MonsterAuthor: Lillian LarkPublished: June 24, 2022Publisher: Independently PublishedReadership: AdultGenre: Paranormal RomanceRating: ★★★★.5Content warnings: oviposition, lying I received a copy of Found by the Lake Monster from the author in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A lake monster in heat, a lost human in the woods, and …

The Wrath of the Woolington Wyrm by Karen Foxlee

Title: The Wrath of the Woolington WyrmAuthor: Karen FoxleePublished: May 31, 2022Publisher: Allen and UnwinReadership: Middle GradeGenre: Magical RealismRating: ★★★★RRP: $14.99Content/trigger warnings: anxiety I received a copy of The Wrath of the Woolington Wyrm from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Miss Mary-Kate Martin might be anxious, but she's not …