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My name is Éimhear (she/her).

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Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – eARC Book Review

Book Title: Certain Dark Things Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Genre: Horror, Noir, Urban Fantasy, Paranormal, Thriller Hi everyone! I’m popping out of hiatus for a quick minute to bring you my review for Silvia Moreno-Garcia’s re-issued novel, Certain Dark Things. Blurb from Goodreads From the New York Times bestselling author of Mexican Gothic comes a pulse-pounding … Continue reading Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – eARC Book Review

Blog Hiatus

Hi everyone, Just wanted to let you all know I’m taking a short hiatus from my blog and twitter for a little while. Be back soon, xo Éimhear

Velvet was the Night by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – eARC Book Review

Title: Velvet was the Night Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Genre/Category: Noir, Historical Fiction Blurb from NetGalley 1970s Mexico City: while student protests and political unrest consume the city, Maite seeks escape from her humdrum life in the stories of passion and danger filling the latest issue of Secret Romance. She is deeply envious of her neighbour, … Continue reading Velvet was the Night by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – eARC Book Review

The Dog by Kerstin Ekman, translated by Linda Schenk and Rochelle Wright – Mini Book Review

Book Title: The Dog Author: Kerstin Ekman Genre/Category: Literary Novella, Translated Fiction Blurb from Goodreads In the heart of the tranquil countryside, a young puppy leaves his home to eagerly follow his mother and master. But away from the safe haven of the farm, the puppy soon becomes lost and is left to struggle for … Continue reading The Dog by Kerstin Ekman, translated by Linda Schenk and Rochelle Wright – Mini Book Review

Evolutions: Fifteen Myths that Explain Our World by Oren Harman – Book Review

Title: Evolutions: Fifteen Myths that Explain Our World Author: Oren Harman Genre/Category: Non-Fiction, Science, Philosophy Blurb from Goodreads A brilliant lyrical exploration of how modern science illuminates what it means to be human, from the award-winning author of The Price of Altruism We no longer think, like the ancient Chinese did, that the world was hatched from … Continue reading Evolutions: Fifteen Myths that Explain Our World by Oren Harman – Book Review

The Butterfly Shell by Maureen White – Book Review

Book Title: The Butterfly Shell Author: Maureen White Genre/Category: Contemporary Junior YA Blurb from Goodreads There are some things about me you should know.1. I always wear my butterfly shell – even when I’m swimming or sleeping2. I don’t cut myself anymore3. I believe in ghosts. It’s the beginning of First Year. Marie loves reading, … Continue reading The Butterfly Shell by Maureen White – Book Review


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