Books

‘Best Boy’ a novel by Eli Gottlieb

I begin this post by thanking Norton Books for sending me this lovely ARC, it was much appreciated. Written from the point of view of a autistic man, this book was both highly unique and intriguing as I had never read anything quite like it before. I gave this novel 4 out of 5 stars, but to be fair I’d say it was more like a 4.5-it had me gripped from the first chapter, and truly feeling sorry for Todd.. Continue reading “‘Best Boy’ a novel by Eli Gottlieb”

Books

#CurrentlyReading

So I do rarely do this sort of post as, for a general rule, I read one book at a time- well other than the odd non-fiction on the side. But, as you can probably tell (as hey I am writing this post..), that has changed!!  Since finishing Ben Kane’s Hunting the Eagles, I have been in what I think is my biggest ever reading slump- I want to read, but just can’t find a book I can really get into. Hence the starting many books… So here we go, this is what I am reading.. Continue reading “#CurrentlyReading”

Books

‘Hunting the Eagles’ by Ben Kane

Ben Kane is one of those authors that I constantly rave about. Although I have not finished reading all his books, I am yet to find one that I have been able to either put down or not love- and this one was no different. I had this book pre-ordered so that I got it the morning of the release day, and that was still not soon enough for my liking!This was the second of the Eagles series, and is set five years after the ending of ‘Eagles of War’. It follows a selection of the previous characters including Tullus and Piso, as they return to Germania, and begin to try and take back control over the tribes. And of course, find their lost Eagle standards. Continue reading “‘Hunting the Eagles’ by Ben Kane”