Bone China by Laura Purcell

Vel's Perspective For a third year in a row, we have trusted ourselves to read and review a Laura Purcell novel, this year it is Bone China. There are many similarities between the novels - the main characters are all women, usually of some fortune; further, the books are set in the same era, there … Continue reading Bone China by Laura Purcell

Kissed by God by Yavor Tsanev - Bookcover

Kissed by God by Yavor Tsanev

Vel's Perspective Yavor Tsanev is the first of a few Bulgarian authors who has made his way to our selected books of the year list with his Kissed by God, a collection of short stories, titled after one of the featured tales. I love a good short story, though I find I am very picky … Continue reading Kissed by God by Yavor Tsanev

The NoSleep Podcast – European Tour 2020 [Updated]

Update: The NoSleep Podcast team was kind to provide the correct names of the authors and their respective stories, so we can spread the love accordingly (29.01.2020) Vel's Perspective We arrived early, as one should, and shuffled coats, umbrellas and wine on our seats with great anticipation. Nelly was definitely more nervous and excited, but … Continue reading The NoSleep Podcast – European Tour 2020 [Updated]

The Corset by Laura Purcell - Bookcover

The Corset By Laura Purcell

Nel's Perspective: Vel made me happy this summer, not only by visiting me, but also by bringing books along with her. đź–¤ This was very fortunate, because our plan for the year included Dacre Stoker’s Dracul and we were unable to get the book on time to write a proper review. However, I think one … Continue reading The Corset By Laura Purcell

The Outsider by Stephen King on the Kindle

The Outsider by Stephen King

Vel's Perspective Stephen Kings is an extremely prolific writer, with nearly 60 novels published to date, and I doubt there are many places in the world where people haven’t heard of him or his stories. The settings for his novels vary widely from science fiction, to today, to a post-apocalyptic future. Overall, his writing explores … Continue reading The Outsider by Stephen King