Non Fiction

A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching by Rosemary Musco

The book's first thing that stands out is the humour laced into every paragraph. This begins with the introduction itself. The author enjoys the topic, or that is what shines through the entire book.I chose to read this because of this topic. I have seen pigeons around (who hasn't?!), and if someone recommended I pigeon… Continue reading A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching by Rosemary Musco

Arts & Crafts& food

Anyone Can Crochet Amigurumi Animals by Kristi Simpson

Books on crafts are (mostly) not meant for anyone uninterested in the craft detailed inside. Therefore I'd imagine a review of such a book is also for those with interest ranging from mild to severe in the instructions provided within.I have been tempted with making amigurumi toys/dolls for a while now and made a few… Continue reading Anyone Can Crochet Amigurumi Animals by Kristi Simpson

Fantasy, Historical fiction

A Radical Act of Free Magic (The Shadow Histories #2) by H.G. Parry

I have quite a few pending reviews to round off the year before my end of year lists. But I just put this book down and was shocked at the lack of buzz on Goodreads for it. Especially since the Goodreads Choice awards first round came up, and this was not even on it (Mostly… Continue reading A Radical Act of Free Magic (The Shadow Histories #2) by H.G. Parry