Author Archives: Áine

The Percentages Men – A Review.

The Percentages Men by Brendan Gisby. Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK. Listen up you cubicle captives, statistical parameterizers, percentage purveyors! When we say we are 95% sure that you will like The Percentages Men, we mean that in … Continue reading

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Spill Simmer Falter Wither – A Review.

By Sara Baume. Available on multiple platforms. Beautifully written; disturbing to its core, especially disturbing that so young an author understands so deeply social isolation, loneliness and despair. From Sara Baume’s Prologue: “He is running, running, running. And there’s no … Continue reading

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The Wild Folk – A Review.

The Wild Folk by Flora Kennedy available on Amazon US and Amazon UK and on Barnes and Noble. The enchanting fairy tale woven from seaweed, sea, sand and selkies by Flora Kennedy was a pleasure to read. Sibilant alliteration throughout the … Continue reading

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Falling Star – A Review.

Falling Star (The Watchers Book 1) by Philip Chen – Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK.  and on Barnes & Noble “The hologram rose out of the plate and the President saw what Johnny Thapaha [Navajo medicine man] had seen … Continue reading

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Hyper – A Review.

Align, Define, Deliver and Reference – useful advice for a change., December 8, 2015 Hyper by Gregory P. Steffine. Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK. If you think you are using “Agile Methodology”, you had better be Nimble and … Continue reading

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In The Electric Mists With The Confederate Dead – A Review.

In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead by James Lee Burke. Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK. Echoes from the 1860s across the bayous. A sense of foreboding drifts over New Iberia from the very first page of this … Continue reading

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Our Wild and Precious Lives – A Review.

“Melly was here.” Our Wild and Precious Lives by A.G. Russo Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK I cannot improve upon what the other reviewers have said. This is an exceptional novel, which, as they have noted, seems more … Continue reading

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The Never Hero – A Review.

The Never Hero by T. Ellery Hodges – “It’s that very formula.” The Quest writ large. Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK. “This was never about good and evil” is the phrase which prefaces the book. The dedication reads: … Continue reading

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Novellas of Mari Biella – A Review.

The Quickening, The Song of the Sea, Loving Imogen, Summer by Mari Biella Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK How does she do it? Channel Henry James, I mean. While it is grossly unfair to Biella to include all … Continue reading

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After The Rising – A Review.

by Orna Ross Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK The sinking sands of Coolanagh – AFTER THE RISING, May 13, 2012 Verified Purchase(What’s this?) This review is from: After The Rising: A Novel (An Irish Trilogy Book 1) (Kindle … Continue reading

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