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The Cats of Seroster know what's best for them

Young Cam is tasked to journey to a distant city with a letter and a dagger that he can’t get rid of – no matter how he tries. 617 more words


Demons and Shadows: The Ghostly Best of Robert Westall

Robert Westall (1929-1993) was best known as a writer of books for children and young adults, often involving cats and themes surrounding his experiences growing up during World War II. 648 more words


"Spectral Shadows" by Robert Westall - subtle, atmospheric, Eighties, British horror novellas.

“Spectral Shadows” is a collection of three  novellas by Robert Westall. Each novella is a tale of  horror: basic, primitive, overwhelming horror.

This isn’t the fear of werewolves and vampires- humans in another skin – but the deep, involuntary dread of the dangerously wrong that raises the small hairs on your neck, causes your body to tremble and changes the way in which you see the world and your place in it. 771 more words

Book Reviews



My name is Hannah and I am 18 years old from the U.K. I have decided to create this blog in order to encourage me to start reading more again. 361 more words


A Budget of Book Reviews

I’ve been a bit behind on the blogging, it’s true; but I’ve still been reading. Here’s some notes on a few of the books I’ve been reading these past few months. 2,231 more words