The Doll Factory, Elizabeth MacNeil’s debut, was one of the best books I have ever read, so unrealistic expectations for book 2, Circus of Wonders, abound. Frankenstein and his ‘monster’ and Icarus were two oft quoted stories in Circus of Wonders, and they were obviously two inspirations for the story. The complicated relationship between two … Continue reading Book Review. Circus of Wonders by Elizabeth MacNeil.
entertaining, educational and enormous fun!
Waterstones Foyles for books The story of Henry Applebee is primarily narrated by the man himself, although characters Ariel and Travis do take parts in being protagonists. The timeline of the story switches between past and present. I was unsure of this book at first, until I got the gist of which path the story … Continue reading Finding Henry Applebee by Celia Reynolds
Death Beside the Seaside by T E Kinsey Published by Thomas & Mercer Published 22nd October 2019 Amazon I have read one of the Lady Hardcastle mysteries by T.E. Kinsey before. I wasn’t completely sold on it. I downloaded Death Beside the Seaside because I wanted to give these characters and author another go. I … Continue reading My Thoughts on Death Beside the Seaside by T. E. Kinsey
Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts Published by Quercus The film of The Wizard of Oz, made in 1939 and which starred Judy Garland, was a magical film for me as a kid. I loved the yellow brick road, the songs, the scarecrow and the evil witch. I also enjoyed its (unofficial) 1985 sequel Return to … Continue reading My Thoughts on Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts.