Book Review: Sirens (Joseph Knox, 2017)


A confident, powerful, dark debut crime novel that paints a strikingly seedy picture of Manchester’s underworld. (more…)



I have stayed away from my fragrant blog for far too long and for that I apologise. I’ve had some personal issues recently and have been postponing my posts, but a cavalcade of reviews has been building and is waiting to be unleashed. I hope you’re all having a terrific 2017 so far.

How dull it is to pause, to make an end,

To rust unburnished, not to shine in use!

– Alfred Lord Tennyson