Review Index



If you’re here, you are probably looking for a historical book review I’ve written – so you have come to the right place!

Below you can find an index of the books I have read and reviewed, organised by title:-



Aaru – David Meredith

A Clash of Kings – George R. R. Martin

A Clockwork Orange – Anthony Burges

A Conversation with a Cat – Stephen Spotte

A Darker Shade of Magic – V E Schwab

A Feast of Phantoms – Kat Ross

A Game of Thrones – George R. R. Martin

A Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood

A Mentor and Her Muse – Susan Sage

A Stain on the Soul – Elizabeth Davies

American Gods – Neil Gaiman

An Almond for A Parrot – Wray Delaney

Animal Farm – George Orwell

Another Kind of Magic – Elizabeth Davies

Arbitrage – Colette Kebell



Bad City – Matt Mayr


Black Matter – G. D. Parker

Brave New World – Aldous Huxley

Breachers – Anthony Thomas

Brighton’s No 1 Detective series – Tom Trott



Children of Blood & Bone – Tomi Adeyemi

Clarissa – Karl Drinkwater

Clockwork Magpies – Emma Whitehall

Code Name Verity – Elizabeth Wein

Copper Sky – Milana Marsenich



Diana Christmas – F. R. Jameson

Dune – Frank Herbert

Dunstan – Conn Iggulden



Eagle of Mercia – M.J. Porter

Ekata: Fall of Darkness – Dominique Law

Empire of Silence – Christopher Ruocchio

Eternity’s Echoes – Evan Hirson

Ewan Pendle and the White Wraith – Shaun Hume

Ewan Pendle and the Castle of Nightmares – Shaun Hume

Extracted – R R Haywood



Facing a Twisted Judgment – K. J. McGillick

Fahrenheit 451 – Ray Bradbury

Fire and Blood – George R.R. Martin

Fiskur – Donna Migliaccio – Dane Cobain

Frankenstein – Mary Shelley





Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone- J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix – J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows  – J.K. Rowling



Individutopia – Joss Sheldon

Interesting Times – Terry Pratchett

IT – Stephen King



Justice Gone – N. Lombardi Jr



Karma Never Loses as Address – K. J. McGillick 

Keep You Safe – Rona Halsall

Kinglet – Donna Migliaccio




Legends of Persia – Jennifer Macaire

Life, and Other Dreams – Richard Dee

Living on A Rainbow – Calvin Wade

Lords and Ladies – Terry Pratchett

Lords of the North – Bernard Cornwell



Magician – Raymond E Feist

Making History – Stephen Fry

Men At Arms – Terry Pratchett

Midnight in Chernobyl – Adam Higginbotham 

Million Eyes – C.R. Berry

Million Eyes II – C.R. Berry

Moon Over Soho – Ben Aaronovitch

Muse of Nightmares – Laini Taylor

My Life as Steve Keller – Zach Baynes

Mythos – Stephen Fry


Nevernight – Jay Kristoff



Of Mice & Men – John Steinbeck



Pet Sematary – Stephen King

Psychotopia – R. N. Morris





Ragis – Donna Migliaccio

Ravencry – Ed McDonald

Reaper Man – Terry Pratchett

Red Rising – Pierce Brown

Remember For Me – Diana Tarant Schmidt

River God – Wilbur Smith

Rivers of London – Ben Aaronovitch 

Ruabon – Karl Drinkwater



Seeker – David Noe and Laura Loolaid

Seraphina – Rachel Hartman

Shadow and Bone – Leigh Bardugo

Shadow Scale – Rachel Hartman

Sleeping Giants – Sylvain Neuvel

Small Gods – Terry Pratchett

Snobbity Snowman – Maria Bardyukova & Quiet Riley

Son of Mercia – M.J. Porter

Son of the Moon – Jennifer Macaire

Soul Music – Terry Pratchett

Stardust by Neil Gaiman

Steelheart – Brandon Sanderson

StoneKing – Donna Migliaccio

Strange The Dreamer – Laini Taylor



Thanks For Sharing – Eleanor Tucker

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay – Michael Chabon

The Bands of Mourning – Brandon Sanderson

The Barefoot Road – Vivienne Vermes

The Black Prism – Brent Weeks

The Book Thief – Markus Zusak 

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas – John Boyne

The Broken Empire – Mark Lawrence

The Burning Land – Bernard Cornwell

The Cathedral of Known Things – Edward Cox

The Darkness That Comes Before – R. Scott Bakker

The Diary of a Young Girl – Anne Frank

The End of Magic – Mark Stay

The Fall – Steve Campitelli

The Feedback Loop – Harmon Cooper

The First Binding – R.R. Virdi

The Green Mile – Stephen King

The Gunslinger – Stephen King

The Hidden Face – S. C. Flynn

The Inheritance Cycle – Christopher Paolini 

The Irrationalist – Andrew Pessin

The Kingkiller Chronicles – Patrick Rothfuss

The Kitsune in the Lantern – Daniel Curry

The Lady of the Rivers – Philippa Gregory

The Last Wish – Andrej Sapjowski

The Maze Runner – James Dashner

The Miniaturist – Jessie Burton

The Pale Horseman – Bernard Cornwell

The Rag Nymph – Catherine Cookson

The Relic Guild – Edward Cox

The Return of the King – J. R. R. Tolkien

The Road to Alexander – Jennifer Macaire

The Silent Patient – Alex Michaelides

The Swan Keeper – Milana Marsenich

The Taking of Annie Thorne – C.J. Tudor

The Tattooist of Auschwitz – Heather Morris

The Thief Taker – C.S. Quinn

The Torcian Chronicles – P J Reed

The Toymakers – Robert Dinsdale

The Two Towers – J. R. R. Tolkien

The War Queen – J. M. Robison

The Warden – Jon Richter

The Watcher of Dead Time – Edward Cox

The Way of Kings – Brandon Sanderson

This is Going to Hurt – Adam Kay

Three Bloody Pieces – Elizabeth Davies

To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee

Traitor’s Blade – Sebastien de Castell

Triple Cross Killer – Rosemarie Aquilina

Trust Me – K. J. McGillick

Twelve Nights – Penny Ingham







Warrior and Protector – Peter Gibbons

Warrior of Mercia – M.J. Porter

Whispers Under Ground – Ben Aaronovitch

Witches Abroad – Terry Pratchett

Wolf of Mercia – M.J. Porter







Zero Debt: Break the Debt Cycle and Reclaim Your Life – Neeraj Deginal