• Evolutionary Magic

    Evolutionary Magic, by Christina Herlyn

    Evolutionary Magic, by Christina Herlyn Hey guys, welcome back to Bookish Beyond. How have you been? Today, I’m reviewing Evolutionary Magic, the first book in an urban fantasy series by Christina Herlyn. So, if you’ve got your favourite drink to hand and are all settled in, let’s begin. About In the second frontier era, many humans died due to catastrophic environmental change. Now, fifty years or so in the future, the moon has been replaced by an orbiting asteroid called Atlas, which causes most technology…

  • Unearthly

    Unearthly (Beauty and her Alien, Book One)

    Unearthly (Beauty and her Alien, Book One), by Katie Jane Gallagher Hey guys, how have you been? Today, I’m excited to be reviewing Unearthly (Beauty and her Alien, Book One), by talented author, Katie Jane Gallagher. So, if you’ve got your favourite drink to hand and are all settled in, let’s begin. About Set in the snowy town of Wakpa, Montana, USA, twenty-three year old shop worker Corinne is fed up with boyfriend Joe and subsequently dumps him. However, when her father fails to return…

  • The Gatekeeper's Descendants

    The Gatekeeper’s Descendants, by Johanna Frank

    The Gatekeeper’s Descendants, by Johanna Frank Hey guys, welcome back to Bookish Beyond. How have you been? Today, I’m excited to be reviewing The Gatekeeper’s Descendants, a meaningful Urban Fantasy novel by Johana Frank. So, if you’ve got your favourite drink to hand and are all settled in, let’s begin. About The Gatekeeper’s Descendants follows the life of young Matthew Mackenzie, who doesn’t feel understood and just wants to be normal. The story is told through third person close narration, switching between several points of…

  • Wicked Magic

    Wicked Magic, by Margot de Clerk

    Wicked Magic, by Margot de Klerk Hey guys, welcome back to Bookish Beyond. How have you been? Today, I’m excited to be reviewing Wicked Magic, a gripping Urban Fantasy novel by Margot de Klerk. So, if you’ve got your favourite drink to hand and are all settled in, let’s begin. About Set in Oxford, England, Wicked Magic follows Nathan Delacroix, a socially awkward vampire hunter in training. When he saves a young girl from two thuggish men with dark magic, he’s puzzled as to why…

  • The Frontman, by Lawrence Parlier

    The Frontman, by Lawrence Parlier (In association with Black Rose Writing) Hey guys, how are you? Are you looking forward to the weekend? Today, I’m excited to share my review of The Frontman, a thriller / urban fantasy style novel, by Lawrence Parlier.   About When world-renowned singer-songwriter Kerry Vance is found dead in his hotel room, those closest to him begin to question things. They don’t believe his death was the accidental overdose it was made out to be: they believe it was planned.…

  • A World on the Island's Edge

    A World on the Island’s Edge

    Hi everyone, I hope you’re all doing well. Today, I’m reviewing A World on the Island’s Edge, by Matthew Rudd Reynolds. About Andi and Artie are twins. Sadly, their grandmother is developing dementia and the threat of the two siblings being separated seems right around the corner. Set in Grey Cove, Andi is desperate to find a solution to her family’s problems when she has an unusual vision to save a golden dolphin calf. With the dolphin’s mother dead, Andi must protect him at all…

  • Special, chino chakanga, book review

    Special by Chino Chakanga

    Hi guys, it’s lovely to speak to you again. The sun is shining here in England and it feels like a wonderful day for a new review. Today, I’m reviewing a book very close to my heart: Special, by Chino Chakanga.   About Special, by Chino Chakanga is an inspiring tale following teenager Hope, the girl who never developed any special abilities, unlike her peers. Diagnosed with ADSD (Ability Dysfunction Spectrum Disorder), Hope spends most of her time seeing doctors who hope to ‘fix’ her.…