Afterthoughts: Shadow by Karin Alvtegen

In a nutshell: A good novel with a well-developed storyline. It takes a while to get going but when it does the surprises and plot-twists comes thick and fast. Some characters have been much better realised than others, but overall an accomplished … [Read more...]

Forethoughts: Shadow by Karin Alvtegen

Such is the cover art for Shadow, that when I first slipped it out of its Jiffy Bag, I rolled my eyes, let out a big sigh and mumbled “Oh Great! Another misery memoir to throw on the never-to-be-read shelf.” A grungy dark cover complete with faux … [Read more...]