Russian Roulette, by Anthony Horowitz (Alex Rider reread #11)

“We all make choices, Cossack. Who we are in this world, what we do in it. Generous or selfish. Happy or sad. Good or evil. It's all down to choice.” This book has almost legendary status on my bookshelves, honestly. I've owned it since it was released in 2013, and never read it. That's nearly … Continue reading Russian Roulette, by Anthony Horowitz (Alex Rider reread #11)

Never Say Die, by Anthony Horowitz (Alex Rider reread #10)

“I am happy,” Alex said. He wondered if he had convinced Sabina. He certainly hadn’t convinced himself. We are finally caught up! And we're actually out of order here. Release order would be Russian Roulette next, then Secret Weapon ready for NIGHTSHADE. But I'm not doing that, because I wanted to read Alex's whole story … Continue reading Never Say Die, by Anthony Horowitz (Alex Rider reread #10)

Crocodile Tears, by Anthony Horowitz (Alex Rider reread #8)

“A very wise man once defined charity in the following way. He said it was poor people in rich countries giving money to rich people in poor countries.” It turns out that I didn't remember anything that happened in this book, but on the reread I absolutely loved it? A brilliant entry into the series … Continue reading Crocodile Tears, by Anthony Horowitz (Alex Rider reread #8)

Alex Rider Undercover, by Anthony Horowitz (World Book Day Bonus Review!)

This is a bit of a different one! I actually found out about Alex Rider Undercover after I'd already started the reread marathon. Undercover is a collection of four short stories being released and re-released for World Book Day 2020. World Book Day 2020 is happening today, March 5th! It's the 23rd annual World Book … Continue reading Alex Rider Undercover, by Anthony Horowitz (World Book Day Bonus Review!)

“Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” novel review round-up

I couldn't take a Star Wars themed photo without including my baby boy. So, in the lead up to The Rise of Skywalker (a movie I'm not discussing here) I decided to read the novels listed as 'Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker': Resistance Reborn, Force Collector, Spark of the Resistance and Choose … Continue reading “Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” novel review round-up