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The Book in Hand is a SFF Book Review Blog but also you can find Book Recaps, TBR related posts and other feature posts like Sundays Seven!

  • BOOK REVIEW | BLACKWING BY ED MCDONALD & NARRATED BY COLIN MACE
    Hello Bookworms! Today I plan to get through as many reviews as I can as I am a wee bit behind. I just posted my review of The Engineer by Darran Handshaw and I want to get through this and at least one other today! On to the second review of the day…Blackwing by Ed … Read More
  • BOOK REVIEW | THE ENGINEER BY DARRAN M. HANDSHAW
    Hey Bookish Folk! I hope you are all doing well. First and foremost, thank you very much to Darran for sending me a copy of this book, I received an eBook of The Engineer in exchange for an honest review. A few facts about this book: Title: The Engineer Author: Darran M. Handshaw Published by The … Read More
  • BOOK TWO RECAP | GARDENS OF THE MOON CHAPTERS 5 TO 7…
    ***Please note this page contains affiliate links and at no extra charge to you I can earn a small fee on any qualifying purchases. Any and all money earned through these goes straight back into the blog*** If you haven’t already got your copy of this book then you can pick one up here or … Read More
  • BOOK ONE RECAP | GARDENS OF THE MOON CHAPTERS 1 TO 4…
    ***Please note this page contains affiliate links and at no extra charge to you I can earn a small fee on any qualifying purchases. Any and all money earned through these goes straight back into the blog*** If you haven’t already got your copy of this book then you can pick one up here or … Read More
  • BOOK REVIEW | THE FIRES OF VENGEANCE BY EVAN WINTER & NARRATED BY PRENTICE ONAYEMI
    Hello, Bookish Folk! It is about time I reviewed this book, I finished reading The Fires of Vengeance at the end of December. I read it in a total of four days and I listened to a good chunk of this book via the audiobook. This is one of those books I cant really read … Read More
  • COVER REVEAL | STONES OF LIGHT BY ZACK ARGYLE
    A massive thank you to the amazing Storytellers On Tour for arranging this cover reveal. Hello there my beautiful book people! Well, hot damn guys…but have I got something to show. We all know how much a book cover does for a book and if you keep those stunning eyes of yours scrolling you are … Read More
  • BOOK REVIEW | BEFORE THEY ARE HANGED & LAST ARGUMENT OF KINGS BY JOE ABERCROMBIE
    Hey Bookish Folk! I am finally back, I feel like I haven’t written a review or one of my features in such a long time! But hey, a girl has to have some time off over the holidays, right?! Lord knows I didn’t get it at work. Today I am going to be reviewing not … Read More
  • BOOK RECAP | BEFORE THEY ARE HANGED BY JOE ABERCROMBIE
    ***Please note this page contains affiliate links and at no extra charge to you I can earn a small fee on any qualifying purchases. Any and all money earned through these goes straight back into the blog*** If you haven’t already got your copy of this book then you can pick one up here. A … Read More
  • BOOK RECAP | THE BLADE ITSELF BY JOE ABERCROMBIE
    EVERYTHING IN THIS POST IS A SPOILER!! My Review to this book can be found here. If you haven’t already got your copy of this book then you can pick one up here. A few facts about THE BLADE ITSELF: Title: The Blade Itself Author:  Joe Abercrombie Published by Gollancz Pages: 515 IN SHORT: Logen … Read More
  • BOOK OF THE MONTH | DECEMBER
    Hey All! I hope you all had a great and safe New Years Eve. Well, it is the first day of the new year and what a year 2020 was. Ok, so this month was my last stand against my Goodreads Challenge! I was so sure I wasn’t going to make it. It was the … Read More

“She read books as one would breathe air, to fill up and live..”

Annie Dillard

ALL THE BOOKS I HAVE BEEN MEANING TO READ…

Ahhh the TBR, a hopeful list that begins off small, but as the years fly by that once small list grows and grows and grows. Until one day it is no longer a little hopeful list but an unruly beast flooded with all the glories of the book world…

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.”

C.S. Lewis