Honeycomb – Joanne M Harris

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"When the Nine Worlds were still very young, there were no stories." Honeycomb is a collection of dark, fable-like short stories, all set in the same world of myth and fairy tale, many of which centre around the same few characters while others take us on detours. I believe this is called a 'mosaic' collection, … Continue reading Honeycomb – Joanne M Harris

A Pocketful of Crows – Joanne M Harris

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"The year it turns, and turns, and turns." Taking inspiration from The Child Ballads (which I'll confess I'd never heard of, but turn out to be a collection of traditional ballads collected by Francis Child, rather than songs about children!), A Pocketful of Crows is a lovely, if dark, fairy tale-esque story of the magic of nature, and … Continue reading A Pocketful of Crows – Joanne M Harris