The Dream House by Laura Dockrill

Thank you to Blue of Kaleidoscopic Tours and to Piccadilly Press for the opportunity to read and review this book for the Bookstagram tour (I will be sharing this review on Instagram – @karenkisreading ) Synopsis: A sensitive illustrated novella about a young boy losing a parent; a poignant topic for current times. Everyone needs… Continue reading The Dream House by Laura Dockrill

Make Yourself at Home by Ciara Geraghty

Thank you to Anne of Random Things Tours and Harper Collins UK for the opportunity to read and review Make Yourself at Home by Ciara Geraghty for the blog tour. Synopsis: It’s the last place she wants to be. It’s the only place left to go Marianne left home when she was fifteen following a… Continue reading Make Yourself at Home by Ciara Geraghty

The Hidden Child by Louise Fein

Thank you to the team at Head of Zeus for the opportunity to join the blog tour and for a proof copy of the book. Synopsis: From the outside, Eleanor and Edward Hamilton are the epitome of a perfect marriage but they’re harbouring a shameful secret that threatens to fracture their entire world. London, 1929. Eleanor… Continue reading The Hidden Child by Louise Fein

Three Words for Goodbye by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb

Thanks to Anne Cater of Random Things Tours and William Morrow (Harper Collins) for the opportunity to read and review this book for the blog tour. Synopsis: New York, 1937: When estranged sisters Clara and Madeleine Sommers learn their grandmother is dying, they agree to fulfil her last wish: to travel across Europe—together. They are… Continue reading Three Words for Goodbye by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb

The House Beneath the Cliffs by Sharon Gosling

Thank you to Anne of Random Things Tours and Books and the City / Simon and Schuster UK for the invitation to join the blog tour and a proof copy of this gorgeous book. I’m pleased to be starting the blog tour off on publication day. Synopsis: A remote yet beautiful village. A tiny kitchen… Continue reading The House Beneath the Cliffs by Sharon Gosling

The Heights by Louise Candlish

Thank you to Jess Barratt at Books and The City / Simon and Schuster UK for the invitation to join the blog tour and for a proof copy to read and review. I enjoyed reading The Other Passenger by Louise Candlish last year (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/06/23/the-other-passenger-by-louise-candlish/ ). Synopsis: He thinks he’s safe up… Continue reading The Heights by Louise Candlish

Beyond the Olive Grove by Kate Hewitt

Thank you to Sarah Hardy and Bookouture for the invitation to join the blog tour, and for a digital review copy to prepare for the blog tour. Synopsis: The place seemed utterly still, the only sound was the wind rustling high in the pines above. Standing there, realizing she didn’t even know which house had… Continue reading Beyond the Olive Grove by Kate Hewitt

Patience by Victoria Scott

Thank you to the Head of Zeus team for the invitation to join the blog tour for this debut novel, and a proof copy to read and review. Synopsis: If you were offered the chance to be ‘normal’ would you take it? Do we even know what ‘normal’ is? The Willow family have been through… Continue reading Patience by Victoria Scott

The Little Blue Door by Francesca Catlow

Thank you to Anne of Random Things Tours for the invitation to join the blog tour and the digital review copy to read and review. Synopsis: In the post-pandemic world Melodie feels lost and alone, desperate to find something to remind her of her previous life. She sets out on a trip to Corfu to… Continue reading The Little Blue Door by Francesca Catlow

A Sky Full of Stars by Dani Atkins

Thank you to the team at Head of Zeus for the invitation to join the blog tour for this emotional book. Today (5th August 2021) is paperback publication day and I’m pleased to be sharing my five star review on the first day of the blog tour. Synopsis: He’d have done everything differently if he’d… Continue reading A Sky Full of Stars by Dani Atkins