The End of Men by Christina Sweeney-Baird

Today I’m thrilled to be sharing my review of the End of Men by debut author, Christina Sweeney-Baird. Thank you to Borough Press for a gifted copy and to Tandem Collective for inviting me to join in with the read-a-long this week. Synopsis: GLASGOW, 2025.  Dr Amanda Maclean is called to treat a young man with… Continue reading The End of Men by Christina Sweeney-Baird

An Act of Love by Carol Drinkwater

Thank you to Chrissie at Michael Joseph Books for the invitation to join the blog tour for An Act of Love by Carol Drinkwater, published in the UK on April 29th and a copy of the book to read and review. Synopsis: It was an idyllic summer. Until they had to escape. France, 1943. Forced… Continue reading An Act of Love by Carol Drinkwater

Another Life by Jodie Chapman

Thank you to Michael Joseph and Penguin Random House for a proof copy of this emotional debut novel, published in the UK on Thursday 1st April 2020. This book is a BBC2 BETWEEN THE COVERS PICK. Here is my mini non spoiler review. Synopsis: She could be the girl dancing on tables one night, and the next… Continue reading Another Life by Jodie Chapman

love songs for sceptics by christina pishiris

Late last year I attended a Books and The City book event run with Hillingdon Library and requested a copy of this book. When putting together a ‘sunshine stack’ for my Instagram account (@karenkisreading), I realised that I still hadn’t read the book and added it to my April reading list. Here is a mini… Continue reading love songs for sceptics by christina pishiris

#coverreveal His Other Woman by Louise Voss

It’s a busy day on my blog today. Now I’m pleased to be sharing a Bookouture cover reveal for the new Louise Voss book which is being published in July 2021. Synopsis: When my husband vanished, I could never have imagined that finding him again would be worse than losing him… Not long before our… Continue reading #coverreveal His Other Woman by Louise Voss

The Legacy by Caroline Bond

Thank you to Corvus Books for a copy of the legacy by Caroline Bond to read and review. The book was published last week in the UK. Here is my mini review. Synopsis:  A death in the family rarely brings out the best in people – even the deceased  Jonathan Coulter planned for his death… Continue reading The Legacy by Caroline Bond

A Book of Secrets by Kate Morrison

Thank you to Anne of Random Things Tours for the invitation to join the blog tour. Thank you to Jacaranda Books for a stunning hardback copy of the book to read and review. Synopsis: A Book of Secrets tells the story of a West African girl hunting for her lost brother through an Elizabethan underworld of… Continue reading A Book of Secrets by Kate Morrison

This Nowhere Place by Natasha Bell

Thanks to Jennifer Breslin of Penguin Michael Joseph for a proof copy of This Nowhere Place by Natasha Bell to read and review. I’m sharing my non spoiler mini review on this week of publication. Synopsis: Ten years ago, Mo arrived at the white cliffs of Dover, befriended by teenagers Cali and Jude. They thought… Continue reading This Nowhere Place by Natasha Bell

The Village of Lost and Found by Alison Sherlock

Thank you to Rachel of Rachels Random Resources for the invitation to read and review the second book set in Cranbridge, after I enjoyed the first book, The Village Shop for Lonely Hearts last year (see my review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/07/17/the-village-shop-for-lonely-hearts-by-alison-sherlock-blogtour/). Synopsis: Scandal hit party girl Lucy Conway needs to leave London fast, so she packs… Continue reading The Village of Lost and Found by Alison Sherlock