A Woman Made of Snow by Elisabeth Gifford

I’m sharing two historical fiction reviews today on my book blog for two excellent books on blog tours arranged by the lovely Anne Cater of Random Things Tours. The first book being reviewed is A Woman Made of Snow, the second book I’ve read by Elisabeth Gifford (her book The Lost Lights of St Kilda… Continue reading A Woman Made of Snow by Elisabeth Gifford

The Case of the Missing Firefly by Chris McDonald

I’m thrilled to be joining the Red Dog Press blog tour for the latest book in the Stonebridge Mysteries series by Chris McDonald, The Case of the Missing Firefly. Regular readers of my blog will know how much I enjoy reading this series (see my last review at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2021/06/10/meat-is-murder-by-chris-mcdonald-the-stonebridge-mysteries-3/). Thank you to Sean at Red… Continue reading The Case of the Missing Firefly by Chris McDonald

The Man on the Street by Trevor Wood

Thank you to Trevor Wood and The Motherload Book Club for a signed copy of this debut novel. Many apologies for the delay in reading and reviewing. Synopsis: It started with a splash. Jimmy, a homeless veteran grappling with PTSD, did his best to pretend he hadn’t heard it – the sound of something heavy… Continue reading The Man on the Street by Trevor Wood

The Man Who Died Twice by Richard Osman

Thank you to Ellie Hudson at Viking Books for the opportunity to read an early digital proof copy via NetGalley. Last year I loved reading the first book, The Thursday Murder Club, and my non spoiler review can be found at https://mentoringmumof2bookreviews.home.blog/2020/09/02/the-thursday-murder-club-by-richard-osman/. I’m sharing a mini review today for the book which will be published… Continue reading The Man Who Died Twice by Richard Osman

The Case of the Missing Firefly by Chris McDonald (Stonebridge Mysteries 4)

I’m thrilled to be taking part in the cover reveal for the latest book in the Stonebridge Mysteries series by Chris McDonald, The Case of the Missing Firefly. This novella will be published by Red Dog Press later this month. Synopsis: The notoriously hard-drinking, backstabbing Stonebridge Radio crew are having their Hallowe’en party on Winkle… Continue reading The Case of the Missing Firefly by Chris McDonald (Stonebridge Mysteries 4)

A Deadly Coincidence by Keith Finney

Thank you to Kelly at Love Books Tours for the invitation to join the blog tour and for the digital review copy to read and review. Synopsis: A deadly secret in the heart of a quiet country village. In sleepy Lipton St Faith, the locals are getting used to their new rationing books and blackout… Continue reading A Deadly Coincidence by Keith Finney

The Dinner Guest by B P Walter

Thank you to One More Chapter and Harper Collins UK for the opportunity to read and review a digital copy via NetGalley. I’m taking part in the OMC Blogger Readalong this week and here is a mini non spoiler review. Synopsis: Four people walked into the dining room that night. One would never leave. Matthew: the… Continue reading The Dinner Guest by B P Walter

The Shape of Darkness by Laura Purcell

Today I’m thrilled to be sharing my thoughts about this stunning book. Thank you to Anne Cater of Random Things Tours for the invite to the blog tour for The Shape of Darkness by Laura Purcell and to Raven Books/ Bloomsbury Books for a gorgeous proof copy to read and review. Synopsis: As the age… Continue reading The Shape of Darkness by Laura Purcell

The Curious Dispatch of Daniel Costello by Chris McDonald #TheStonebridgeMysteries

Today I’m thrilled to be sharing my thoughts about the first in the series of The Stonebridge Mysteries by Chris McDonald, a novella published recently by Red Dog Press. This is a no spoiler review. Thanks to Meggy for the invitation to read and review. Synopsis: Wedding bells are chiming in the idyllic, coastal town… Continue reading The Curious Dispatch of Daniel Costello by Chris McDonald #TheStonebridgeMysteries

The Marriage of Innis Wilkinson by Lauren H. Brandenburg

I’m pleased to join the blog tour for The Marriage of Innis Wilkinson, organised by Fern Lindsey-Tolley of Lion Hudson. Thank you for a paperback copy of the book, my thoughts are my own and not influenced by the gift. Synopsis: It is said that something magical happens during the festival season in Coraloo, something… Continue reading The Marriage of Innis Wilkinson by Lauren H. Brandenburg