Snowflake by Louise Nealon

Thank you to Manilla Press and Readers First for a copy of this debut novel to read and review. Synopsis: Eighteen-year-old Debbie White lives on a dairy farm with her mother, Maeve, and her uncle, Billy. Billy sleeps out in a caravan in the garden with a bottle of whiskey and the stars overhead for… Continue reading Snowflake by Louise Nealon

The Nothing Man by Catherine Ryan Howard

Today I’m sharing my review for The Nothing Man by Catherine Ryan Howard again to celebrate paperback publication day in the UK. Thank you to Corvus Books for a copy of the hardback last year. Synopsis: I was the girl who survived the Nothing Man.Now I am the woman who is going to catch him…… Continue reading The Nothing Man by Catherine Ryan Howard

Madame Burova by Ruth Hogan

Thank you to Two Roads Books, part of Hatchette UK and Readers First for the opportunity to read and review the latest book by Ruth Hogan before publication day (1st April 2021 in the UK). Here is a mini review about why I enjoyed it. Synopsis: Madame Burova – Tarot Reader, Palmist and Clairvoyant is retiring and… Continue reading Madame Burova by Ruth Hogan

January 2021 round up

With the UK locked down again as we try to reduce the spread of Covid 19, I’ve had more reading time on the weekends and my midweek day off (I decided to have a midweek day off to enable me to do my essential food shopping when it is quieter). I’ve finished 18 books this… Continue reading January 2021 round up

The Lost Lights of St Kilda by Elisabeth Gifford

Today I’m sharing one of my 5 star reviews from March 2020 for a book I enjoyed just before lockdown one, in March 2020. Thanks to Corvus Books for a copy via Readers First. The paperback of the book was published in October 2020. Publisher comments:- When Fred Lawson takes a summer job on St… Continue reading The Lost Lights of St Kilda by Elisabeth Gifford

The Foundling by Stacey Halls

The Foundling by Stacey Halls My rating: 5 of 5 stars Today I’m sharing another of my 2020 5 star read reviews from February 2020. Synopsis: Six years after leaving her illegitimate daughter Clara at London’s Foundling Hospital, Bess Bright returns to reclaim the child she has never known. Dreading the worst – that Clara… Continue reading The Foundling by Stacey Halls

The Windsor Knot by SJ Bennett

Today I’m sharing my thoughts about the Windsor Knot by S.J. Bennett, being published today. Thank you to Bonnier Books, Zaffre Books and Readers First for a copy of the book – my thoughts are my own and not influenced by the gift. Synopsis: The first book in a highly original and delightfully clever crime… Continue reading The Windsor Knot by SJ Bennett

How It All Blew Up by Arvin Ahmadi

Thank you to Readers First and Hot Key books for a copy of this new Young Adult book by a new author to me. My thoughts are my own and not influenced by the gift. The book is published in the UK today. Synopsis: Eighteen-year-old Amir Azadi always knew that coming out to his Muslim… Continue reading How It All Blew Up by Arvin Ahmadi