Book Review – That Night by Gillian McAllister

Pages: 435 Published: 10th June 2021 Genre: Psychological Thriller Trigger warnings: Violence, sexual references, mental health sub-plot That night everything changed. The night Frannie committed a murder, but she didn’t mean to. That night we helped her bury the body, what else could we do? One hot summers night in Italy, Joe and Cathy Plant receive a phone call … Continue reading Book Review – That Night by Gillian McAllister

Book Review – Daisy Jones And The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Pages: 381 Published: 5th March 2019 Genre: General Fiction Trigger warnings: Drugs, sexual references, alcoholism Everyone knows Daisy Jones & The Six, but nobody knows the real reason why they split at the absolute height of their popularity…until now. Daisy is a girl coming of age in L.A. in the late sixties, sneaking into clubs … Continue reading Book Review – Daisy Jones And The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Book Review – The Golem And The Jinni by Helene Wecker

Pages: 646 Published: 23rd April 2013 Genre: Historical Fantasy Trigger warnings: Attempted suicide, sexual references, misogyny This was a buddy read with my friend Kriti. When she suggested this book I was unsure what to expect and I knew that it would be out of my comfort zone, but I ended up enjoying it. Read on to find … Continue reading Book Review – The Golem And The Jinni by Helene Wecker

Discussion – My Favourite Authors By Category

Hello everyone, It's discussion time! And brace yourselves, for this is going to be long one. The idea for this post came when I had a particular question on my mind: What makes the ultimate perfect book? Away from thinking about my generic reading preferences, I decided to think about particular authors and which of … Continue reading Discussion – My Favourite Authors By Category

Book Review – The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner

Pages: 257 Published: 2nd March 2021 Genre: General Fiction (Historical/Contemporary) Trigger warnings: Drugs, suicide, sexual references A female apothecary secretly dispenses poisons to liberate women from the men who have wronged them - setting three lives across centuries on a dangerous collision course. Rule #1: The poison must never be used to harm another woman. Rule #2: The names … Continue reading Book Review – The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner

Author Q&A – Beverley Adams #TheRebelSuffragette

Hello everyone, Recently I shared the cover reveal for The Rebel Suffragette by Beverley Adams, which tells the story of women's equality campaigner Edith Rigby. Published by Pen and Sword, and due to be released on 30th September, this is Beverley's first book and I am delighted to be hosting a Q&A with her today! Beverley is … Continue reading Author Q&A – Beverley Adams #TheRebelSuffragette