Blog Tour + Review – The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Hello everyone, I am extremely excited to be part of this rather humongous blog tour for the smart and twisty YA thriller that is The Inheritance Games. Thank you very much to Dave @ The Write Reads for his meticulous organisation, and for the beautiful free physical copy! My anticipation for this book was heightened … Continue reading Blog Tour + Review – The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Blog Tour + Review – A Song Of Isolation by Michael J. Malone

Hello everyone, I am very excited to be a part of the blog tour for The Song Of Isolation by Michael J. Malone. Having read his most recent book earlier this year, I expected this to be a powerful one and it did not disappoint! Thank you very much to Anne Cater for my place … Continue reading Blog Tour + Review – A Song Of Isolation by Michael J. Malone

Book Review – The Foundling by Stacey Halls

Pages: 370 Published: 4th February 2020 Genre: Historical Fiction Trigger warnings: Racism, agoraphobia London, 1754. Six years after leaving her newborn, Clara, at London's Foundling Hospital, young Bess Bright returns to reclaim the illegitimate daughter she has never really known. Dreading the worst - that Clara has died in care - the last thing she expects to hear is … Continue reading Book Review – The Foundling by Stacey Halls

Book Review and Discussion – The Murmur Of Bees by Sofia Segovia

Translated by: Simon Bruni Pages: 462 Published: 1st March 2015 Genre: Historical/Literary Fiction Trigger warnings: Injury detail, child death, grief This was a buddy read with my friend Kriti, our second of 2020. We talked about the book in detail at various intervals, taking it in turns to ask each other questions and write down our observations. It was … Continue reading Book Review and Discussion – The Murmur Of Bees by Sofia Segovia

Book Review – A Good Girl’s Guide To Murder by Holly Jackson

Pages: 433 Published: 2nd May 2019 Genre: Young Adult Thriller/Mystery The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the murder, Pippa Fitz-Amobi … Continue reading Book Review – A Good Girl’s Guide To Murder by Holly Jackson

Blog Tour + Review – The Last To Know by Jo Furniss

Hello everyone, It is my turn on the blog tour for The Last To Know by Jo Furniss, which was released only a week ago. Thank you very much to Anne Cater for the invitation to take part; the synopsis was extremely enticing! Pages: 318 Published: 11th August 2020 Genre: General Fiction/Mystery Trigger warnings: Suicide, child death, allusions to sexual abuse … Continue reading Blog Tour + Review – The Last To Know by Jo Furniss

Book Review – How To Disappear by Gillian McAllister

Pages: 451 Published: 9th July 2020 Genre: Domestic Thriller Trigger warnings: Online abuse Lauren's daughter Zara witnessed a terrible crime. But speaking up comes with a price, and when Zara's identity is revealed online, it puts a target on her back. The only choice is to disappear. From their family, their friends, even from Lauren's … Continue reading Book Review – How To Disappear by Gillian McAllister

Book Review – Ruin And Rising by Leigh Bardugo

Pages: 369 Published: 19th June 2014 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Trigger warnings: Suicide, sexual references The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Now the nation's fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army. Deep in an ancient network of tunnels and caverns, a weakened Alina must submit … Continue reading Book Review – Ruin And Rising by Leigh Bardugo

Book Review – The Guest List by Lucy Foley

Pages: 378 Published: 19th March 2020 Genre: Mystery/Thriller On an island off the coast of Ireland, guests gather to celebrate two people joining their lives together as one. The groom a rising television star. The bride a magazine publisher. It’s a wedding for a magazine in a remote location. As the champagne is popped and the festivities begin, … Continue reading Book Review – The Guest List by Lucy Foley

Book Review – Beast by Matt Wesolowski

Pages: 320 Published: 20th December 2019 Genre: Crime/Mystery The fourth book in the Six Stories series. In the wake of the 'Beast from the East' cold snap that ravaged the UK in 2018, a grisly discovery was made in a ruin on the Northumbrian coast. Twenty-four-year-old vlogger, Elizabeth Barton, had been barricaded inside what locals … Continue reading Book Review – Beast by Matt Wesolowski