Book Review – The Escape by C.L. Taylor

Pages: 411 Published: 23rd April 2017 Genre: Psychological Thriller Trigger warnings: Anxiety, drugs, references to child abuse When a stranger asks Jo Blackmore for a lift she says yes, then swiftly wishes she hadn't. The stranger knows Jo's name, she knows her husband Max and she's got a glove belonging to Jo's two year old … Continue reading Book Review – The Escape by C.L. Taylor

Monthly Wrap-Up – April 2020

Hello everyone, Well, it is fair to say that April was another unusual month. For me, as I am sure is the case for all of you, it was spent almost exclusively at home. All the days seemed to merge into one, not to mention go very quickly. The best thing for me in this … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up – April 2020

Book Review – Dead Popular by Sue Wallman

Pages: 272 Published: 1st August 2019 Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Trigger warnings: Child death, sexual assault The reigning queen bee, Kate, knows that you don't become the most powerful girl at school by playing nice. But when other students start revealing long-held secrets anonymously, she realizes someone is playing a much more dangerous game - … Continue reading Book Review – Dead Popular by Sue Wallman

Book Review – The Good People by Hannah Kent

Pages: 380 Published: 27th September 2016 Genre: Historical fiction Trigger warnings: Child death, stillbirth Nóra, bereft after the sudden death of her beloved husband, finds herself alone and caring for her young grandson Micheál. Micheál cannot speak and cannot walk and Nóra is desperate to know what is wrong with him. What happened to the healthy, happy grandson she … Continue reading Book Review – The Good People by Hannah Kent