Book Review – The Corset by Laura Purcell

Pages: 392 Published: 20th September 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction Trigger warnings: Child death, racism This was a buddy read with my friend Pauliina. I am very grateful to her as she engages in such thoughtful discussion, and makes me look upon a book from a slightly different perspective. I really enjoyed reading this one with her and we both … Continue reading Book Review – The Corset by Laura Purcell

The Finished Books Tag

Hello everyone, I hope you are all keeping well at this very worrying time. At the moment, books and writing are providing a valuable sense of escape, so I am even more thankful for them as I embark on social distancing. It is time for another tag post! Thank you very much to Danni for … Continue reading The Finished Books Tag

Book Review – The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell

Pages: 446 Published: 6th August 2019 Genre: Mystery/Thriller Trigger warnings: Drugs, rape/sexual abuse Soon after her twenty-fifth birthday, Libby Jones returns home from work to find the letter she’s been waiting for her entire life. She rips it open with one driving thought: I am finally going to know who I am. She soon learns not only the … Continue reading Book Review – The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell

Book Review – All The Rage by Cara Hunter

Pages: 440 Published: 23rd January 2020 Genre: Crime A teenage girl is found wandering the outskirts of Oxford, dazed and distressed. The story she tells is terrifying. Grabbed off the street, a plastic bag pulled over her face, then driven to an isolated location where she was subjected to what sounds like an assault. Yet she refuses to … Continue reading Book Review – All The Rage by Cara Hunter

Blog Tour + Review – Containment by Vanda Symon

Hello everyone, I am very excited to be part of this blog tour for Containment by Vanda Symon, and now to be sharing my thoughts. Thank you to Anne Cater for giving me the chance to participate, and to Orenda Books for providing me with a free copy. Pages: 262 Published: 5th March 2020 by Orenda (originally published … Continue reading Blog Tour + Review – Containment by Vanda Symon

Blog Tour + Review: Dead Ringer by Nicola Martin

Hello everyone, It is my turn on the blog tour for Nicola Martin's debut novel Dead Ringer. Thank you very much to Anne Cater for my place on the tour, and to Contraband for sending me an advanced copy. Pages: 451 Published: 27th February 2020 Genre: Domestic/psychological Thriller Trigger warnings: Drugs, strong sexual references, self-harm … Continue reading Blog Tour + Review: Dead Ringer by Nicola Martin