Hello! Last year I did a Top 5 Books of 2017 Countdown and kind of assumed all the way through 2018 that I would do the same thing again this year. Then I sat down and looked at the books I have read this year and more importantly how many books I have read this … Continue reading Top 5 Books of 2018 Countdown- Number 4!
Month: November 2018
About The Book One crossed wire, three dead bodies and six bottles of bleach Seth Beauman can’t sleep. He stays up late, calling strangers from his phonebook, hoping to make a connection, while his wife, Maeve, sleeps upstairs. A crossed wire finds a suicidal Hadley Serf on the phone to Seth, thinking she is talking … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: Good Samaritans – Will Carver
Hello! Last year I did a Top 5 Books of 2017 Countdown and kind of assumed all the way through 2018 that I would do the same thing again this year. Then I sat down and looked at the books I have read this year and more importantly how many books I have read this … Continue reading Top 5 Books of 2018 Countdown – Number 5!
About The Book ‘ Directly I saw him, I knew he had to die.’ Germany, 1945. Klara Janowska and her daughter Alicja have walked for weeks to get to Graufeld Displaced Persons camp. In the cramped, dirty, dangerous conditions they, along with 3,200 others, are the lucky ones. They have survived and will do anything to … Continue reading Book Review: The Survivors – Kate Furnivall
About The Book Married couple Jack and Ali Gardiner move to a self-sufficient commune in the English Fens, desperate for fresh start. The local village is known for the witches who once resided there and Rosalind House, where the commune has been established, is a former psychiatric home,with a disturbing history. When Jack and Ali … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: The Lingering – S.J.I. Holliday
About The Book An audacious, compassionate state-of-the-nation novel about four strangers whose lives collide with far-reaching consequences. Beatrice Kizza, a woman in flight from a homeland that condemned her for daring to love, flees to London. There, she shields her sorrow from the indifference of her adopted city, and navigates a night-time world of … Continue reading Book Review: Paradise City – Elizabeth Day
About The Book Andre Aciman's Call Me by Your Name is the story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliffside mansion on the Italian Riviera. Each is unprepared for the consequences of their attraction, when, during the restless summer weeks, unrelenting currents … Continue reading Book Review: Call Me By Your Name – André Aciman
About The Book Louise is struggling to survive in New York; juggling a series of poorly paid jobs, renting a shabby flat, being catcalled by her creepy neighbour, she dreams of being a writer. And then one day she meets Lavinia. Lavinia who has everything - looks, money, clothes, friends, an amazing apartment. Lavinia … Continue reading Book Review: Social Creature – Tara Isabella Burton
Hello! Can you believe it is November already! Crazy! October started really well when I completed my Goodreads Reading Challenge <happy dance>. At the time of writing I am reading book number 94 of the year (Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman if you were wondering) which is the most books I have … Continue reading October Round Up!