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Blog Tour Review: Toletis – Rafa Ruiz (Guest Review)

Blog Tour Review: Toletis – Rafa Ruiz (Guest Review)

Hello! I have something a little different today, a review of a children's book called Toletis by Rafa Ruiz. Being a fully fledged grown up with boring things like a job and a mortgage I didn't think I was best placed to review a children's book. Fortunately I know a lovely little girl called Lucy … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: Toletis – Rafa Ruiz (Guest Review)

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Book Review: Sweet Sorrow – David Nicholls

Book Review: Sweet Sorrow – David Nicholls

About The Book One life-changing summerCharlie meets Fran... In 1997, Charlie Lewis is the kind of boy you don't remember in the school photograph. His exams have not gone well. At home he is looking after his father, when surely it should be the other way round, and if he thinks about the future at … Continue reading Book Review: Sweet Sorrow – David Nicholls

Book Review: The Family Upstairs – Lisa Jewell

Book Review: The Family Upstairs – Lisa Jewell

About The Book In a large house in London’s fashionable Chelsea, a baby is awake in her cot. Well-fed and cared for, she is happily waiting for someone to pick her up. In the kitchen lie three decomposing corpses. Close to them is a hastily scrawled note.  They’ve been dead for several days. Who has … Continue reading Book Review: The Family Upstairs – Lisa Jewell

Book Review: Ask Again, Yes – Mary Beth Keane

Book Review: Ask Again, Yes – Mary Beth Keane

About The Book Gillam, upstate New York: a town of ordinary, big-lawned suburban houses. The Gleesons have recently moved there and soon welcome the Stanhopes as their new neighbours. Lonely Lena Gleeson wants a friend but Anne Stanhope - cold, elegant, unstable - wants to be left alone. It's left to their children - Lena's … Continue reading Book Review: Ask Again, Yes – Mary Beth Keane

Desert Island Books with Linda Hill @Lindahill50Hill

Desert Island Books with Linda Hill @Lindahill50Hill

Hello and welcome to another instalment of Desert Island Books! This is a monthly feature where I chat to bloggers, authors and people from the book industry about the books they love. The premise is simple – imagine you have ended up on a desert island. You have sufficient food and clean water but you … Continue reading Desert Island Books with Linda Hill @Lindahill50Hill

July 2019 Books

July 2019 Books

Hello! July was a weird one wasn't it? A heatwave that stopped trains, torrential rain and a new Prime Minister (the least said about that the better). But! July was also Theakstons Crime Writing Festival at Harrogate, where the great and good from the book world descend on the Old Swan Hotel in Harrogate for … Continue reading July 2019 Books

Blog Tour Review: Looker – Laura Sims

Blog Tour Review: Looker – Laura Sims

About The Book The Professor lives in Brooklyn; her partner Nathan left her when she couldn't have a baby. All she has now is her dead-end teaching job, her ramshackle apartment, and Nathan's old moggy, Cat. Who she doesn't even like. The Actress lives a few doors down. She's famous and beautiful, with auburn hair, … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: Looker – Laura Sims