Monthly Round-Ups

January Round-Up – The Books I Read In January 2017

In January I managed to read and review eight books: The Good People by Hannah Kent (Picador) – My first review of January was one of my most anticipated reads of 2017. Set in nineteenth century Ireland and inspired by true events from the time, The Good People is a moving, evocative story of belief,… Continue reading January Round-Up – The Books I Read In January 2017

Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog Tour – Rupture by Ragnar Jonasson

Those have you who have been following my blog for a while may know that I am a fan of Ragnar Jonasson’s Dark Iceland series, so needless to say I was eagerly anticipating the release of Rupture, the latest in the series which was published in paperback this month. This is the fourth in the… Continue reading Blog Tour – Rupture by Ragnar Jonasson

Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog Tour – Lying In Wait by Liz Nugent

Today I am thrilled to be taking part in the blog tour for Lying In Wait, the latest novel from Liz Nugent.  I had heard great things about this book and the blurb intrigued me so I was very much looking forward to reading it. ‘My husband did not mean to kill Annie Doyle, but… Continue reading Blog Tour – Lying In Wait by Liz Nugent

Subscription Box Unboxings

Fairy Loot Unboxing – January 2017

This month I received my second Fairy Loot box! Fairy Loot is a monthly subscription box focusing on Young Adult fantasy titles. You can get a single box for £26 per month (plus VAT and shipping) or you can choose to subscribe for 3 or 6 months. I really liked December’s ‘Sci-Fi Adventure’ box (unboxing… Continue reading Fairy Loot Unboxing – January 2017

Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog Tour – Deep Down Dead by Steph Broadribb

Today I am thrilled to be taking part in the blog tour for Deep Down Dead, the debut novel from fellow blogger Steph Broadribb who blogs about crime fiction at http://www.crimethrillergirl.com. I was intrigued by the blurb for Deep Down Dead, which is the first in a series of books featuring Lori Anderson – a… Continue reading Blog Tour – Deep Down Dead by Steph Broadribb

Book Reviews

The Eleventh Letter by Tom Tomaszewski

My latest read was the last of Dodo Ink’s 2016 launch titles. I was intrigued to read The Eleventh Letter, a novel which is considered to be a ghost story combining elements of mystery and romance. ‘She went over to the window and looked down onto the police vehicles in the courtyard, their roof-lights glittering… Continue reading The Eleventh Letter by Tom Tomaszewski

Book Reviews

Wait For Me, Jack by Addison Jones

Wait For Me, Jack is the latest novel from Addison Jones who has previously written both novels and short stories under the name of Cynthia Rogerson. This latest novel is a story of love and marriage and how it evolves over time. ‘Then she begins to run because something inside is lurching towards him, as… Continue reading Wait For Me, Jack by Addison Jones