Book Reviews

The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

One of the books selected by my book club for this month was The Wonder by Emma Donoghue. This is the first of her books I have read although I have Room on my ever growing TBR. I was drawn to The Wonder having been intrigued by the premise and its historical setting so was… Continue reading The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

Subscription Box Unboxings

Fairy Loot Unboxing – June 2017

Today I am very excited to be unboxing the June Fairy Loot! 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 am currently subscribed to… Continue reading Fairy Loot Unboxing – June 2017

Book Reviews

Tin Man by Sarah Winman

I was familiar with Sarah Winman’s previous works prior to reading her third novel, Tin Man, but hadn’t got round to read them. I had heard good things about previous novels When God Was A Rabbit and A Year Of Marvellous Ways so was delighted to receive a beautiful proof copy of Tin Man which… Continue reading Tin Man by Sarah Winman

Book Reviews

Broken Branches by M. Jonathan Lee

Broken Branches was the first book received from new independent publishers, Hideaway Fall. This is the fourth novel by M. Jonathan Lee, and with its promise of a sinister tale about a family curse, I was looking forward to finding out more... This novel focuses on Ian Perkins, a man who moves back to an… Continue reading Broken Branches by M. Jonathan Lee

Book Reviews

The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce

One of the books I was most looking forward to reading this year was Rachel Joyce’s latest novel, The Music Shop. I am a fan of Rachel Joyce’s writing, having enjoyed her previous works which include the bestselling The Unlikely Pilgrimage Of Harold Fry and its companion novel, The Love Song Of Miss Queenie Hennessey.… Continue reading The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce

Book Reviews

A Court Of Thorns And Roses by Sarah J. Maas

Today’s review is of the first in a trilogy which perhaps needs little introduction. Originally published in 2015, A Court Of Thorns And Roses is the first in a series by bestselling author Sarah J. Maas who is also the author of the Throne Of Glass series. I had seen a lot of hype surrounding… Continue reading A Court Of Thorns And Roses by Sarah J. Maas

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Holiday Reads!

Today I am off on holiday so thought I would share the books I was taking with me! Here are the books I have chosen... A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas (Bloomsbury) What the blurb says... ‘Feyre is a huntress. She thinks nothing of slaughtering a wolf to capture its prey.… Continue reading Holiday Reads!